Programs and Events at the Western Australian Museum

Lustre: Pearling & Australia Guided Tours

Sat 11 Jul 2015Sun 25 Oct 2015

11:00am3:30pm

Western Australian Maritime Museum

Victoria Quay,
Fremantle,
Western Australia,
6160,
Australia

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 21 Jul 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

James Brown, third generation Australian Pearl Farmer

The challenges of modern pearling: the rise, fall and future of the Australian pearling industry

Fri 24 Jul 2015

6:00pm7:00pm

Western Australian Maritime Museum

Victoria Quay,
Fremantle,
Western Australia,
6160,
Australia

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 28 Jul 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 4 Aug 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

Honey Possum

Small Fry - Pippin and Poppin

Wed 5 Aug 2015

10:00am11:00am

Western Australian Museum – Geraldton

2 Museum Place,
Batavia Coast Marina
,
Geraldton,
Western Australia,
6530,
Australia

 

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 11 Aug 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 18 Aug 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 25 Aug 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

The pearl lugger Trixen, on display at the WA Maritime Museum

The technology of pearling luggers

Fri 28 Aug 2015

6:00pm7:00pm

Western Australian Maritime Museum

Victoria Quay,
Fremantle,
Western Australia,
6160,
Australia

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 1 Sep 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

Echidna

Small Fry - Ouch!

Wed 2 Sep 2015

10:00am11:00am

Western Australian Museum – Geraldton

2 Museum Place,
Batavia Coast Marina
,
Geraldton,
Western Australia,
6530,
Australia

 

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 8 Sep 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

The crew of a pearl lugger, Broome, c.1900-20

The story of Lustre: shedding light on how a community-based exhibition evolved

Sat 12 Sep 2015

1:00pm3:00pm

Western Australian Maritime Museum

Victoria Quay,
Fremantle,
Western Australia,
6160,
Australia

McKail's Padock with horses and donkeys, Albany around 1910.

Tuesday Curatorial - Term Three, 2015

Tue 15 Sep 2015

10:30am11:30am

Western Australian Museum – Albany

Residency Road,
Albany,
Western Australia,
6330,
Australia

Ariel and Alice in the Aru Islands (c.1909)

Pearling in the Schooner Age: Themes and Ideas

Fri 2 Oct 2015

6:00pm7:00pm

Western Australian Maritime Museum

Victoria Quay,
Fremantle,
Western Australia,
6160,
Australia

Naked diving off the NW coast in 1989

Naked diving: the early days of pearling in WA

Fri 16 Oct 2015

6:00pm7:00pm

Western Australian Maritime Museum

Victoria Quay,
Fremantle,
Western Australia,
6160,
Australia