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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 2014 marking its fifteenth year. In 2013, 520 volunteers visited 44 regional towns and metropolitan sites in Western Australia to work with the locals on various community projects including environmental work, building maintenance and assisting at local fairs.

Find out more about John Curtin Weekend