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Emerging From Crisis COVID-19

– a meaningful role to play

Even dinosaurs are social distancing,

as the Smithsonian takes it slow in reopening museums

TRA domestic tourism data Aug 2020 v 2019

– spend 53%, trips 40% & nights 39% down

Science communication now critical globally

– 3 lessons on what makes it work

Physicist Cathy Foley AO

next chief scientist

AWM Remembrance Day broadcast & online

– resources incl virtual poppy & webinars

Democracy – and what Mark Twain said in the

Buffalo Express about running for governor

Art Fdn pledges €100,000 for German museums

hit by vandals – security questions remain

Patrick Greene on EPIC Museum’s 2nd year

as Europe’s Leading Tourism Attraction

Where dragon’s float – sea dragon search

– WAM’s Nerida Wilson & citizen science

Sovereign Hill reopens outdoor exhibitions

– Covid-safe protocols in place

Aust Govt funds AIATSIS for repatriation

of ATSI artefacts from overseas collections

AM’s Eureka Prize Award interactive broadcast

– register now for event 24 November 2020

Redesigned Parramatta Powerhouse refined

& with “generously scaled public domain”

WAM Boola Bardip. An Architecture of Stories

Hassell + OMA & Alec Coles panel 25 Nov 2020

Video, deep fakes & critical engagement

ACMI’s Katrina Sedgwick in Drawing Rm

AM renovations to open with a roar

Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family – they’re back

Australia’s cultural and creative economy

A 21st century guide – A New Approach

PM’s A/Min Ben Morton’s new expectations

for MOAD focus as MOA Voting System

Adelaide Holocaust Museum & Education Centre

AG $2.5M commitment

Qld Holocaust Museum & Education Centre

Palaszczuk Govt $3.5m election commitment

AM’s First Nations curators on “Unsettled’

First Peoples respond to Cook’s journey

David Rathman AM PSM new Ambassador for

SA’s Aboriginal Art & Cultures Centre (AACC)

How to reopen the American mind

– the future of humanities

Holden’s part of Australia’s history

Min Fletcher wants Holden colln retained

PM’s A/Min Ben Morton seeks Speakers Chair

from Trevor Kennedy auction for MoADOPH

$27m of $300m in arts funding spent during Covid-19

– Senate Estimates

BCAR releases Cultural & creative activity

Australia 2008-09 to 17-18 – visual summary

41% Australians hold multiple memberships

& subs with heritage orgs (but Family First)

Adam Lindsay seeks contemporary SLM & SARA

– history’s relevance key to merger

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