Spy: Espionage in Australia

Spy: Espionage in Australia reveals the personal experiences of secret agents and the curious history of espionage and counter-espionage in Australia. Developed in partnership with ASIO.

Event details

Events and Exhibitions

Date & time

8 May 2021 to 1 August 2021

10 am to 4 pm

Location

Museum of the Great Southern
Residency Road
Albany WA 6330 

Price

Free

Often cloaked in myth, the stories of spies are sometimes stranger than fiction.

Spy: Espionage in Australia reveals the personal experiences of secret agents and the curious history of espionage and counter-espionage in Australia, from Federation through to the present day.

See genuine spy equipment, surveillance images and candid interviews with ASIO officers. Play the part of a secret agent in the interactive family trail. Test your skills at codebreaking and reading invisible ink.

Spy brings the stories of spies out of the shadows and into the light.

Exhibition development and national tour supported by the Australian Government Visions of Australia, National Collecting Institutions Touring and Outreach Program, and Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO).

Education kit for teachers

Teachers can download Spy Filesa curriculum-aligned education kit for the exhibition. 

Please contact the venue to arrange school bookings.

Tour schedule