News

Crop of sheet music cover depicting opera singer

New online

Uncovering the trail of a lost masterpieceMonday 24 September 2018

Boy flying kite in field.

School holidays

Spring School Holidays 2018: opening hoursMonday 17 September 2018

Wallpaper Neeves cottage

Collections

Wallpaper recreated for 'The Harp of the South'Friday 14 September 2018

For anyone attending the new Sydney Theatre Company (STC) play, The Harp in the South, adapted from Ruth Park’s well-known novels, you might spy wallpapers running up the back wall of the set.

Set of four photos from different angles of metal box with lens and chimney.

Library Display

New Library DisplaysFriday 14 September 2018

Two new displays in the Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection showcase the Rouse Hill magic lantern, and the work of textile designer Ronaele Jones

 

Mourning foodWednesday 12 September 2018

Artwork by Peter Kingston

Bohemian Harbour exhibition

Bohemian Harbour on ABC Radio Tuesday 11 September 2018

Listen to ABC Radio Melbourne's Overnights program, discussing our new exhibition Bohemian Harbour: Artists of Lavender Bay>

Internal staircase with people ascending, one person at bottom in red shirt taking photo looking up.

Volunteers

Get inside Sydney Open: volunteer!Monday 3 September 2018

Man holding lit candelabra in candlelit room draped in black.

Vaucluse House

Vaucluse House dressed in mourningFriday 31 August 2018

The drawing room at Vaucluse House is dressed in mourning for History Week 2018 – Life & Death.