Upcoming Events

Victorian Collections Conservation Workshop

Tuesday 27th September 2016
10:00 am- 2:00 pm

Meet conservator Samantha Hamilton, who will discuss preventive conservation and care for photographs and documents.

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Bendigo

Wednesday 28th September 2016
11:00 am- 3:00 pm

This hands-on workshop assists volunteers and staff from small and medium collecting organisations to catalogue online using Victorian Collections.

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MAE Day Curtain Raiser

Tuesday 4th October 2016
6:00 pm- 7:00 pm

Pre-event drinks for the Museums Australia Education (MAE) Day on Tuesday 4 October at The Old Treasury Building. Featuring a visit from a special guest.

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Doing things differently, making a difference

Wednesday 5th October 2016
9:00 am- 4:00 pm

Museums Australia Education (MAE), in conjunction with Museums Australia (Victoria), Evaluation (EVERSIG), Technology and Museum Theatre Alliance (IMTALAP), presents 'Making a Difference: Doing It Differently', a day for museum education professionals.

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Arts Centre – Cowes Cultural Centre Shuttle Bus

Wednesday 5th October 2016
4:00 pm- 5:30 pm

Shuttle bus from the Arts Centre melbourne to Cowes Cultural Centre to coincide with the end of the MA Education day. Limited places available. Free for Conference delegates. Bookings essential.

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Museums Australia is a membership organisation providing national and state services for people with specific museum and gallery interests.

Who Are We?

We are the Victorian branch of Museums Australia – the national association for the museum and gallery sector.

What Do We Do?

Our professional services for the Victorian museum and gallery communities include:

We represent and provide programs for over 500 members across the state.

Latest News

Applications Now Open: Roving Curator Program 2017

Posted 16th August, 2016

Are you looking for professional assistance with an exhibition idea or project? Would you like to develop your team’s exhibition skills? The Roving Curator Program could be the answer!

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Winners Announced: Victorian Museum Awards 2016

Posted 14th July, 2016

The 2016 Victorian Museum Awards Ceremony was held last night at State Library Victoria. Find out who took out these prestigious Awards this year.

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Celebrating 100 Museums in the Museum Accreditation Program

Posted 14th July, 2016

We are delighted to announce that the Museum Accreditation Program (MAP) has now enrolled its 100th museum. To celebrate reaching this milestone, a special film and new online map were launched at the Victorian Museum Awards last night.

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