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Wednesday 29 March 2023
Wednesday 29 March at 10 to 11am
State Library Gallery, Spence Wing, (Ground floor)
Free, bookings essential

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About the presenter

Peter Broelman, editorial cartoonist

For any questions regarding the event, please reach out to the State Library of South Australia:
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Join us for a floor talk by one of the cartoonists from the Behind the Lines Exhibtion.

Peter Broelman

Peter Broelman - Wednesday 29 March

Peter Broelman is the editorial cartoonist at The Advertiser and whose nationally syndicated cartoons appear in a wide range of publications.

He has won three Stanley Awards for his editorial cartoons (2004, 2005 and 2009) and has twice been named Gold Stanley Cartoonist of the Year (2005 and 2009).

How do I get to the State Library by public transport?

The 'State Library, Art Gallery, Museum' tram-stop is just outside the State Library. There are bus stops close by near the War Memorial on North Terrace. The closest train station is the Adelaide city station on North Terrace.

You can plan your journey via Adelaide Metro.

Is there car parking near the State Library?

The nearest car park is Wilson's Adelaide Central car park, 225 North Terrace, next to David Jones.

There is paid metered street parking along Kintore Ave and Victoria Drive.

Where is the wheelchair and stroller access?

Access to the Spence Wing first floor and the Mortlock Chamber is via the lift in the glass foyer entrance of the library.

There is on-street disabled parking available in the nearby roads. View more information and maps of Adelaide City Council's Disability parking for permit holders.

How do I check if the Mortlock Chamber is open when I plan to visit?

The Mortlock Chamber may close for private events, check our opening hours for any closure times.

When it is open you can visit the Mortlock Chamber on the ground floor to look at the exhibition bays.  The upper levels of the Mortlock Wing include quiet study areas.

Is there a cafe at the State Library?

Yes, the State Library Cafe is open Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm and Saturdays from 12 to 4pm.

Wednesday 29 March - Peter Broelman

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Behind the Lines Floor Talks

Join us for a series of floor talks and learn more about the cartoons and themes on display in the Behind the Lines exhibition.

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Behind the Lines

The year in political cartoons 2022: Off the Planet

On now until Sunday 2 April 2023

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