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Part one: Executive summary

Royal Australian Society Challenge Shield photo: George Serras
Royal Australian Society Challenge Shield. Photo: George Serras.

Vision

A recognised world-class museum exploring Australia's past, illuminating the present, imagining the future.

Mission

To promote an understanding of Australia's history and an awareness of future possibilities by:

  • developing, preserving and exhibiting a significant collection
  • taking a leadership role in research and scholarship
  • engaging and providing access for audiences nationally and internationally
  • delivering innovative programs.