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The Premier & the Polymath

Sat 25 Aug, 10am
Deakin Edge, Fed Square

Bob Carr and Barry Jones, the premier and the polymath, share their passion for the written word and reflect on the art of surviving political life in Australia. Join these two friends, avid readers and former politicians for some robust conversation.

This session is $22/$19. Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 20 July.

Duration

1 hour

Session code

1101

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