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From the Becarevic Collection: Recollections of Exploration and Voyage


Recollections of Exploration and Voyage


Becarevic collectionExhibition

Panizzi Gallery
UOW Library
Northfields Ave

OPEN DAILY  7 May – 24 June

Travellers’ narratives never cease to ignite the imagination.  Early explorers – those filling in the blank spaces on the map – were the rock stars and celebrities of their time. Sea voyages were dangerous and successful expeditions guaranteed a place in society and history books. 

Drawn from our Becarevic Collection and curated by UOW Archives, this exhibition illustrates the evolution of the traveller and the documentation of their journeys and experiences.


4pm Thursday 10 May              Official Launch

12.30pm Tuesday 19 June         Curators Talk