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

 

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

Hot off the Press: INSITE Feb-Apr 2017

Feb 15th, 2017

The first 2017 issue of INSITE Magazine has just arrived from the printer and will be heading into members' mailboxes next week. Read More

Just Released: Annual Program 2017

Feb 7th, 2017

Our Annual Program for 2017 is here, packed with professional development and networking opportunities for the Victorian museum and gallery community. Read More

New MA (Vic) Blog Post Series

Feb 6th, 2017

How did a significant clock find its way from Spencer Street Station to the Melbourne Museum's Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery? Find out in the first of a new series of MA (Vic) blog posts on Culture Victoria. Read More

Upcoming Events

Utilising Your Oral Histories

20/04/2017 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Learn how to get the most out of your recorded oral histories. Hear tips from Oral Historian Sarah Rood about editing, transcribing and creating podcasts.

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General Meeting

02/05/2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The General Meeting offers a chance to network with colleagues and catch up on developments at MA(Vic). Hear a guest speaker from Museums Victoria and visit the new Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery.

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Local Government – Public Art

11/05/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A seminar for managers of public art programs, looking into current trends, issues and practical tips for commissioning public art projects and for developing public art collections. 

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Disaster Preparedness for Community Museums

23/05/2017 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Join a conservator from the University of Melbourne Grimwade Centre for this practical workshop on disaster preparedness planning and recovery for small museums.

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Masterclass

Masterclass: 101 Legal Things Every Museum Worker Needs to Know

13/06/2017 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Facilitated by Ian McDonald, Special Counsel, Simpsons Solicitors, this masterclass will cover a number of the legal and ethical issues that museums face from time to time.

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