18 January 2018, 6:00pm–6:30pm
Dome at dusk: Melbourne’s early water supply
Find out how James Blackburn, Melbourne’s City Surveyor in 1849, secured the young town’s water supply in this 'Changing face of Victoria' exhibition talk.
31 January 2018, 6:00pm–7:00pm
Discover the rich and sophisticated heritage of visual art left by the Celtic, Pictish, Anglo-Saxon and Viking peoples who inhabited the British Isles and Ireland between the withdrawal of the Romans c. 410 and the Norman Conquest in 1066.
05 April 2018, 11:00am–12:15pm
Join Ruth Pullin, author of 'The artist as traveller: the sketchbooks of Eugene von Guérard', in conversation with writer and historian Alison Inglis to discuss the career and travels of this 19th-century landscape painter.