Museums Australia

Museums Australia

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


Award winners

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

Nepal devastation

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