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One night only, exclusive to the National Museum of Australia

Saturday 5 May 2018, 7.30–11.30pm | Limited tickets | Bookings essential

Join international opera star Teddy Tahu Rhodes for an exceptional evening of entertainment and fine dining at the National Museum in Canberra.

Be enchanted by one of opera’s most captivating performers as he shares stories from his remarkable life and performs a selection of acclaimed arias, accompanied by a 13-piece orchestra. Hosted by actor, writer and satirist Jonathan Biggins.

Maximum 10 seats per table. To keep your group together, book in a single Eventbrite transaction.

A reserve package

Tickets: $280 per person

  • Three-course meal and premium beverages in our stunning lakeside Atrium
  • Guest arrival 7.30pm

Premium package

Tickets: $400 per person (30 only available)

  • Pre-dinner reception with Teddy Tahu Rhodes
  • Meet-and-greet opportunity with Teddy Tahu Rhodes from 6.45–7.15pm
  • Three-course meal and premium beverages in our stunning lakeside Atrium
  • Prime seating allocation
Dinner function layout in an expansive hall
Photo: Paul Chapman, Chapman Images.


Canberra Distillery gin-cured ocean trout, horseradish crème fraiche, crisp wasabi nori & salmon pearls (gf)

Main course
Lemongrass & tamarind slow cooked beef cheek, carrot & ginger puree, herb salad (gf)

Spiced caramel & shiraz braised pear tarte tatin, house-made vanilla bean ice cream, autumn fruit textures

After dessert
Percolated coffee & tea including herbal alternatives
Selection of assorted chocolates

Petaluma Croser Sparkling Cuvee
Petaluma Hanlin Hill Riesling
D’Arenburg Laughing Magpie Shiraz Viognier
Coopers Premium Lager
Bentspoke Crankshaft IPA
5 Seeds Apple Cider
Hahn Premium Light 
Sparkling mineral water, orange juice, assorted soft drinks

Frequently asked questions

More on getting here, seating, ticketing and dietary needs

I have a group of six people – can we sit together? Yes. If you order as one group, you will be joined by four other ticket buyers to make a table of 10.

Is the event suitable for children? This event is 18+ only.

Can I park at the Museum? Yes. The Museum has onsite parking, which is free after 5pm. Plan your visit

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Yes.

What if I have particular dietary or accessibility needs? Please outline your needs when booking your ticket.

What is the dress code? Cocktail.

What time does the event conclude? 11.30pm.

What if I need a refund? Refunds are available up to 30 days before the event.

What if I need more information? Email

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