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PNGNMAG, AM & Flinders Univ collaborate
to describe extinct PNG kangaroo
Frogs that lay eggs on land – new WA genus
named for teacher whose lab was a campervan
ICOM to discuss museum governance in Prague
& need for explicit cultural governance code?
The Hermitage Dir’s views on Ukraine war &
the museum’s role in exporting culture
Future proposed for Old QM Building (OMB)
via Qld Govt & QYO $20M donor pledge
Nurturing a people-centered work culture
- workplace stress high - view from AAM CFM
AWM announces Napier Waller Prize win to
Anneke Jamieson’s story of women & mothers
Royal BC museum C$789M plan scrapped for now
- collns centre & decolonisation to progress
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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