Birak Season 2022

Temporary exhibition, Touring Gallery
13 November 2021 to 30 January 2022

A touring photographic exhibition celebrating the women inducted into the WA Women's Hall of Fame in the 2021 Roll of Honour. These images are paired with a selection of objects from the Museum's Collections showcasing other local women's stories.

A commemorative booklet of this years inductees can be found on the WA Women's Hall of Fame website.

You can also listen to HERSTORY, an RTRFM podcast series about some of the remarkable women in the Western Australian Hall of Fame.​

Know an inspiring woman in WA who deserves recognition? Nominations are now open for the 2022 WA Women's Hall of Fame. Inductees will be selected from one of eight categories: Community, Business, Health, Education, the Arts, Culture, STEM and Sport. Nominations will also be considered for the ‘Roll of Honour’, to be inducted posthumously.

Various dates, 5 to 19 January 2022

Explore our program of summer school holiday workshops for all ages and interests. 

Bookings for each workshop are essential via Eventbrite.

Thursday, 13 January 2022

Spend a morning exploring your local museum as a part of the Bunbury Summer SchoolStep inside the collection room and find out about the restoration and preservation of artefacts. Learn from the Curator about how it is decided which objects belong in the museum. Discover the starting points for research into your home, your family, your world!
For ages 10-16.

Bunbury Fringe Festival runs 21 to 29 January 2022

We're excited to be a part of the 2022 Bunbury Fringe Buddies Program!

Bring your lunch, kick back, and join us for a series of free courtyard concerts with local musicians starting 12.30pm:

Our other free Fringe Buddies event is 
Date: Saturday 29 January 2022
Time: 10.30 to 11.30am

Five local history writers take to the stage with readings from their current works.

You will laugh, cry and reflect on the place we call home as you listen to their take on local history.

Q&A session with the writers to follow, and a selection of local publications will be available to purchase on the day.

More events will be added as they are announced - visit
 Eventbrite, follow us on social media, or subscribe to our e-newsletter to be the first to find out about what's coming up!
You can also visit the Bureau of Meteorology website for more information on the Noongar season of Birak.