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Events list

  • Date
  • 29 November 2012 - Every weekday, until further notice
    10.00am - 4.30pm
    Female terracotta figurine with baby (NM 47.347) Late Cypriot II (c. 1450-1200 BC)

    Aphrodite’s Island: Australian Archaeologists in Cyprus

    This exhibition will explore the stories of the Australian researchers who have investigated the island’s history.

  • 03 March 2013 - Every week on Sunday, until further notice
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Free Carillon Recitals

    Weekly Sunday recitals on the War Memorial Carillon, featuring the University carillonists and special guests.

  • 12 January 2015 - Every weekday, until further notice
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    LEGO Pompeii

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for LEGO Pompeii - the model, one of the largest ever built, will include Pompeii as it was at the moment of destruction in AD 79, as it was when rediscovered in the 1700s, and as it is today.

  • 24 April 2015 - Every day, until 2nd Oct 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Exhibition: Stories of War from the University Collections

    Honouring the unique role of University staff and students during World War I.

  • 19 May 2015 - Every day, until further notice
    11.00am - 1.00pm


    Sport for Jove’s 100-minute Macbeth plunges students into Shakespeare’s most immersive and haunting play that tells of the murderous ascent to greatness of a husband and wife who believe they can control time and destiny.

  • 20 May 2015 - Every weekday, until further notice
    10.00am - 4.30pm
    Padiashaikhet NMR.28

    Death Magic

    Death in Ancient Egypt was a magical experience.

  • 25 May 2015 - Every weekday, until further notice
    10.00am - 4.30pm
    Photographer: Shantell Toomey.

    Dhaga Ngiyahni Ngan.Girra (Where We All Meet)

    Dhaga Ngiyanhi Ngan.Girra is Wiradjuri for 'Where We All Meet'. The representation of a meeting place is a central idea within this collaboration between two artists, Lynette Riley and Diane Riley McNaboe.

  • 29 June 2015 - Every day, until 31st Aug 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Covers from the books: ‘Death Wears a Lady’s Smile’ (Don Haring), ‘The Dying Trade’ (Peter Corris, 1980), ‘Still Murder’ (Finola Moorhead, 1991),’ Grim Pickings’ (Jennifer Rowe, 1987)

    Exhibition: Highlights and Lowlifes

    Rare Books and Special Collections will be hosting a display of some of the Australian works held in the Detective Fiction Collection. #RareBooks #FisherLibrary

  • 1 July 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Jane Eyre Montage (image by Anne Kaye)

    BOOKISH II - 1 Jul to 5 Aug

    Artists Anne Kay, Jane Polkinghorne and Sarah Newall use the book as a starting point for three different approaches to working with books as inspiration, as concept, as object and as source.

  • 06 July 2015 - Every weekday, until further notice
    10.00am - 4.30pm

    Reparative aesthetics: Rosângela Rennó and Fiona Pardington

    "Reparative aesthetics: Rosângela Rennó and Fiona Pardington" will be presented at the University Art Gallery (4 July – 25 Sept 2015). In this exhibition guest curator Sue Best asks how do artists confront troubling national histories?