Walkley Award winning journalist and correspondent Peter Greste will deliver the National Trust 2015 Curtin Family Home Lecture, titled ‘The Price of Principles’. During a residency at the Trust’s Curtin Family Home Peter will be considering issues of ethics and integrity in journalism. This lecture will provide a window into his thoughts and future challenges. […]
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The August 2015 issue of the JCPML Information Update newsletter is now available. In this edition: Details of the 2015 JCPML Visiting Scholar program; A report on the 2015 JCPML Anniversary Lecture; A report on Curtin’s Open Day at the JCPML; A photograph to commemorate 70 years since the end of WWII.
The John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library (JCPML) is seeking applications for the 2015 JCPML Visiting Scholar Program. Project information: The 2015 JCPML Visiting Scholar Program focus is to improve the discovery of the North West and Kimberleys tour records from the McCallum collection. The project aim is the development of an image rich geolocation resource […]
The 2015 JCPML Anniversary Lecture was presented by Mr Peter FitzSimons on Monday 27 July. An introduction was given by JCPML Patron, The Honourable Julia Gillard. A link to the lecture ‘The Legacy of John Curtin, Gallipoli and the Eureka Stockade’ is available from the JCPML website. The recording includes a welcome by Vice-Chancellor Deborah […]
For the very first time, the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library (JCPML) will be open on Curtin Open Day, Sunday 2 August 2015. Visitors are invited to see treasures from the archives and the Library. John Curtin’s pocket watch, books from his personal library, letters, documents and objects from archival and special collections and rare […]
Due to high demand the 2015 JCPML Anniversary Lecture venue has changed to the Elizabeth Jolley Lecture Theatre. Tickets are still available; make sure to register your attendance promptly to avoid disappointment. Mr Peter FitzSimons will present the 2015 JCPML Anniversary Lecture, with The Honourable Julia Gillard, Patron of the JCPML to give an introduction. Date: […]
The June 2015 issue of the JCPML Information Update newsletter is now available. In this edition: Details regarding the Anniversary Lecture. A report on the Compassion and Conflict exhibition. Information on how to order images from the JCPML.
Register now through Eventbrite. Peter FitzSimons, author and columnist, will present the 2015 JCPML Anniversary Lecture on Monday 27th July at 5pm. The JCPML Patron, the Hon Julia Gillard will be attending the lecture and providing an introduction to the speaker.
The John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library holds documents, publications, postcards, letters, objects and photographs which record the experience of Australians during the Great War. For four weeks only during the National Trust Heritage Festival you will be able to view a selection of these unique items in the rooms of the John Curtin Prime Ministerial […]
The John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library is honoured to announce that the Hon Julia Gillard has accepted the position as JCPML Patron. For further details please see the February issue of the JCPML Newsletter. The February 2015 edition of the JCPML Information Update newsletter is now available. In this edition: the JCPML Patron, Curtin MacArthur Alliance, […]