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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.


8 May 2015

Visitors from Environment and Heritage

A group photo of six people.

Visitors from the New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage, who work closely with the Museum on the return of ancestral remains, recently met the Museum’s repatriation staff.



7 May 2015

Brian Robinson visits the Museum

Brian Robinson

Contemporary Torres Strait Islander artist Brian Robinson recently visited the National Museum in Canberra.



23 Apr 2015

Shoalhaven artwork arrives at National Museum

A carved wooden pole depicting the Shoalhaven River and a striking banner designed by Jerrinja artist Noel Wellington are new to the Museum’s collection.


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.