Australia's collecting institutions protect and celebrate Australia's rich cultural heritage, share resources and mentor regional partners. We provide advice to government and the sector on best practice for collecting cultural material, developing quality collections and ensuring ethical collecting in Australia.

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Museums, libraries and galleries
Digitising is integral for archiving and the protection of our cultural heritage.
Museums, libraries and galleries
In need of some culture and creativity? Our national institutions have got you covered this August.
Museums, libraries and galleries
Mr Jan Müller has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the NFSA for a four-year term.
Museums, libraries and galleries
The Government has announced $1 million to support the development and delivery of 17 exhibitions to tour regional Australia.

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