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  1. NGA Contemporary | Members Beer, bangers and beards
    Dec 18 6:00pm Sport your best beard while enjoying contemporary art, sweet beats, sizzling bangers and beer by the lakeside.
    Venue: NGA Contemporary
    Price : $55 members, $55 bearded friends, $65 guests
  2. Permanent collection | Kids and family Got it covered
    Jan 21 10:30am – 12:30pm (ages 7-12) Create a printed and stamped cushion cover for the much-loved NGA cushions used for family and community events all year round. Make another cushion cover to take home.
    Venue: Small Theatre
    Price : $25, $20 child members
  3. James Turrell: a retrospective | Kids and family Light my sculpture
    Jan 23 2:00pm – 4:00pm (ages 7-12) Build a light sculpture inspired by James Turrell and the spectrum using coloured gels and perforated materials.
    Venue: Small Theatre
    Price : $25, $20 child members
  4. NGA Contemporary | Members Oysters on the shore
    Feb 8 6:00pm Enjoy an afternoon of art and aphrodisiacs. Explore NGA Contemporary and enjoy bubbles, oysters and smooth jazz on the shore of Lake Burley Griffin.
    Venue: NGA Contemporary
    Price : $55 members, $65 guests
  5. James Turrell: a retrospective | Members Turrell at twilight
    Feb 12 7:45pm Finish the day with a glass of Chandon in the Australian Gardens and a curatorial introduction to James Turrell's Within without followed by a dusk viewing.
    Venue: Meet at information desk
    Price : Free, members only, bookings essential, places limited
  6. Impressions of Paris | Talks and Lectures Drawing from life: social comment through cartoons and drawings
    Feb 19 6:00pm Geoff Pryor, cartoonist for The Saturday Paper, and formerly for The Canberra Times, reflects on work and assignments outside his role as political cartoonist.
    Venue: Gandel Hall
    Price : Free