ICOM Australia AGM online and in person
Australian Museum and Galleries Association (AMaGA)

ICOM Australia Museums Galleries Australia logoICOM Australia complements Australian Museums and Galleries Association (formerly Museums Galleries Australia). Both associations provide advocacy and membership services on behalf
of the Australian museum community. ICOM Australia provides an
international perspective. Australian Museums and Galleries Association has a national focus. 


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Cultural institutions are dealing with the pandemic is a range of ways. More

Heritage site destroyed

Image: PKKP Aboriginal Corporation

The destruction of the Indigenous Juukan Gorge rockshelters in Western Australia has drawn national and international attention. More

Beirut report

ICOM has signed a declaration of support for museums and cultural institutions recovery from the Beirut explosion. Blue Shield has compiled a report on the damage to local museums. More

Justice, equality and diversity

ICOM Australia advocates for inclusive, participatory and sustainable museums. ICOM Australia stands against all forms of racial injustice and inequality and advocates for change. More

Power of cultural institutions

The Australian Parliamentary Friends of Museums Libraries and Galleries believe cultural institutions are vital at this time of national and international crisis and recovery. More

May Day change

The regular May Day promotion of disaster preparedness coordinated by Blue Shield Australia is moving to October in 2020 to be rebadged as part of the UN International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction. More