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Indigenous Communities and the Digital Realm

What could the digital space do for Indigenous communities asks Phil Gordon? 

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 07 Dec 2011

Student learning in museums

Here's a list of published references and web links that address student learning in museums.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 06 Dec 2011

Unique role played at the Australian Museum

The Australian Museum’s scientists are often asked to apply their expertise in unexpected ways.

By: Maxine Kauter, Category: Science, Date: 30 Nov 2011

Jurassic Lounge FTW! (Please vote for us)


J-Lounge is going 'For The Win' in FBi Radio's SMAC awards and we'd really appreciate your vote.
 

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Nov 2011

For Arts Sake! – Visiting Bali #11

The sacred and profane.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 29 Nov 2011

Behind DangerOz: Version 1.1

Building on what we learned about mobile apps as well as customer feedback, I am happy to announce the release of DangerOz version 1.1.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 29 Nov 2011

Millennials and museums

Who are these elusive people and why should museums care??

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 29 Nov 2011

Ask a curator: What's Yiwarra Kuju?

A Q&A with John Carty, anthropologist and co-curator of our new exhibition, Yiwarra Kuju: The Canning Stock Route.

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 28 Nov 2011

The Project Space – Collections to You

Do you know, less than 1% of Museum’s collections are on display? 

By: Michael Harvey , Category: At The Museum, Date: 28 Nov 2011

Calling on Tongan Traditions: A special visit

Lady Tunakaimanu Feilakepa is renowned and greatly respected for her traditional cultural knowledge in Tonga and across the Pacific. For one week in November 2011 Mrs. Fielakepa visited the museum to share her memories, knowledge and passion for Tongan traditions. 

By: Laura Williams, Category: Science, Date: 25 Nov 2011