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Ethical design and noble dimensions: 60 years of the War Memorial Cultural Centre

This exhibition explores the War Memorial Foyer, the iconic Him 'n' Her statues and the exquisite Paul Beadle panels that grace the entry to the building. The exhibition includes a the original Marquette used in for the design model, kindly on loan from the Australian War Memorial.

Exhibition - Local History Lounge
Friday 1 September - Saturday 11 November

Curator Talk
Thursday 26 October, 12:30pm - 1:30pm


Newcastle in photographs: Treasures from the collection

Celebrating 30 years of the Lovett Gallery, and 60 years of collecting. This exhibition showcases some of the highlights of Newcastle's history from the Library's photographic collection.

Exhibition - Lovett Gallery
Opens Friday 27 October

Curator Talk
Saturday 28 October, 10am - 11am
Thursday 2 November, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Thursday 7 December, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Renew in a box

The story of Renew Newcastle. Capturing out of the box thinking where makers, artists and entrepreneurs activate a city, one empty space at a time.

Exhiibition - Local History Lounge
Thursday 16 November - Tuesday 30 January


War Memorial Cultural Centre
15 Laman Street
P: 02 4974 5330