Bombing of Darwin Floor Talk
- DateFriday, 19 February, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
- LocationNorthern Territory Library (inside Parliament House), Darwin
- BookingsNot required
PLEASE BE ADVISED THE TOUR WILL NOW COMMENCE AT 12.30PM INSTEAD OF 12PM AS PREVIOUSLY ADVERSTISED.
Join us at 12.30pm on level 2 Northern Territory Library in Parliament House for a guided tour focusing on library exhibits relating to the Bombing of Darwin.
Highlights include our unique Commemoration Wall Quilt that lists almost 2000 names of people who spent time in the Territory during the war, and Keith Swain's historical painting of the HMAS Katoomba being attacked during the raid (on permanent loan from the Australian War Memorial).
Come along and find out more about this influential event in the Territory’s history. No bookings required
Photo credit: LANT, Burning Ship "Neptunia", 1941, Peter Spillet Collection, PH0238/0885, https://hdl.handle.net/10070/738044