When is the Award Dinner held? Wednesday 28 August 2019

Where is it held? Sydney Town Hall, 483 George St, Sydney. Information on getting there and information on accessibility can be found on Town Hall’s website. Please email eureka@austmus.gov.au if you have any accessibility requirements.

What time should I arrive? Pre-dinner drinks from 6pm. Award proceedings start at 6.30pm sharp. Allow yourself enough time to arrive, collect your name tag, cloak your belongings and find your seat.

What should I wear? The dress code is black tie. We recommend that you come feeling comfortable and glamorous.

Do finalists know in advance that they have won? No.

Will anyone be announcing the winners on social media? Yes! The hashtag is #Eureka19 and we will be posting live updates from Twitter via @eurekaprizes.

Who should I direct media enquiries to? If you have an enquiry regarding publicity, please contact Nicole Browne from Media Opps on 0414 637 762 or nicole@mediaopps.com.au.

Will photographs from the night be available? Yes. Photos will be shared on social media as they become available and shots taken by our professional photographer can be obtained in the days following. We invite you to have your photo taken on the night by our roving photographers and at the media wall with colleagues, team members and family during the breaks.

Some of my friends and family are unable to attend. Is there a way they can be involved? Yes. You can follow the action on Twitter via @eurekaprizes. The hashtag is #Eureka19. We will be posting information on winners as they are announced, as well as photos and more.

How many guests will be in attendance? Approximately 600 guests representing the who's who of Australian science will be there to celebrate the finalists and winners.

Will there be the opportunity to network? Yes. During the breaks between and at the Supper Club in the vestibule after the official proceedings.

What time does the Award Dinner conclude? Official proceedings will finish at approximately 10.30pm with the event closing at midnight.

Are there any tickets available? Please email us at eureka@austmus.gov.au for ticket enquiries.

Further questions? If you have any other queries about the 2019 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes Award Dinner please email eureka@austmus.gov.au or phone (02) 9320 6230.