Museums & Galleries Qld

Archive for December 2011

Vicki Warden, Museum Development Coordinator | Museum Development Officer, Museum Resource Centre for Southern Inland Queensland, Regional Services | Queensland Museum

Vicki Warden, a successful recipient of M&GSQ’s pilot 2011 Mentorship, Exchange and Fellowship Program, has completed an International Fellowship in New Zealand. Vicki is Museum Development Coordinator | Museum Development Officer based at the Queensland Museum’s Resource Centre for Southern Inland Queensland in Toowoomba. Her placement was with National Services Te Paerangi (NSTP), Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington, New Zealand.

Vicki shares her experiences of her International Fellowship: Read the rest of this entry »

Anita Meale, Curator, Corporation of the Sisters of Mercy of the Diocese of Townsville

Anita Meale, Curator at the Corporation of the Sisters of Mercy of the Diocese of Townsville, has completed a successful Museum Mentorship with the Mercy Heritage Centre in Brisbane as a result of  a successful application to M&GSQ’s pilot 2011 Mentorship, Exchange and Fellowship Program.

The Mercy Heritage Centre is a social history museum exploring the lives and work of the Sisters of Mercy Brisbane Congregation within a significant building. It celebrated 150 years in 2011 with the completion of three stages of redevelopment and 26 new exhibitions.

Anita discusses the success of her placement:

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Museums & Galleries Queensland

122 Gerler Rd, Hendra QLD 4011

Phone: 07 3059 9740
Email: information@magsq.com.au
Web: www.magsq.com.au

Museums & Galleries Queensland is the peak professional body for the public museum and gallery sector in Queensland.

Museums & Galleries Queensland promotes, supports and provides services to foster excellence in museums, galleries and keeping places. We strive to ensure a future where museums, galleries and keeping places are relevant, accessible and valued by their communities.

M&G QLD Staff

Rebekah Butler, Executive Director
Debra Beattie, General Manager
Melissa Fletcher, Information Officer
TRAINING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Deannah Vieth, Training and Professional Development Manager
Leisha Walker, Training and Professional Development Program Officer
EXHIBITION DEVELOPMENT & TOURING
Donna Davis, Exhibition Program Officer
Bonnie Melrose, Exhibition Program Officer
Andrea Higgins, Exhibition Program Officer

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