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Annual Report 2006-2007

Annual Report 2006-07

The National Museum's Annual Report 2006-2007 is available online in both HTML and PDF formats.

Requests and enquiries concerning the contents of the report should be addressed to:

The Director
National Museum of Australia
GPO Box 1901
Canberra ACT 2601
Telephone: (02) 6208 5000
Facsimile: (02) 6208 5098
Email: information@nma.gov.au

Requests and enquiries concerning reproduction and rights should be addressed to:

The Commonwealth Copyright Administration, Copyright Law Branch, Attorney-General's Department, Robert Garran Offices, National Circuit, Barton, ACT 2600
Fax: (02) 6250 5989, or posted at www.ag.gov.au/cca

Produced by the National Museum of Australia

Photography by George Serras, Lannon Harley, Dragi Markovic and Dean McNicoll, National Museum of Australia, unless otherwise acknowledged.

Front cover images: A selection of objects from the Cook's Pacific Encounters exhibition: (left to right)

Helu (comb), Tonga, coconut leaf midribs, plaited fibre, l. 13 cm, w. 5.5 cm, Inv. Oz 159;

Tuinga (pendant), Tonga, shell, tortoiseshell, bone, teeth, cord, l. 12 cm, Inv. Oz 190;

Heva (mourning dress), Tahiti and the Society Islands, shell, barkcloth, tortoiseshell, feathers, mother-of-pearl;

Kupe'e ho'okalakala (bracelet), Hawai'i, boar tusks, olona fibre, about 20.4 cm (inner), 40.7 cm (outer), h. 10 cm, Inv. Oz 239.

Object photography courtesy of the Georg-August University of Göttingen;
photos: Harry Haase, Uwe Walter and Michael Tropea.