WA Services and Membership

Our professional services for the Western Australian museum and gallery communities include:

  • Provide/ facilitate Professional Development opportunities
  • Provide information, advice and referral services to the sector, the cultural industry and the wider community
  • Developing and implementing projects which benefit the museum sector and the wider community
  • Promoting National Standards and the public value of museums
  • Assistance with accreditation, training and exhibition needs
  • Site visits to regional and metropolitan Western Australian museums
  • Events/ Workshops and seminars for museums volunteers and paid staff across the state
  • Monthly ezine
  • Conferences every 2 years
  • Access to Members Area of the national website
  • Access to National Networks
  • E-mail Jobs Bulletins alerting you to current vacancies
  • Involvement in a vibrant community of museum and gallery professionals, students, volunteers and colleagues
  • Contribute to a national voice on sector issues
  • Eligibility to stand for officer position at National, State/Territory or National Network level
  • Voting rights to select the people you want to represent you and the sector at all levels
  • Opportunity to participate in sector surveys and research
  • Discounted entry to Australian museums & galleries
  • 5% reciprocal discount with ICOM Australia
  • Australian Museums Galleries Association National Conference and event discounts
  • Discounted entry to the MAPDA awards
  • Discounts on selected MA Partner events (Australian Registrar Committee, ICOM Australia, Museums Aotearoa, Musica Viva, as negotiated)