BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-// Event 2//EN UID:2012051401000003100 BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY: National Biography Award 2012 LOCATION: State Library of NSW, Macquarie Street Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney DESCRIPTION: The National Biography Award was established in 1996 to encourage the highest standards of writing biography and autobiography and to promote public interest in these genres. The award is administered and presented by the State Library on behalf of the award’s benefactors, Geoffrey Cains and Michael Crouch AO. Australia’s richest prize for biographical writing and memoir, the winner receives $25,000 in prize money.nnMorning tea will be available.nnState Library of NSW, Friends Room, Ground Floor, Mitchell Library Building – enter via the historic sandstone steps nnPresented by State Library of New South Wales.n\n\n\nCost: Free, bookings essential 9273 1770\nDisabled Access: Yes\nHearing Loop : No DTSTAMP:20120514T010000Z DTSTART:20120514T010000Z DTEND:20120514T023000Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR