Lustre: Pearling & Australia
Join curators of the exhibition for a sneak peek tour of Lustre: Pearling & Australia.
Members have an exclusive opportunity to attend the opening launch and preview of the new exhibition Lustre: Pearling and Australia.
The exhibition traces the fascinating heritage of pearling across the north of Australia, from Shark Bay to the Torres Strait Islands. The exhibition delves into the gritty human story of pearling, weaving together intersecting strands of Aboriginal, Asian and European histories to reveal insights into one of Australia's oldest industries.
Come along and enjoy:
Date: Friday 17 February 2017, 6–9pm
Cost: Members FREE, Members' guest $20
Includes: Light refreshments of Indigenous food
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