Inked: Australian Cartoons

When 14 Mar, 2019 4:00pm — 21 Jul, 2019 5:00pm Where National Library of Australia, Parkes Pl W, Canberra Website
Inked: Australian Cartoons presents a selection of the best cartoons from the National Library of Australia’s extensive collections. The exhibition draws from over 14,000 cartoons by dozens of different artists, covering the period before the arrival of the First Fleet in 1788 up to the present.

Delving into these works is like discovering thousands of time capsules, with each cartoon providing a snapshot of Australian life. Visitors will be captivated by the works on display by many of the greats of Australian cartooning including Will Dyson, Judy Horacek, Michael Leunig, David Low, Phil May, Alan Moir, Bruce Petty, Martin Sharp, Cathy Wilcox and many more.

Families will also have fun exploring the dedicated children’s area—Inked: Play.

Open from 7 March until 21 July 2019| free
For more information about this event, call 02 6262 1080 or visit

How to get there

Parkes Pl W, Canberra ACT 2600, Australia