We hold personal records of the Curtin family and photos, objects, letters and more related to John Curtin.
The JCPML has hosted notable academics, journalists and political figures since 1997, with lectures on history, social issues, politics and more.
Browse our educational resources designed for primary and secondary students studying Australian history.
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John Curtin biography
John Curtin was a great wartime leader and statesman. Learn about his life and achievements.
Background and program
Learn about our collections and the aims of the JCPML.
What's happening at the JCPML?
2019 JCPML Anniversary Lecture
Watch the 2019 JCPML Anniversary Lecture given by Kerry O'Brien.
50 Objects for 50 Years
Check out treasures and stories from our collections on the 50 Objects blog.
Timeline of John Curtin's life
Looking Ever Forward: our interactive timeline of John Curtin's life.
New John Curtin inspired art on campus
Bristol-based artist Walter Jack was commissioned to create a sculpture informed by the life of John Curtin.
Victory Day 1945
#onthisday in 1945 Victory in Europe day was observed across Aus with the ringing of bells, public holidays...
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the JCPML is currently closed.