Upcoming Events

MAP Toolkit: Energy Audits; saving dollars and going green

Wednesday 2nd September 2015
10:00 am- 4:00 pm

Join the MAP managers for this practical workshop to save money at your museum by undertaking an energy and lighting audit, while maintaining best practice light levels to preserve your collections. This is an opportunity to network with other museum professionals and volunteers in the Gippsland area.

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Victorian Collections Refresher

Monday 14th September 2015
1:00 pm- 4:00 pm

Refresh your knowledge of Victorian Collections and learn more about how to best use the collection management interface.

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Victorian Museums and Galleries Forum

Tuesday 15th September 2015
10:00 am- 5:00 pm

The Forum will bring together MA members and the wider community to network and discuss current issues in the sector.

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

Wednesday 23rd September 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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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Melbourne

Monday 12th October 2015
10:00 am- 3:30 pm

Victorian Collections is a free, online cataloguing system especially created for small museums in Victoria.

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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 2016

Posted 11th August, 2015

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

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Winners Announced: Victorian Museum Awards 2015

Posted 7th August, 2015

The 2015 Victorian Museum Awards Ceremony was held last night at the National Gallery of Victoria. Find out who took out these highly competitive Awards this year!

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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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