Media Releases

Recent Releases

link to media release 2015 Victorian Museum Awards Museum Victoria has received a prestigious Victorian Museum Award from Museums Australia (Victoria), the industry body for Victoria’s museums. MUSEUM VICTORIA 11 Aug 2015
link to media release Museum Victoria announces Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery Museum Victoria has announced a $1 million partnership with Gandel Philanthropy, to develop its innovative new Children’s Gallery. MELBOURNE MUSEUM 03 Aug 2015
link to media release Deal signed with Singapore’s cultural body Museum Victoria will develop exhibition and partnership exchanges with Singapore’s leading national cultural organisation under an agreement signed today. MUSEUM VICTORIA 28 Jul 2015
link to media release Local artists win Koorie commission Victorian-based artists Steaphan Paton and Megan Cope have been awarded the prestigious Koorie Artwork Commission for the Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre at Melbourne Museum. MELBOURNE MUSEUM 24 Jun 2015
detail of Basking Shark Rare giant Basking Shark caught off Portland A seldom-seen ocean giant, providing Museum Victoria scientists with rare insights. MUSEUM VICTORIA 23 Jun 2015
Field Guide app icons x 4 Top awards for Museum Victoria Museum Victoria has won two prestigious awards at the 2015 Museums Australia Conference in Sydney. MUSEUM VICTORIA 26 May 2015
link to media release Tyrannosaurs – opens at Scienceworks Fascinating new insights in the tyrannosaur family of dinosaurs are revealed in this fun and interactive exhibition at Scienceworks. SCIENCEWORKS 25 May 2015
link to media release Designers invited to tender for Royal Exhibition Building project Museum Victoria is requesting tenders from selected architectural firms. MUSEUM VICTORIA 19 May 2015