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The National Museum of Australia is an equal employment opportunity workplace and values workplace diversity.

Important notice to applicants

Our online recruitment system will be unavailable during system maintenance from 4pm AEDT on Thursday 3 December 2020 until 5pm AEDT on Friday 4 December 2020. During that period please email your application to

Jobs at the Museum

The Museum encourages applicants from different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives to apply, and supports the use of flexible working arrangements. To be eligible to apply for vacancies, applicants must be an Australian citizen.

Explore other opportunities at the Museum

Temporary employment

Apply to join our temporary employment register for non-ongoing, short-term positions.

Work experience

Learn more about applying to complete work experience at the Museum.


Apply to join our passionate team of volunteers as they help to enrich our activities and events.


Apply for a placement if you’re a Museum professional or tertiary student from Australia or overseas.

Pay and conditions of employment

Workplace plans and procedures

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