Media Releases

Recent Releases

link to press release Museum Victoria Humanities and Science Researchers awarded a Record $1.6 Million in the Australian Research Council Linkage Projects Scheme for 2016. MUSEUM VICTORIA 10 May 2016
link to media release Chooks in Dinner Suits A Tale of Big Dogs and Little Penguins. A delightful new children’s book MUSEUM VICTORIA 09 May 2016
link to Media relase A 40 Million Year Penguin Parade Museum Victoria Scientists reveal Australia’s Lost History of Penguins. MUSEUM VICTORIA 28 Apr 2016
male figure War Trophies or Curios?: The Untold Story of a Forgotten Conflict and Forgotten Collection Museum Victoria Publishing is delighted to announce the release of War Trophies or Curios? MUSEUM VICTORIA 19 Apr 2016
The Slender Rat. In Montane Forests of Sulawesi, Museum Victoria Scientist Discovers a New Species of Mammal – The Slender Rat There’s a new mammal in town! The ‘Slender Rat’ is a new genus of rodent discovered on Sulawesi. MUSEUM VICTORIA 18 Apr 2016
A red and a black inner ear (cochlea) of a xenorophid,an ancestor to the modern-day dolphin. 26-Million-Year-Old Fossil Ear Reveals the Origin of Dolphin Hearing and Communication Complex sensory system and communication unique in the animal kingdom. MUSEUM VICTORIA 13 Apr 2016
Jurassic World Exhibition Jurassic World: The Exhibition – Global Premiere Museum Victoria, Imagine Exhibitions, Inc. and NBCUniversal Brand Development are delighted to announce that Melbourne Museum will host the world premiere gala opening of Jurassic World: The Exhibition. MELBOURNE MUSEUM 19 Mar 2016
Boy on skateboard Emerging designers on show in Top Designs 2016 The remarkable work of 90 of Victoria’s top VCE and VET design students is displayed in Top Designs 2016 at Melbourne Museum. MELBOURNE MUSEUM 18 Mar 2016