Leading Museums, Museum Leaders

Welcome to the site of the Council of Australasian Museum Directors (CAMD).  CAMD represents the leaders of the major national, state and regional museums in Australia and New Zealand who work to enhance and promote museums and the collecting sector in the Australasian region.

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NM of Indonesia fire – Jakarta Post’s view
- issues of conservation & for repatriation
Unesco reiterates Stonehenge plea to UK
govt ‘not to proceed’ with development
V&A opens Gabrielle Chanel Fashion Manifesto
radical vision of a modernity & society
Brisbane’s museums from QMN’s to the
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology
Parekōwhai’s ‘magnificent riddling object’
Te Papa’s “happiness & inspiration”
MGNSW announces IMAGinE Awards nominees
- record #’s for 2024, Awards 29-Nov @ AGSA
Scanlon Inst Australian Cohesion Index 2023
Trust as key foundation of social cohesion
Museums as bastions of imperialism & racism?
Kwame Opoku’s view from Ghana
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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