August 2010 Blog Posts (4)

Burke and Wills 150th commemorations

August 2010 marks the 150th anniversary of the departure of the illfated expedition by Burke & Wills.

The Royal Society of Victoria has organised a range of events around the country to commemorate this anniversary including expeditions, exhibitions and re-enactments and a number of online resources have been established for research and educational use.

Full details and updates of the program are available at the official 150th anniversary site…


Added by Robert Heather on August 27, 2010 at 11:12 — No Comments

Museums Australia National Conference 2010 - Program now available online

The program for the Museums Australia 2010 National Conference "Interesting Times: New roles for collections" is now available online at

The conference is being held at the University of Melbourne from 28 September until 2 October 2010 and some of keynote speakers will include:

  • Professor Richard Sandell, Director and Head of Department of Museum Studies, University of…

Added by Robert Heather on August 27, 2010 at 11:04 — No Comments

Closing dated extended for the 2010 ICOM Australia Awards for International Relations

This award celebrates the exceptional work undertaken by individuals and Australian institutions to strengthen international ties and contribute to the cultural richness of our region.

ICOM Australia believes that cooperative projects are very important in strengthening museum relations internationally by promoting information sharing across borders and distributing unique resources worldwide.

The Award is for either:…


Added by maHub on August 13, 2010 at 11:01 — No Comments

new State Library of Victoria website

The State Library of Victoria has launched its new website with increased access to the collection and information about all aspects of the Library's programs and activities.

Bookmark this page:

Here it is. The new State Library website with everything you told us you wanted.

A Better Search

Search more than 2 million items from our…


Added by Robert Heather on August 9, 2010 at 18:00 — No Comments

© 2019   Created by maHub.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service