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The Museum is working to build its collection of cycling material and received a great response to an appeal for historic bicycles in May 2013. We're still seeking riding outfits for men and women pre-1945. If you have items of clothing you think might be suitable for the Museum's collection, please email curator Daniel Oakman.
Exhibition touring dates
Keep an eye out for touring dates, and more details about the objects going on show, on our Exhibition page.
Exhibition venue requirements
Freewheeling: Cycling in Australia is designed to be displayed in a small to medium-size gallery space with environmental controls for temperature, humidity and lux.
The exhibition requires a 200-square metre gallery space and includes objects, audio-visual material and graphics.
Freewheeling: Cycling in Australia will be available for tour from July 2014. A minimum of eight weeks display and maximum of 12 weeks display is preferred. For more information please email our Exhibitions team.
Cycling in Australia is part of the National Museum's People and the Environment program. Discover more stories about people's relationships with Australia's natural and built environments on our People and the Environment website.