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Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan Scheme

The National Museum of Australia is an approved borrowing institution under the Australian Government’s Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan Scheme. More on the Department of Communications and the Arts website.

The National Museum’s policies on international loans and claims handling are covered by the:

The Museum publishes information about its international loans, as part of the requirements of the scheme.

If you have queries about any of these objects, please email:

International loans

Exhibition: The Art of Science: Baudin’s Voyagers 18001804

Venue: South Australian Maritime Museum, 126 Lipson Street, Port Adelaide, SA, 5015
Duration: 30 June to 11 December 2016

Venue: Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, 2 Wellington Street, Launceston, Tas, 7250 
Duration: 7 January to 20 March 2017

Venue: Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Dunn Place, Hobart, TasS, 7000
Duration: 7 April to 9 July 2017

Venue: Australian National Maritime Museum, 2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW, 2000
Duration: 31 August to 26 November 2017

Venue: National Museum of Australia, Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, Canberra, ACT, 2601
Duration: 29 March to 24 June 2018

Venue: Western Australian Museum, Perth Cultural Centre, James Street, Perth, WA, 6000
Duration: 12 September to 12 December 2018

List 1 of international loans for Baudin’s Voyagers exhibition, April 2016 – July 2017 (PDF 3.8mb)

List 2 of international loans for Baudin’s Voyagers exhibition, June 2017 – July 2018 (PDF 2.8mb)

Warning: these documents contain images and names of deceased people that may cause distress to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples