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Our Two Destinations

Art Gallery at Royal Park
2 Wellington Street LAUNCESTON TAS 7250 (Closest public parking is at Paterson Street West Car Park)

Museum at Inveresk
2 Invermay Road LAUNCESTON TAS 7248

QVMAG is open 10am to 4pm daily (closed Good Friday and Christmas Day).
Admission free.

T 03 6323 3777
Events
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Featured at the Queen Victoria Museum and Queen Victoria Art Gallery are a number of exciting events for individuals and families to enjoy.

Bookings are essential on T 6323 3798 (weekdays 8.30am to 4.30pm) or
E bookings@qvmag.tas.gov.au.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Download our latest Art Gallery Exhibitions and Events Autumn/Winter 2015 brochure
Download our latest Museum Exhibitions and Events Autumn/Winter 2015 brochure
Download our current playgroup brochure PLAYGROUP
Download our July 2015 School Holiday Program brochure SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

SCIENCE OPEN SEASON QVMAG 13 to 23 August 2015
It’s all about LIGHT! Science Open Season 2015 at the City of Launceston’s Queen Victoria Museum and Queen Victoria Art Gallery will be light-filled and action packed. There is serious science, magical things, learning and lots of fun. Come along, one and all!
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QVMAG Friends - Morning Coffee Lecture Series
John Hume will speak on Travel, timber and the Family Business
Date: Wednesday 22 July 2015
Location: QV Museum
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Royal Society of Tasmania
Dr John Batten Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon, LGH. Senior Lecturer UTAS will present Two Steps Forward, One Step Back: The Evolution of Joint Replacement Surgery
Date: Sunday 26 July 2015, 2pm
Location: QV Museum
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Starry Night: The Last Hours of Vincent van Gogh

Featuring Chris Rattray as Vincent and Directed by Stephen Beckett
Dates:Wednesday 29 July, 8pm (inclusive of Q&A with Curator, Director and Actor)
Saturday 1 August, 2pm
Location: QV Art Gallery
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Grigoryan Brothers
This Time National Tour 2015
Date: Friday 7 August 2015, 7.30pm
Location: QV Art Gallery
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Guan Di Festival
Featuring lion dance, public talks annd performances
Date: Saturday 8 August 2015, 2.30pm
Location: QV Art Gallery
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NRM North National Science Week Breakfast
Water Quality Matters
Whether it is for recreation, production, ecological function or simply to meet our basic needs, water is critical to daily life. Join us for expert perspectives on water quality and its influence on local recreation uses, marine biodiversity, drinking water and other needs.

Hear from guest speakers, Amanda Locatelli of NRM North, David Maynard from the Queen Victoria Museum and Lance Stapleton from TasWater, as they explore the science of water quality and what it means for us.

Date: Friday 14 August 2015, 7.30am to 9am
Location: QV Art Gallery
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Artist Talk and Design Jam
Exertion Games
Dr Florian ‘Floyd’ Mueller, Director Exertion Games Lab (RMIT University, Melbourne)
What is the future of play? How can we design better interactive experiences than are currently available on the market?

Artist Talk
Date: Saturday 15 August 2015, 11am
Location: QV Museum

Design Jam
Date: Saturday 15 August 2015, 1-4pm
Location: QV Museum
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Launceston Historical Society
DVD Presentation Photographs compiled by John Shepherd words read by Ray Sangston A Tourist’s Walk with Max Oldaker through Central Launceston
Date: Sunday 16 August 2015
Where: Meeting Room, QV Museum
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Friends with Conversation
21 July with Damien Quilliam, Curator Contemporary Australian Art
For more information and to book please email bookings@qvmag.tas.gov.au

Morning Coffee Lecture Series
At the Museum on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 10.30am
For more information and to book please email bookings@qvmag.tas.gov.au

Welcome Home Banner Project
At the Museum on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 10.30am to 12noon in the Friends Lounge. All are welcome and for more information please email friends@qvmag.tas.gov.au

Numbers are limited for all programs and booking is required. Payment must be made within seven days for the reservation to be confirmed. Email bookings@qvmag.tas.gov.au or call 03 6323 3798 (weekdays 8.30am to 4.30pm) for more information and to book. Payments can also be made in person at the Museum Shop at Inveresk. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Sessions could change or be cancelled with minimal notice. In this event, all payments will be refunded.
 
The above information may be subject to change without notice.

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