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AUSTRALIA’S STORY IN 12 OBJECTS

by National Museum of Australia
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Visions Theatre, National Museum of Australia

Lawson Crescent

Acton, ACT 2601

Australia

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Australia’s story in 12 objects: with Dr Susan Carland and Professor Bruce Scates

Wednesday 8 November 2017, 5.45pm–8pm


Join a virtual road trip of Australia with Dr Susan Carland, sociologist, social critic and the co-creator of Salam Cafe, and Professor Bruce Scates, FASSA, historian, novelist and film producer.

Hear Susan and Bruce tell the story of the nation through 12 captivating objects that explore Australia's past, present and future.

Three years in the making and filmed across the length and breadth of the continent, Australian Journey is a collaboration between Monash University, the Australian National University and the National Museum of Australia.

The documentary series will be launched by Professor Brian Schmidt AC, FRS, FAA.

Free
Bookings essential
5.45pm for 6pm start
Refreshments to follow the screening
Visions Theatre, National Museum of Australia

More on the ANU's Australian Journey website

Photo: Susan Carland and Bruce Scates with the Holden Prototype No. 1 at the National Museum of Australia. Courtesy Mark Warren and Rob Pignolet

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The National Museum of Australia is a social history museum. We explore the land, nation and people of Australia. We focus on Indigenous histories and cultures, histories of European settlement and our interaction with the environment.

Australia’s story in 12 objects at Visions Theatre, National Museum of Australia

Lawson Crescent, Acton, ACT 2601, Australia