Museums Australia (Victoria) offers an annual program of events, workshops, seminars and forums. 

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Rutherglen [Past Event]

Tue 12 Sep, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to the principles of digitisation and collection management. Participants will learn how to catalogue collection items using the free, online and custom-built Victorian Collections cataloguing system.  

Victorian Collections workshops offer a relaxed and open environment and cater for participants with any degree of museum and computer literacy, as well as ongoing cataloguing support for community museums, and small and medium collections.

Morning tea and lunch are provided. Please advise of any dietary requirements when booking.

Venue

Rutherglen RSL - Memorial Hall
150 High Street
Rutherglen Vic 3685
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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Rutherglen [Past Event]

Wed 13 Sep, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to the principles of digitisation and collection management. Participants will learn how to catalogue collection items using the free, online and custom-built Victorian Collections cataloguing system.  

Victorian Collections workshops offer a relaxed and open environment and cater for participants with any degree of museum and computer literacy, as well as ongoing cataloguing support for community museums, and small and medium collections.

Morning tea and lunch are provided. Please advise of any dietary requirements when booking.

Venue

Rutherglen RSL - Memorial Hall
150 High Street
Rutherglen Vic 3685
This event has finished
Homeopathic Kit from the collection of Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History

Legal Requirements for Collections [Past Event]

Tue 19 Sep, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This seminar will look at the legislation which governs a variety of objects in collections, such as: copyright laws, items from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the public records act, shipwreck artefacts, firearms and hazardous substances. 

Speakers include:

  • Andrew Armstrong, Senior Sergeant, Compliance Enforcement – Firearms, Licensing & Regulation Division, Victoria Police
  • Simon Crocker, A/ Senior Heritage Policy Officer, Heritage Policy and Planning, Aboriginal Victoria
  • Carly Godden, Community Archives Officer, Public Record Office Victoria
  • Dr Janine Major, Transition Project Manager-Secretariat, Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council  
  • Maryanne McCubbin, Acting Director, Division of Research and Collections, Museums Victoria
  • Annie Muir, Heritage Curator, Heritage Victoria
  • Bernadette O'Farrell, Senior Officer, Legislation and Policy, Public Record Office Victoria
  • Peter Waldie, Legal & Risk Manager, Museums Victoria

The training also includes morning tea, lunch and a guided tour of the MAP accredited Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History.

Image: homeopathic kit, from the collection of Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History

Venue

Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists
630 St Kilda Road
Melbourne 3004
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The Victorian Collections Website

Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop – Melbourne [Past Event]

Tue 26 Sep, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to the principles of digitisation and collection management. Participants will learn how to catalogue collection items using the free, online and custom-built Victorian Collections cataloguing system.  

Victorian Collections workshops offer a relaxed and open environment and cater for participants with any degree of museum and computer literacy, as well as ongoing cataloguing support for community museums, and small and medium collections.

Morning tea and lunch are provided. Please advise of any dietary requirements when booking.

Venue

Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson St
Carlton VIC 3053
This event has finished