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Category: Museullaneous

1960s: The Times They Are A Changing

Bob Dylan’s famous anthem ‘The times they are a changin’ recorded in 1963 – wasn’t about the Australian Museum but it could have been.

By: Rose Docker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 17 Aug 2017

Facelift for the Future

Conservators, designers and historians prepare for the opening of 200 Treasures of the Australian Museum in the Westpac Long Gallery.

By: Melinda Ham, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 16 Aug 2017

1950s: ….colour, good design and simplicity

  Enabling scientific information to be presented in an interesting way

By: Ms Prue Walker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Aug 2017

AMplify ep 35: AM Live with Dr Simon Longstaff

In this episode of AM Live, Dr Simon Longstaff offers engaging approaches to teaching children how to think and behave ethically.

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 08 Aug 2017

AMplify ep 34: Laura McBride - Creative Producer, Indigenous Programs

CEO Kim McKay catches up with Laura McBride, AM's Creative Producer - Indigenous Programs during NAIDOC Week 2017. 

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Jul 2017

1940s: The Australian Museum - Breaking Out

 ‘Museum’s are not morgues and should expand along modern lines.’

By: Rose Docker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 27 Jul 2017

1930s: The One That Got Away

 A functional Ford or a ferocious fossil form.

By: Rose Docker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 19 Jul 2017

Who is that stylish woman?

The second woman to be employed on the scientific staff of the Australian Museum.

By: Ms Prue Walker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 12 Jul 2017

AMplify ep 33: Sharni Jones, Manager - Aboriginal & Torres Strait Island Collection

AM Director and CEO Kim McKay talks to Sharni Jones, Manager, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Island Collection at the Australian Museum.

By: Madelaine Love, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 10 Jul 2017

1920s: Be Careful What You Wish For – Charles Anderson Director

 Who would have thought that superannuation could cause so much angst?

By: Ms Prue Walker, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 03 Jul 2017