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15 Jun 18

Museum acquires Nancy Kiwat sculpture

Nancy Kiwat with her ghost-net dinghy sculpture.

Nancy Kiwat's 'Monument at Kemus Cove, Erub', which won best work in the Gab Titui Cultural Centre Indigenous Art Awards 2017, is on show at the National Museum.

By National Museum of Australia

9 Apr 18

New acquisitions from Russell Crowe’s collection

Maroon leather Doc Marten boots

The National Museum has acquired Doc Marten boots worn by Russell Crowe in the 1992 Australian film classic Romper Stomper.

By Lily Withycombe

2 Mar 18

Celebrating 40 years of Mardi Gras

Man in sequined top adjusting colourful adornments on a costume that is worn by a mannequin.

The Museum is honouring the 40th anniversary of Sydney's Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with a colourful new exhibition, Towards Equality: From Mardi Gras to Marriage.

By Lily Withycombe