The Tilt with Chris Hammer

Bestselling author Chris Hammer joins us in conversation to talk about his latest book The Tilt.

Film Matinee: Taxi Driver (1976)

Join us at our 100th Classic Film Screening to watch Taxi Driver (1976) with an introduction by SMSA member, Peter Rainey.

Australia's 'Trafalgar Day' - Adventure, Courage and Diplomacy in 1788

Margaret Cameron-Ash joins us in person to discuss the research behind her latest book, Beating France to Botany Bay: The Race to Found Australia.

Schindler's Ark: 40 Years - Exhibition

Exhibition celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the publication of Tom Keneally’s Booker Prize winning Schindler’s Ark. Free…

Virtual Event: The History of Fairy Tales in Australia with Jo Henwood

Jo Henwood joins us to explore how fairy tales travelled from Europe to Australia.

The Psychology of Crime Investigations

Dr Celine van Golde joins us to explore how psychology can assist in criminal investigations.

Classic Film Night: To Be or Not to Be (1942)

Join us to watch film classic, To Be or Not to Be (1942), with an introduction by Peter Rainey.

Dead & Buried: A Curious History of Sydney’s Burial Grounds with Warren Fahey

Warren Fahey joins us for History Week 2022 to explore the history of Sydney’s burial grounds and the research behind his latest book.

Navigating Teen Mental Health for Grandparents & Carers

Find out how to support the mental health of the upcoming generation in this panel discussion designed for grandparents, parents and carers of young people.

Film Matinee: Parasite (2019)

Join us to watch this multi award-winning film with an introduction by SMSA member, Peter Rainey.

Virtual Talk - Speaking frankly: Love, sex and intimacy in later life

Dr Sue Malta joins us via Zoom to get real about sex and ageing, and why intimacy is still so important later in life.

Classic Film Night: The Servant (1963)

Join us to watch film classic, The Servant (1963), with an introduction by Peter Rainey.

Collapse and everything after: what can we learn from the fall of ancient civilisations?

Associate Professor Dan Penny joins us to explore what we can learn from the fall of ancient civilisations.

Film Matinee: A Night at the Opera (1935)

Join us to watch this classic film with an introduction by SMSA member, Peter Rainey.

Classic Film Night: The Spirit of the Beehive (1973)

Join us to watch film classic, The Spirit of the Beehive (1973), with an introduction by Peter Rainey.

The Refugee Experience

Join Deena Yako and Samah Shda from the Refugee Council of Australia for an interactive discussion to learn more about refugees and their experiences in coming to Australia.

Aches, Pains and Leeches: Introducing Medieval Medicine

Join Carmel Bendon in person as she explores the weird and wonderful world of medieval medicine in this illustrated talk.

Mechanics of Galaxy Evolution

Prof Sarah Brough joins us to explore what we do and don’t know about how galaxies beyond the Milky Way formed and changed over cosmic time.