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List of launches and events held by the JCPML
Presentation Presenter Date Event type Transcript
John Curtin’s War (Vol. 2): Triumph and Decline by John Edwards John Edwards 26 March 2019 Book launch None
The Battle for Australia by Bob Wurth His Excellency Malcolm McCusker 7 November 2013 Book launch X
The Fremantle Candidate Ingle Knight 19 July – 5 August 2012 Play season None
Broome 1942: 70th anniversary of the bombing of Broome
Lieutenant Colonel Herman Verhoef 28 February 2012 Exhibition launch X
Curtin’s Empire by James Curran Stephen Smith 5 May 2011 Book launch X
Fighting Labor’s battles: Conscription, The Great Depression and party unity Associate Professor Bobbie Oliver 27 October 2010 Website launch None
Menzies, Fadden, Curtin and the Japanese envoy Bob Wurth 19 November 2009 Exhibition launch None
The pursuit of knowledge: Curtin, looking ever forward His Excellency Dr Ken Michael, AC 26 March 2008 Exhibition launch None
Backyard Frontline: Australia under attack 1942-1943 William Gaynor, OAM RFD 28 February 2007 Exhibition launch None
The Federal Electorate of Fremantle: A History Since 1901 Dr Carmen Lawrence 19 February 2007 Website launch None
Saving Australia: Curtin’s secret peace with Japan by Bob Wurth Bob Wurth 12 May 2006 Public lecture and book launch X
WA Cultural Heritage Portal at UWA 21 April 2005 Portal launch None
A brush with politics: The life and work of John Frith 10 March 2005 Exhibition launch None
The art of the possible: creating an independent Australian foreign policy Governor of Western Australia, Lieutenant General John Sanderson 14 February 2005 Exhibition launch X
John Curtin: Guide to Archives of Australia’s Prime Ministers by David Black and Lesley Wallace Professor Geoffrey Bolton 4 November 2004 Publication launch None
Shadow of the Eagle Perth Theatre Company 24 May 2003 Play world premiere X
Without classification: Hazel Hawke and John Curtin’s legacy: leading Australia from war to peace Pat Barblett 26 September 2002 Exhibition joint launch None
Soldier for a Crisis: Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey His Excellency Lieutenant General John Sanderson AC, Governor of Western Australia 8 October 2001 Exhibition launch None
‘Friendship is a sheltering tree’: John Curtin’s letters 1901 to 1945 by David Black Tom Stannage 26 February 2001 Publication launch None
Shaping the nation: John Curtin and Australia Kim Wilkie MP 6 October 2000 Exhibition launch None
John Curtin’s legacy Associate Professor David Black 17 April 2000 Publication launch X
Beginnings: images of occupied Japan Sallybeth Bumbrey, Consul General of the United States of America 4 October 1999 Exhibition opening X
John Curtin Medal ceremony Associate Professor David Black 29 October 1998 Medal ceremony X
John Curtin: a man of peace, a time of war Michelle Grattan 20 April 1998 Exhibition launch X