27 April, 2016
The Hon Robert Hawke AC today launched Memories of the Struggle: Australians Against Apartheid, a new exhibition at the Museum of Australian Democracy (MoAD) to coincide with Freedom Day.
The exhibition explores Australia’s involvement and leadership in the struggle to end apartheid in South Africa. It focuses on the background and timeline of the anti-apartheid movement and highlights the voices and memories of those involved.
More information regarding exhibitions.
For further readings the following blog articles recount Curator Angus Leendertz and Historian Dr Barry York through their own struggles fighting the Apartheid.
Memories of the Struggle: Australians Against Apartheid will be on display for 12 months at Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House, Canberra. Entry is free after museum admission. www.moadoph.gov.au