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2018 ACT Architecture Awards Presentation Evening

The ACT Chapter President of the Australian Institute of Architects, Mr Philip Leeson and Chapter Council invite you and your guests to attend the 2018 ACT Architecture Awards Presentation Cocktail evening.
Hosted at the National Gallery of Australia, this is the one night in our events calendar you do not want to miss!

All Institute members, award entrants, clients, design professionals and anyone with a passion for architecture are welcome. 

Come celebrate the achievements of our members and the profession as we announce the winners of the 2018 Australian Capital Territory Architecture Awards.

‚ÄčEvent Information
Cocktail Function
Saturday 23rd June 2018
Time: 6:00pm - 11:30pm
Venue: National Gallery of Australia, Parkes Pl E, Parkes, ACT 2600
Dress: Cocktail

Ticketing Information

Tickets are available using our online booking system.
Single ticket - $165.00
Booking of ten tickets - $160.00 per ticket


Click HERE to book your tickets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Dietary Requirements

Please inform us of any dietary requirements when purchasing your tickets under special requests, or email act@architecture.com.au before Wednesday 13 June 2018.


Hard-copy tickets will not be required to be presented on the night. Guests will need to register with Institute staff on arrival. Tickets are transferable to another person at your discretion.

Venue Facilities

A staff attended cloakroom will be available to store your coats and bags securely. We remind guests to collect their items at the end of the evening before departure.


The NGA is located in the heart of Canberra, near Parliament House, the High Court of Australia and next door to the National Portrait Gallery. You can also get to the NGA from the path around Lake Burley Griffin if you walk through the Sculpture Garden.

Please note: the entrance to Parkes Place East from King Edward Terrace is currently closed, however there is still access to the NGA Underground car park via the detour signs. You can access curb side drop off at the Main Entrance via the detour signs. Please call our Visitor Experience Team if you require assistance on 6240 6522.

Underground paid parking is available via Parkes Place off King Edward Terrace. The above ground car park off Bowen Drive is available for parking on weekends only.

Paid parking applies only on weekdays until 5pm, weekend parking is free.

There is parking for people with limited mobility in both car parks. Assisted lift access to the NGA is available from the underground car park.

I am having trouble booking my tickets

If you are having difficulties with the online registration system, please contact the ACT Chapter office on 6208 2100 and we can assist you with the process.



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