Cook in the Pacific

National Library of Australia

With content drawn from around the world, visitors will be enthralled by this new exhibition at the National Library of Australia. Maps, manuscripts, rare books, large oil paintings, delicate watercolours by voyage artists, medallions, cartoons and poetry. Cook and the Pacific takes visitors on a journey to the Pacific 250 years ago, with destinations including Tahiti, New Zealand, the east coast of Australia, Hawaii and even Siberia.