Saturday 6 May 2017 - Sunday 2 July 2017 – Museum of Sydney
Pensive looking child photographed against blue background.
New
Museum of Sydney
Open Today
10AM-5PM
  • Free wifi
Now in its 14th year, the Head On Portrait Prize is one of Australia’s most critically acclaimed photographic portrait competitions.

See the works of the 40 finalists, including the three winners of this internationally renowned photography competition, representing a vibrant and diverse cross-section of new and traditional photographic practices.

Saturday 3 December 2016 - Sunday 23 July 2017 – Museum of Sydney
Museum of Sydney
Open Today
10AM-5PM
  • Free wifi

Dive into the sun, fun and adventure of Sydney’s iconic coastline.

Justice & Police Museum
Justice & Police Museum
Next Open Saturday 03 June 2017
10AM-5PM

Sydney was once infested by safebreakers. Some were sophisticated specialists like Richard Reynolds, who used the latest technology to crack safes. Others like Kong Lee had a more slap-dash approach – stuff the safe with explosives and hope the neighbours don’t complain about the noise when it blows.

Justice & Police Museum
Justice & Police Museum
Next Open Saturday 03 June 2017
10AM-5PM

Sydney’s first European settlers were criminals – not an auspicious start – and the city has maintained its reputation for breeding some of the world’s hardest, most malevolent and cunning crooks.

Hyde Park Barracks Museum
Hyde Park Barracks Museum
Open Today
10AM-5PM
  • Free wifi

Explore Australia’s convict history at the World Heritage-listed Hyde Park Barracks.