Blog

Category: At The Museum

Well (Tam)worth the effort!

Three days on the road later and we were still thrilled hearing how many students have added "scientist" to their list of dream jons.

By: Charlie Kingsford, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Nov 2018

Podcast – Lunchtime Lecture Series: George Miller's enquiring spirit

Australian film legend George Miller shares extraordinary insights into his life and work in this conversation with AM Director Kim McKay.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 23 Oct 2018

In pictures: The opening of Whales | Tohora

Aboriginal and Maori Elders, community and staff came together to bless the exhibition and celebrate these majestic creatures.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 22 Oct 2018

Podcast – Lunchtime Lecture Series: What makes Layne Beachley tick?

The inspiring Layne Beachley, seven-times world surfing champion, recorded live in conversation with AM Director Kim McKay.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 03 Oct 2018

Interview: Competition judges on the role of nature photography and how you can win next year

A chat with Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2018 judges Stanley Breeden and David Evans.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 02 Oct 2018

Interactive map: Finalist images of the Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2018

Browse the interactive map showing the locations, species information and photographer statements for each of the 99 finalist images.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 18 Sep 2018

Podcast – Lunchtime Lecture Series: Ita Buttrose

Listen to legendary Australian editor and feminist icon Ita Buttrose in conversation with AM Director Kim McKay. 

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 17 Sep 2018

Interview: Nature photographer Justin Gilligan

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2018 finalist Justin Gilligan reveals his process and the stories behind the images.

By: Alice Gage, Category: At The Museum, Date: 03 Sep 2018

Ancient featherwork: The creation of the Cook’s cape replica

The traditions of Pacific craftsmanship endure in the work of Hawaiian master Rick Makanaaloha Kia'imeaokekanaka San Nicolas.  

By: Alice Gage, Mr Logan Metcalfe, Jenny Newell, Category: At The Museum, Date: 07 Aug 2018

baya-ngara: read/speak knowledge – Because of her, we can

This NAIDOC Week we celebrate the contributions of Joyce Clague, the first Aboriginal person to join the Australian Museum Trust.

By: Nathan Sentance, Category: At The Museum, Date: 13 Jul 2018