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The problem with English & “decolonising
- the mind” - engagement or erasure?
Rio Tinto releases second disclosure report
since destruction of Juukan Gorge
AM, NMA & AMaGA partnership through
Action for Climate Empowerment Workshop
NMA’s Breathing Space in Garden of Australian
dreams - Genevieve Lacey’s soundscape
National Standards for Aus M&G 2.0
launched & available online
QM identifies new giant trapdoor spider
Euoplos dignitas from brigalow country
SHMA Centre for Rare Arts & Forgotten Trades
a future for past innov, skills & knowledge
Torres Strait Light Infantry Battalion
Army marks 80yr anniversary on Thursday Is
AWM marks Iraq Invasion 20 years on
- war & peace in a democracy
WW1 Events & Activities

ww1_pinCAMD members are commemorating the WWI centenary with exhibitions and events.
Visit our WWI Calendar.

CAMD Members

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CAMD’s Chair is Mr Brian Oldman, Director, South Australian Museum


The next CAMD General Meeting – TBA.

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