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John Curtin Day

John Curtin links

At Curtin University, John Curtin is honoured by the establishment of two major institutions, the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library and the John Curtin Gallery.

Both are housed in the John Curtin Centre, the gateway to the University.

John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library

The John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library (JCPML) is Australia's first prime ministerial library.

A purpose-built archival and educational facility, the JCPML has an active public program incorporating an education program for schools, public lectures and other events.

Visit the Library's website

John Curtin Gallery

The John Curtin Gallery is a world-class gallery that hosts local, national and international exhibitions.

The mission of the John Curtin Gallery is to bring to its audiences, both within Curtin University and well beyond it, opportunities to experience and engage with the art, visual culture and critical thought of our time.

The Gallery also houses a permanent exhibition on the life and times of John Curtin.

Visit the Gallery's website

Curtin scholarships

Scholarships named in honour of John Curtin are available for both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Learn more about available scholarships

John Curtin Weekend

John Curtin Weekend is Curtin Volunteers! largest community project, with 2019 marking its twentiethyear. With over 500 volunteers traveling to more than 40 participating regional towns and metropolitan sites to work on a range of initiatives, the experience offered by John Curtin Weekend (JCW) is unique.

Find out more about John Curtin Weekend