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Goree

The Goree newsletter looks at the activities and achievements of the National Museum of Australia as we engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and their material culture, and share their stories.


STORIES

2 Aug 2016

Visit by Aboriginal arts workers

Visitors

The National Museum was delighted to host Arts Worker Extension Program 2016 participants from the Northern, Kimberley and Arnhem Aboriginal Artists Corporation on a recent visit.

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STORIES

25 Jul 2016

Talented artists share their stories

Sid Bruce Shortjoe

Five talented Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists have shared their work in Canberra as part of NAIDOC Week and the Mullingarri Meddhung events linked to the Encounters exhibition.

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STORIES

4 Jul 2016

Cassowary sculpture crafted from chainsaws

Cassowary sculpture

A sculptural work made with pieces of chainsaw salvaged in the aftermath of Cyclone Yasi in Queensland is new to the National Museum’s collection.

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Previous issues

Goree, November 2012, Volume 9, Issue 2

View previous issues of the print Goree newsletter

MINMin (Museum Indigenous Network)

MINMin supports Indigenous employees at the National Museum, socially and in the workplace.

It is the first point of contact for issues that affect First Australians more broadly, as well as being a resource for the Museum.