Access

Diverse audiences of all ages and abilities are encouraged to participate in The National, including through a range of inclusive events. 

Specific information about physical access and facilities is available on the venue websites:

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Carriageworks

Museum of Contemporary Art Australia

Audio-description tour

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Explore highlights in The National 2021 and connect with the ideas and artworks with detailed audio descriptions and tactile support material.


Program details

Wednesday 12 May 1.30pm-3.00pm
This event occurs seated in the exhibition.
Sighted companions and guide dogs are welcome.
Free, Bookings essential

Auslan tour

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Celebrate the political, poetic and personal in a discussion tour of The National 2021 led by an artist from the Deaf community. The tour will be delivered in Auslan and interpreted into English.

Program details

Sunday 30 May 1.30pm -2.30pm
Free, bookings esential

Art and dementia

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Join us for an immersive viewing experience and group discussion of selected contemporary Australian artworks and take part in an artist-led movement session inspired by the exhibition. The session includes a morning tea.

Program details

Thursday 17 June 11.00am -12.30pm
Discussion and gentle movement for people living with dementia and their care partners.
Free, bookings essential