The 2015 ICOM Australia Awards have gone to Dr Don McMichael for individual achievement and the National Portrait Gallery for an exemplary institutional project. More
The earthquakes which have rocked Nepal since 25 Apr 2015 have taken thousands of lives and injured thousands more. Millions are homeless. Amongst this devastation cultural heritage has been damaged, destroyed and lost. More
Vanuatu cyclone – impact on heritage
Blue Shield Australia has advised that the Vanuatu Cultural Centre and collections repositories are undamaged but that Chief Roi Mata's Domain, a World Heritage archaeological site, has suffered damage. More
ICOM International (Paris)
The International Council of Museums is an organisation of museums and museum professionals worldwide, committed to the conservation, preservation and communication to society of the world's natural and cultural heritage.