Heritage Hack Connections

A free workshop for a whirlwind introduction to cultural heritage data, digital tools, and online possibilities with Tim Sherratt. Heritage Hack Connections will be your chance to share information, build connections, and warm up for the GovHack 2016 weekend. Learn about sources of cultural heritage data. Explore digital tools and techniques for working with cultural Read more …

New issue of reCollections: A Journal of Museums and Collections out now

Volume 10 number 2 of the National Museum of Australia‚Äôs journal has contributions by Jan Brazier (Macleay Museum) and Molly Duggins (National Art School) on the production history and aesthetics of biological models and wall charts; and by Peter Brett (University of Tasmania) on the pedagogical challenges and opportunities afforded by Home Hill house museum, Read more …

AHA members join Heritage Council of Victoria

Andrew May and Stuart Macintyre have recently joined the Heritage Council of Victoria, an independent statutory body appointed by the Governor-in-Council which has a range of functions under the Heritage Act, including determining which places and objects are added to the Victorian Heritage Register. The Council’s role is to ensure that the state’s diverse cultural Read more …