Holiday Programs

Event details

Events and Exhibitions

Date & time

28 June 2021 to 2 July 2021

10 am to 11.30 am


National Archives of Australia
National Office
Kings Avenue, Parkes ACT


$5 (free for members)

Come and immerse yourself in history at the National Archives of Australia. Look at some original records from the collection and then undertake a fun craft project!

A remote Australian island, a lighthouse and carrier pigeons will combine in a fascinating story providing an insight into early 20th-century life in Australia.

$5 per child, or free for members (all craft materials supplied).

For children aged 6 to 12. Children are to be accompanied by an adult. To adhere to COVID-19 regulations, we ask that each child is accompanied by one adult only. Please note that you only need to reserve a ticket for the child. For example, if you are attending with one child, you would book one ticket.

Staff suggestion: finish your visit with delicious and warming hot chocolates in our café!

This program is presented in line with COVID-19 regulations and guidelines. Please be sure to check the date and time you have booked so that program capacity can be adhered to.