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Victorian Museums and Galleries Forum 2022: Full Program Announced

Thu 5 May, 2022

We're thrilled to announce our full program for the 2022 edition of the Victorian Museums and Galleries Forum! In partnership with Deakin University and City of Melbourne, the 2022 Victorian Museums and Galleries Forum will be held at Deakin Downtown on 17 and 18 May, 9:30am to 4:30pm.

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Victorian Museums and Galleries Forum 2022: Speakers Announced

Wed 27 Apr, 2022

The Victorian Museums and Galleries Forum is a two-day event dedicated to discussing trending topics in the museum and gallery sector. This years' theme is on 'FUTURE FOCUS: Collections, People, Governance and Policy.' In partnership with Deakin University and City of Melbourne, the 2022 Victorian Museums and Galleries Forum will be held at Deakin Downtown on 17-18 May, 9:30am to 4:30pm (with optional post-event networking opportunities to be announced).

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Nominations are now open for the AMaGA Victoria Committee 2022 - 2024

Tue 5 Apr, 2022

Nominations are being called for election to the Committee of Australian Museums and Galleries Association Victoria for the 2022 – 2024 term. Nominations can be made for the Executive Committee (four positions) or for an Ordinary Member (minimum of three, with up-to six positions).

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Twitter: Please join us for our Annual General Meeting this Wednesday 5-6pm via Zoom. Register at @AMaGA_Victoria

Upcoming events

Victorian Collections Introductory Cataloguing Workshop

Mon 30 May, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

A hands-on workshop that covers the fundamentals of collection management and cataloguing, using the Victorian Collections system.  If you have any particular questions about this workshop, please feel free to get in touch via our Helpdesk. 

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Hyphen: Wodonga Library Gallery

Tue 07 Jun, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hyphen Wodonga combines a library service with four galleries, maker spaces and a retail shop. Come for a tour of the new building, which opened in August 2021. Explore the creative and recording studios, sculpture terrace, community studio as well as the featured exhibitions that include Marley Dawson's How Things Work (Playspace Gallery) and Thingamobobs....

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#2 Disaster Preparedness: Developing a plan

Wed 22 Jun, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This is the second of four workshops delivered throughout the year that will cover the whole Disaster Preparedness process: Assessing Risk, Plan Development, Implementation
and Recovery.

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Ilustration of a sailboat, overlaid with teal blue Victorian Collections logo and the words 'Victorian Collections Day'

Victorian Collections Day

Tue 28 Jun, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Held at the Mission to Seafarers Victoria, VC Day 2022 is a full day of information and discussions, aimed at assisting the community collecting sector to achieve the best care for their collections.

Morning and afternoon tea are included in the ticket price. If you have any dietary or access requirements, please note these when making your booking. 

For any questions about VC Day, contact the Victorian Collections team by submitting a ticket to our Helpdesk.

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AMaGA Victoria respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which we work, the Woi Wurrung people and honour their Ancestors, Elders and next generations of community. AMaGA Victoria acknowledges and pays respect to the Elders of all the Nations of Victoria, past, present and emerging.