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WA State Heritage & History Conference 2017


What are the threads that connect places with their past? How does history help our understanding of heritage? What common knowledge and skills support a successful local museum and an Indigenous cultural tourism business?

On the 11 & 12 May 2017, the Heritage, History and Collections (GLAM) sectors will join to share and explore the many elements that contribute to WA’s unique past.  This event promises to be a milestone in bringing together a broad range of experience, knowledge and understanding from many different projects, organisations and backgrounds.

The Heritage Council recognises the importance of good information and education, and has stepped into the role of principal sponsor for this event.  

To find out more visit the conference website at

Bursary Applications

A successful application for Lotterywest funding has been made on behalf of participating organisations by Museums Galleries Australia WA (MGAWA).  The application allows individuals for the conference to apply to MGAWA for a bursary to support the costs of travel and/or registration.  For more information please go to the conference website and click on the Registration/Bursary tab.

Bursary applications close Friday 21st April.

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