Safeguarding against Elder Abuse
Darryl Browne, chair of the Elder Law, Capacity and Succession Committee of the Law Society of NSW, and Richard McCullagh, author of Australian Elder Law, join us to discuss Elder Abuse and how to safeguard against it.
Women and Science Lecture Series
The Women and Science lecture series will examine the huge changes in the roles women play in science, and the view science has of women.
Susannah Fullerton — Ada Lovelace
Susannah Fullerton discusses the short life and far-reaching achievements of Ada, Countess of Lovelace, without whom we might not have computers.
Triple Feature: Landmark Silent Films on 16mm
For our first 16mm film screening, we are delighted to present a triple feature with three landmark silent films: Film by Samuel Beckett (1969), Un Chien Andalou (1929) and Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Russell Workman — Heritage Shoptops of Western Sydney
Join photographer Russell Workman for a fascinating talk his ongoing heritage ‘Shoptops’ project that features the facades of suburban shops circa. 1870 to 1930.
Assoc Prof Belinda Ferrari — The Abys (Sydney) to Antarctica
Belinda Ferrari reveals her team's exciting research into the unique microbial ecologies that exist in Antarctica including their recent discovery of bacteria are literally surviving by living on air.