Current and upcoming exhibitions

Strange Trees

Opening date : 11-08-2017   Closing date : 26-11-2017

Strange Trees brings together Tasmanian art works of “peculiar” trees spanning the colonial and contemporary periods, demonstrating a continuing fascination with the island’s trees and the mysteries they uphold.


Opening date : 08-09-2017   Closing date : 03-12-2017

A Newcastle Museum travelling exhibition showcasing children’s author and artist Jeannie Baker's latest picture book, Circle.

The Remarkable Tasmanian Devil

Opening date : 08-12-2017   Closing date : 06-05-2018

Gain a fresh perspective on Australia’s largest marsupial carnivore, the Tasmanian devil, in this exciting natural history exhibition.

Balnhdhurr – A Lasting Impression

Opening date : 15-12-2017   Closing date : 11-03-2018

A touring exhibition exploring the ancient craft of printmaking, featuring vibrant and historically significant works by Australian indigenous artists.

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