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Michael Leunig: A National Treasure

The famed Australian cartoonist, poet, and cultural commentator – Leunig returns to GRAPHIC.

GRAPHIC's intimate talks series returns with a free program hosted by devout tech-head and video game journalist, Rae Johnston (Gizmodo, triple j, NITV).

In the Northern Foyer

“One of the most polarising, peculiar, philosophical figures of Australian art"

ABC 

The famed Australian cartoonist, poet, and cultural commentator behind The DuckVasco Pyjama and Mr. Curly — aka the fellow with a large nose — Leunig returns to the Opera House for a career-spanning conversation ahead of his collaboration with Katie Noonan and the Sydney Symphony.

Declared a living treasure by the National Trust of Australia, expect to hear the poet laureate discuss his life and secrets, including the intricate joys of talking to strangers in the street, walking in the local park, morning coffee in the cafe, and chamber music in the concert hall.