What's On | Wednesday 27th July 2016..
** Culinary | Wine & Dining Events **
|Workday Wind Down|
Monday to Thursday from 4:30pm to 6:30pm, come on down to InBARgo for the Workday Wind Down.
Whether it's humpday, humpday can't come soon enough or its just passed, come and enjoy a couple of relaxing drinks with friends at inBARgo after a hard d..
** Exhibitions | Art & Photo Events **
|Reality in flames|
Reality in flames explores Australian modernist artists' response to the Second World War.
Australian War Memorial,
Special Exhibition Gallery
3 July 2015 7 September 2016
Modern Australian artists were immersed in the Secon..
|William Edwin Pidgeon|
William Edwin Pidgeon (1909–1981), war correspondent and artist
William Edwin Pidgeon was a painter, cartoonist, illustrator, and newspaper critic. Known as “Wep”, Pidgeon became a cadet artist with the Sunday News in 1926. During the Second World..
** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **
|Afghanistan: the Australian story|
Discover the extraordinary efforts of Australians in Afghanistan through the words of our veterans and their families.
Half a world away Australians are serving their country by building another. The war in Afghanistan and operations in the Middle..
|Australia in the Great War|
Australia in the Great War is the Memorial’s new permanent exhibition on display in the First World War Galleries.
The exhibition presents the story of Australia in the First World War chronologically, covering all major theatres of operations: Ga..
The National Archives in Canberra has updated its café with a new display on banned books.
Read about the secret history of Australian censorship as you sip your coffee. You can also examine a censor's report or flip through a copy of a book or ..
** Film Festivals & Showing Events **
|Scandinavian Film Festival 2016|
The third Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival proudly presented by Palace is bringing you some of the most exciting and fresh movies from Denmark Finland Iceland Norway and Sweden grace luxurious Palace screens.
More than just noir the line-up inclu..
** Historical Locations & Tours Events **
|Parliament House | Open|
Parliament House is open to visitors every day of the year except for Christmas Day.
Visitors are welcome when Parliament House is open. There is a free guide service which assists visitors. On sitting days, Question Time in both chambers is held..
** Trips | Tours Events **
|Tours | Australian Institute of Sport|
Visit one of Canberra’s most popular tourist attractions and go behind the scenes at Australia’s premier elite sporting precinct.
You might catch some of Australia’s top athletes in training, and because every tour is guided by an athlete, you’ll..
** Trivia and Quiz Events **
Transit Bar hosts Transit Trivia, every Wednesday from 7:30pm.
Q: What's there to do on Wednesday nights?
A: Transit Trivia!
Transit Trivia, hosted by none other than the Fame Trivia gang.
Starting at 7.30pm every Wednesday, come down with ..