Awards and events

Key awards and events include:


ICOM Australia awards 2017

ICOM Australia Awards (IAA)
(ICOM Australia)


ICOM International Museum Day 18 May

International Museum Day 18 May

Winner 2017 student essay competition

ICOM Australia is marking International Museum Day in 2017 with a pilot student essay competition.

Students from Deakin University’s Masters of Cultural Heritage undertaking the subject Museums, Heritage and Society were invited to write essays on the International Museum Day topic Museums and contested histories: saying the unspeakable in museums.

A panel of judges from the Executive Board of ICOM Australia selected the best essay to post on our web site. The essay selected was written by Justin William Croft.

The views expressed in the essay are those of the author. Publication of the essay does not indicate an endorsement of those views by ICOM Australia.

Winning essay by Justin William Croft  (270kB)

ICOM affiliated

Imagine awards Museums and Galleries of NSW

IMAGinE awards
(Museums and Galleries of NSW, Museums Galleries Australia, Regional and Public Galleries of NSW)


May Day Blue Shield Australia

(Blue Shield)


MAPDA awards Australia

Multimedia and Publication Design Awards (MAPDA)

Museums Galleries Australia MAGNA awards

Museums and Galleries National Awards (MAGNA)
(Museums Galleries Australia)


Museums Galleries Australia Victorian Awards

Victorian Museums Awards
(Museums Galleries Australia Victoria)

Other events and conferences