Upcoming Events

Victorian Museum Awards

Thursday 6th August 2015
6:00 pm- 8:30 pm

Celebrate with friends and colleagues the wonderful achievements of the Victorian museum and gallery sector. Group discounts available.

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Phillip Island

Tuesday 11th August 2015
10:00 am- 3:30 pm

Victorian Collections is a free, online cataloguing system especially created for small museums in Victoria. This workshop offers a full day of training, beginning with basic collection management.

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RSL Workshop - Reach your Audience: Visitor Experience and Funding Strategies

Wednesday 12th August 2015
10:00 am- 4:00 pm

Learn museum best practice in visitor experience strategies and funding applications for military memorabilia collections.

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RSL Workshop: Exhibition Planning and Practical Skills

Friday 14th August 2015
10:00 am- 4:00 pm

Learn museum best practice in planning, theming and building exhibitions of military memorabilia. (PLEASE NOTE THE DATE CHANGE FROM THE FLYER)

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From Catalogue to Cabinet: Collection Management and Exhibition Skills for Community Collections

Tuesday 25th August 2015
10:00 am- 3:30 pm

Refresh and explore the basics of digitisation and catalogue management using Victorian Collections, followed by an afternoon of theory and skills training for exhibitions and displays. This workshop offers adivce on how to create an appealing display, write engaging text and produce quality labels.

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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

Inaugural Victorian Museums & Galleries Forum: Provisional Program Released

Posted 14th July, 2015

We're pleased to unveil the provisional program for the inaugural edition of the Victorian Museums & Galleries Forum.

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MAPDA and MAGNA Winners Announced

Posted 1st June, 2015

Winners of the Museums Australia Multimedia & Publication Design Awards (MAPDA) and Museums & Galleries National Awards (MAGNA) were announced last week at the MA National Conference.

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Announcing Two Exhibitions Curated by Roving Curator Program Participants

Posted 6th May, 2015

We're very excited to announce the opening of two exhibitions designed and curated by recipients of MA (Vic)'s Roving Curator Program: 'Bright New Nation – Talbot’s Leading Lights', and 'They Couldn’t Get Home Quick Enough: B-24 Liberators and the Repatriation of Former POWs, 1945'.

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