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SydneyTalks is a free service listing interesting talks in Sydney.  Our list is updated regularly to ensure you receive the most accurate information entered by the organisers, but we recommend that before attending you confirm details with them.

Highlights

Are we Losing the Koala?

Koalas with chlamydia are at risk of infertility, blindness, pneumonia and even death; and koala populations in NSW and Queensland are listed as ‘vulnerable’. UTS microbiologist Dr Willa Huston explains how her work paves the way for a new antibiotic to save koalas’ lives.
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Sydney in the 1960s

Russell Workman talks about Sydney in the 1960s, presenting a series of his photographs taken in and around the city during the swinging 60s that reveal just how much the city has changed and what has stayed the same.
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Author Talk: Nikki Gemmell on After

Join internationally acclaimed writer Nikki Gemmell for a discussion of her new book After which examines, from a uniquely personal perspective, myriad issues around the highly contentious subject of the choice to end one’s life.
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Woomera and the Anglo-Australian Joint Project

Woomera Rocket Range! Once it was a name synonymous with high-tech weaponry, Cold War intrigue and the excitement of spaceflight. To mark the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Woomera Range, space historian Kerrie Dougherty presents an overview of its origin.
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