Community museums newsletter archive

The community museums newsletter is a bi-monthly publication by the History Trust on events and issues of interest to community museums within South Australia. Here you will find the latest stories and a searchable archive of past editions and news stories. Feel free to share news stories you find here with others. You can subscribe to receive the newsletter free by email or by RSS feed below.

Getting the Message Across

Have you gone to a lot of trouble to prepare a history project and then wondered if visitors got out of it what you wanted them to?  Representatives from a variety of organisations keen to avoid this situation attended a workshop during the About Time History Festival. Read more about Getting the Message Across >

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Cross-currents State History Conference

Almost 200 people attended the 2010 State History Conference, enjoying sessions on a range of themes related to history and the environment. Read more about Cross-currents State History Conference >

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SA 175 Grant Program

SA175 grant program recipients have been announced. Nine CMP museums have shared in the more than $100,000 allocated to date. Read more about SA 175 Grant Program >

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Getting web ready

CMP museums have been trialing the museum profile feature of the community history website portal Read more about Getting web ready >

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SA Community History online on time?

South Australia’s Community History portal will go live on History SA’s website in March 2011. Read more about SA Community History online on time? >

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Out and About

Amanda and Pauline have been out and about visiting museums in Adelaide, on Fleurieu Peninsula and in the Barossa. Read more about Out and About >

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Out and About

Amanda and Pauline caught up with a number of groups, especially in the Adelaide region. Read more about Out and About >

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Brinkworth's new Trail

Brinkworth History Group launched the railway interpretive trail in November 2010, after many years of planning. Read more about Brinkworth's new Trail >

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Community History Website Update

Work on the Community History portal is well underway, with the wiki in use and museum profiles beginning to take shape. Read more about Community History Website Update >

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