Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Te Papa, NZ’s PM & Shackleton’s sled

– view from Co. Kildare & S. Museum, Athy

Brian Oldman on SAM’s 165th – Wonders,

research, repatriation & retelling truths

New BM Chair former British Chancellor

Hartwig Fischer welcomes George Osborne

Patrick McIntyre announced as NFSA CEO

by Chair Gabrielle Trainor AO

Seven sites, incl Venice & GBR at risk

– potential additions to Unesco in Danger list

QM explores Island Futures for Zenadth Kes

Torres Strait Islanders & climate change

The political platypus & colonial koala:

how to decolonise language for Aus fauna

Gululu dhuwala djalkiri at Chau Chak Wing

wins MAGNA Best Indigenous Project

Museum DNA ‘resurrects’ extinct Gould’s mouse

AMRI welcomes ‘second chance’ to conserve

Eucalyptusdom exhibition at MAAS

“especial heritage of this stranger land”

Te Papa deep clean following Sydney’s visit

– reopens with conditions

AWMM’s Te Ao Marama South Atrium wins

NZ Interiors Civic & Supreme Awards

Museums Aotearoa adopts National Repatriation

Policy & elects new Council & farewells ED

UN views culture as “a common good” &

central in COVID recovery

MV’s Tim O’Hara describes new family

of brittle stars from New Caledonia

Kerry Stokes reappointed as AWM chair

during AWM redevelopment

CSIRO proposes $70M National Collections

building at Black Mountain

NMA’s Tim & Gina Fairfax Discovery Centre

– Australian history through stories & play

Museums in middle of ‘war on woke’ –

– who should shape Britain’s history?

Why Australia’s arts need A New Approach

to shift the conversation & change advocacy

China’s reviews museums’ roles in cultural

exchange, education & showcasing values

MAAS Powerhouse Ultimo regeneration &

new cultural precinct – $500M in NSW budget

Ramses the Great ends Pharaoh’s curse for AM

Ramses the Great & the Gold of the Pharaohs

NSW cultural instn ‘blockbusters’ funding

$40M over next 4 yrs in NSW budget 2021-22

QMN World Science Festival secured

Qld commits $9M over 3 yrs from 2021-22

MAPDA 2021 winners –

Best in Shows to AG of Ballarat & NFSA

AMAGA elects Council for 2021-23

– Seb Chan new President

How artists use QMN

mammal and bird collections

National Trust of SA Ayers House”eviction”

History Trust of SA proposed as new tenant

QM & Eromanga NHM on Australia’s largest

dinosaur – more on Australotitan cooperensis

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