Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Scitech’s international impact

Finalist in Industry/Exports awards.

Defining moments in history

PM on British settlement at National Museum project launch.

ICOM Conservation Conference, Melb.

Exploring ways to build culture through conservation.

2014 CHASS National Forum

Early bird registration closing Sunday 31 August.

Beyond ‘edutainment’

Patrick Greene on the mission of museums.

The Weight of Grief

Exploring wartime grief through objects.

WWI events derailed

Cuts halt War Memorial travelling exhibitions.

CAMD & AICCM Workshop

Exploring environmental standards, sustainability and cultural collections.

Social Return from Museums

Measuring exhibition impacts.

Creative Australia policy laid to rest?

No mentions at launch of Australia Council Strategic Plan.

Celebrating Museum Science

The museum’s research expertise is not replicated at universities …

Culture data lost

Shortsighted cuts undermine understanding of culture and sports.


Mobile app unlocks history.

Maritime Heritage grants

MMAPSS Grants and internships open.

Communicating the Museum

New conference speakers and workshops.

Australian innovations

Enterprising inventions at Questacon.

Visitor records broken

Record student & general attendances at Melbourne Museum.

Commemorating the Frontier War

Home for stories of Indigenous opposition.

Future of NFSA

Dealing with digital age.

Nation of Curious Minds

NZ increases science engagement.

Cuts to Tasmanian Museum

TMAG cuts jobs, opening hours.

Culture Matters

British Council: culture builds international trust and understanding.

The Value of Regional Culture

NSW’s report on regional museums & galleries contribution.

Leaving Liverpool

Child migrant exhibition returns to Merseyside.

3D technology changing museums

3D technology blossoms in museums.

Anzac Grants Program Open

$100,000 for cultural institutions and $50,000 for artists …

Call for Museum Audits

CAMD Chair comments on acquisition guidelines.

CAN to close

Collections Australia Network site to go off-line.

Gender and the Museum

UK article on the ongoing imbalance at museum director level.

Prehistory at risk

Concern at lack of protection for significant Australian fossil sites.

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