Events program

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    The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

    Free public lecture and exhibition program.

    Strengthening our democracy
    Valuing our diversity
    Building our future

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  • Adelaide Central Market

    Three Food Icons: Cheong, Maggie and the Market

    A behind the scenes look at Adelaide Central Market - as well as insights into SA's most influential food identities.

    Open 2 May - 2 June

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  • Palliative Care

    Do You Die of Dementia?

    Why dementia is often not recognised as a terminal illness from diagnosis?

    Thursday 26 May, 6.00pm

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  • Kevin Scarce

    South Australia – a Nuclear State in a Global Solution

    Rear Admiral the Honourable Kevin Scarce AC CSC RAN (Rtd)

    Wednesday 1 June 2016, 6.00pm

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  • Two girls fleeing floods

    Sustainable Rehabilitation for Survivors and their Communities

    Delivered by Mr Paris Aristotle AM

    Wednesday 8 June, 6.00pm

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  • Mpho Tutu

    19th Annual Hawke Lecture

    Delivered by The Reverend Canon Mpho A. Tutu.

    Wednesday 15 June, 6.00pm

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  • Peter Beattie

    Where To From Here, Australia?

    The Hon Peter Beattie AC

    How do we invest in innovation and economic growth?

    Friday 8 July, 6.00pm

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  • Sunrise Cambodia

    2016 UniSA Nelson Mandela Lecture

    Wealth of a Different Kind
    with Geraldine Cox AM

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The Hawke Centre event and exhibition program offers ideas and solutions for a sustainable 21st century.

Jan / Feb / March / April / May / June / July / Aug / Sept / Oct / Nov / Dec

2016 Events

May

  

Three Food Icons: Cheong, Maggie and the Market

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 2 May - 2 June

Truth Really is Stranger than Fiction
In Conversation with Dr Kiera Lindsey, author of ‘THE CONVICT’S DAUGHTER: The Scandal that Shocked a Colony’

Bradley Forum, Tuesday 3 May, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the Hawke Research Institute, as part of the InConversation Series

Cancer immunotherapy: here at last! 
With Professor Ian Frazer AC

Allan Scott Auditorium, Thursday 5 May, 6.00pm 
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre 

Do You Die of Dementia?

Allan Scott Auditorium, Thursday 26 May, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the Palliative Care South Australia

June

      

South Australia - a Nuclear State in a Global Solution

FULLY BOOKED

Allan Scott Auditorium, Wednesday 1 June, 6.00pm
Presented by the University of South Australia and UCL Australia, as part of the Framing the National Nuclear Debate

2016 SA Refugee Week Youth Poster Exhibition

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 6 June - 1 July

Sustainable Rehabilitation for Survivors and their Communities

Allan Scott Auditorium, Wednesday 8 June, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and STTARS (Survivors of Torture and Trauma Assistance and Rehabilitation Service)

2016  Annual Hawke Lecture:
Forgiving...The Only Way Forward
With The Reverend Canon Mpho A Tutu

Adelaide Town Hall, Wednesday 15 June, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

July

    

Amnesty International Lecture

Allan Scott Auditorium, Friday 1 July, 6.00pm

Australian Refugee Association
Portrait Exhibition 2016

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 4 - 8 July

A Humanitarian In The Front line 
International Protection Of People Displaced Inside Syria

Bradley Forum, Thursday 7 July, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Where To From Here, Australia?
with The Hon Peter Beattie AC

Allan Scott Auditorium, Friday 8 July, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Europe After the Rain - John Foxx

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 13 July - 5 August

August

InConversation with Professor Judy Wajcman
Siri, Why Am I So Busy?

Bradley Forum, Monday 1 August, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the Hawke Research Institute, as part of the InConversation Series

ARA Oration

Allan Scott Auditorium, Friday 19 August, 6.00pm

September

2016 UniSA Nelson Mandela Lecture
Wealth of a Different Kind, with Geraldine Cox AM

Allan Scott Auditorium, Thursday 15 September, 6.00pm 
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the School of Law

October

Art Talks with Jeffrey Tate, Principal Guest Conductor
In-conversation with Professor David Lloyd, Vice Chancellor, UniSA

Allan Scott Auditorium, Thursday 6 October, 6.00pm 
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

CHART 2016, ‘Shoulder to Shoulder’

 Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 12 October - 4 November

Oxfam Australia Lecture

Allan Scott Auditorium, Thursday 13 October, 6.00pm

Hawke EU Centre Annual Lecture
Europe, the World and the Challenges of the 21st Century

Allan Scott Auditorium, Monday 31 October, 6.00pm

November

 

Adelaide’s International Jubilee Exhibition and Building (1887-1962)

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 9 - 30 November

Art Talks with Pinchas Zukerman, Artist in Association
In-conversation with Professor Tanya Monro, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Research and Innovation, UniSA

Allan Scott Auditorium, Tuesday 22 November, 6.00pm 
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra


Past 2016 Events

January

Make it. Better. 2015 Industrial Design Graduate Exhibition

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery

 

February

Fire Monkey Studio: A South Australia & Shandong Preview Exhibition

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 3 February - 11 March

March

          

Who Are We Anyway?

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 17 March - 28 April

In Sync with Penny Arcade

Allan Scott Auditorium, Thursday 3 March, 6.00pm

The Hawke Centre presents Dr David Suzuki

Adelaide Town Hall, Thursday 10 March, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and WOMADelaide Planet Talks

An evening with Sean Willmore - Founder and Director of The Thin Green Line Foundation

Allan Scott Auditorium, Wednesday 16 March, 6.00pm

Art Talks with Nicholas Carter, Principal Conductor
In-conversation with Jacinta Thompson, Executive Director, The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre 

Bradley Forum, Tuesday 22 March, 6.00pm 
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

MANIFESTO
An evening with Robyn Archer AO

Allan Scott Auditorium, Thursday 31 March, 6.00pm 
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

April

Who Are We Anyway?

Exhibition: Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, 17 March - 28 April

Art Talks with Paul Rissmann, Composer, Pedagogue and Performer
In-conversation with Professor Tanya Monro Deputy Vice Chancellor: Research and Innovation, UniSA

Bradley Forum, Thursday 7 April, 6.00pm 
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

The Power of Connection:
Discussion on the exhibition Who Are We Anyway?

Bradley Forum, Thursday 14 April, 6.00pm
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and NEXUS Arts

Stan Grant: Talking to My Country

Adelaide Convention Centre Hall F, Thursday 21 April, 6.30pm FULLY BOOKED
Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and Matilda Bookshop

 

 


 

While the views presented by speakers within the Hawke Centre public program are their own and are not necessarily those of either the University of South Australia or The Hawke Centre, they are presented in the interest of open debate and discussion in the community and reflect our themes of: strengthening our democracy - valuing our diversity - and building our future.

The copying and reproduction of any transcripts within the Hawke Centre public program is strictly forbidden without prior arrangements

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