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Events list

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 24 August 2019
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    Mascara’s Global South Salon

    Mascara's Global South Salon: A Reading and Performance

    This reading is a creative submersion into the colloquium themes from diaspora writers and translators who live and work in Sydney, and whose ancestries trace to the Global South. They have lived in the United Kingdom, United States, Germany, Africa, Mexico and Australia.

  • 26 August 2019
    8.00am - 5.30pm
    ABAC2019

    Australian Biology of Ageing Conference (ABAC) 2019

    This year’s Australian Biology of Ageing conference aims to address how genetic, dietary & pharmacological interventions impact the ageing process. The focus is to highlight new technologies, cutting-edge advances & novel interventions to delay age-related disease & extend health span & lifespan.

  • 26 August 2019
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    Study Centres Wk 5 (HJ Daley Library)

    A weekly two-hour session providing free homework support and tutoring to high school students in Years 7-12 at selected local libraries.

  • 26 August 2019
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    Study Centres Wk 5 (Liverpool Library)

    A weekly two-hour session providing free homework support and tutoring to high school students in Years 7-12 at selected local libraries.

  • 26 August 2019
    5.30pm - 7.30pm
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    Women in Revolutionary Egypt (and Beyond)

    A conversation between Prof Shereen Abuelnaga (Cairo University) and Lucia Sorbera (The University of Sydney)

  • 26 August 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    A flame burning paper with text on it

    Sydney Ideas: Breaking news - on the decline of press freedom and democracy

    What does national security, data security and the changing face of legislation mean for free speech and our right to know? A reporter, satirist and political theorist examine the state of affairs.

  • 27 August 2019
    6.00pm - 8.30pm
    beloved days

    Beloved Days

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the Australian premiere of 'Beloved Days'.

  • 27 August 2019
    6.30pm - 8.00pm
    Seniors walking in the park

    Sydney Ideas: Living longer - why, and how?

    Ageing is the main cause of chronic diseases such as Alzheimer's, cancer and cardiovascular disease. Given this exorable link, can we extend our lifespan without risking our health and quality of life?

  • 28 August 2019
    2.00pm - 4.00pm
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    Sydney Ideas: Animal welfare, human wellbeing and planetary health

    Join us for a discussion of how the choices we make when we feed our animal companions affects other animals, the environment and even our own wellbeing.

  • 29 August 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Blue ocean

    Sydney Ideas: Bold new ideas for Australia's future

    Australian politics has been systematically disrupted by leadership changes, the rise of populism and shifting geopolitical realities. What now for Australia's future? Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd joins political adviser Marc Stears to discuss.