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Australian Museums and Galleries Association magazine.Membership Benefits

Joining Australian Museums and Galleries Association (AMaGA) is a great way to get involved in the sector and to support the diverse community of Victorian museums, galleries, and collecting organisations. Members enjoy a multitude of benefits.

Information & Professional Development

  • Two issues per year of the Australian Museums and Galleries Association magazine.
  • Member e-bulletin of news, events, and funding opportunities.
  • Regular emails with the latest jobs in the sector.
  • Up to 50% off AMaGA Victoria professional development seminars, training workshops, and other events.
  • Discounted registration fees for National and State Conferences and Industry Forums.
  • Free telephone advisory service.
  • Resources and advice on museum standards and practices.


  • Convey the needs of your sector to government agencies and policy makers.
  • Exchange information and ideas about your specific museum interests through National Networks (formerly, 'Special Interest Groups').
  • Take part in exclusive cultural and behind-the-scenes tours.
  • Network at branch events.


A full list of membership benefits is available on our National Office website.

Types of Membership

Individual membership is open to independent practitioners and anyone with an interest in, or an association with, museums, art museums, public galleries, keeping places, contemporary art spaces, craft councils, artist-run initiatives, botanical gardens, zoos, historic houses, interpretation centres or any other collecting institution. Individual membership starts at $90*.

Organisational membership is open to museums, galleries, institutions that teach courses relevant to museum practice, and institutions that hold collections of cultural material and support the aims and code of ethics of AMaGA. Organisational membership is priced according to your organisation's annual operational budget and staff receive up to 50% discounts on Victorian events. Organisational membership starts at $161*.

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Please contact our Office if you have any enquiries regarding membership of AMaGA.

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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.