Upcoming Events

RSL Workshop: Preventative Conservation and Caring for Photography Collections

Tuesday 7th October 2014
10:00 am- 3:00 pm

Learn how to best preserve your military memorabilia and display and store your photographic collections

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Melbourne

Wednesday 15th October 2014
10:00 am- 3:00 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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IMTAL-AP: Putting the Muse into the Museum: the Role of Narrative in Museum Theatre

Friday 17th October 2014
9:00 am- 5:15 pm

Join the International Museum Theatre Alliance Asia Pacific in Adelaide for a symposium that explores the role and importance of the narrative and storytelling in museum performances.

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IMTAL-AP: Putting the Muse into the Museum - Day 2

Saturday 18th October 2014
10:30 am- 4:30 pm

Join the International Museum Theatre Alliance Asia Pacific for the second day of the symposium Putting the Muse into the Museum: the Role of Narrative in Museum Theatre. 

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Mansfield

Tuesday 21st October 2014
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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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

Victorian Collections and Trove Partnership

Posted 30th September, 2014

In very exciting news, Victorian Collections is implementing a partnership with Trove. Run by the National Library of Australia, Trove is a data and resource aggregator that helps you find and use resources relating to Australia. Victorian Collections users now have the opportunity to share their records with Trove.

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2014 Victorian Museum Awards Winners Announced

Posted 12th August, 2014

The 2014 Victorian Museum Awards Ceremony was held on Thursday 7 August outside Bunjilaka at the Melbourne Museum. Find out who took out these highly competitive Awards this year!

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Recipients Announced for the 2014 Roving Curator – Exhibitions Program

Posted 30th June, 2014

The Roving Curator – Exhibitions Program offers a museum exhibitions professional (Roving Curator) to work with a museum or gallery on a range of exhibition-related projects. The assessment panel recently met and selected five organisations that will receive assistance from the Program in 2014.

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