Journalist and author Paul Daley reflects on Edward Gough Whitlam AC QC
Housed in one of Australia’s most-loved buildings, the Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House brings the journey of Australian democracy to life—presenting its past, present and possible futures.
Enjoy a range of innovative exhibitions, tours and public programs that challenge and inspire. There are also special activities and spaces for children to explore.
Open daily 9am–5pm
(closed Christmas Day)
$2 adults, $1 children and concessions, $5 family
18 King George Terrace, Parkes, Canberra
For more information see Visiting
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From the Collection
Maple hallstand with a moulded cornice over a panelled back containing one bevelled edge mirror and 17 brass coat hooks, flanked by carved pilasters; the base is comprised of two umbrella sections on either side of a solid ledge, all with fielded panels, on a plinth base.