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...and the award goes to...Margaret Birtley

Saturday, February 04, 2017 (208 reads)

Significance International Associate Margaret Birtley becomes a Member of the Order of Australia!

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Giving with one hand and...

Sunday, January 01, 2017 (288 reads)

MYEFO 2016-17 delivers mixed news for the National Library and the Green Army

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Monuments Men and Women revisited at ANU

Tuesday, September 06, 2016 (562 reads)

A special lecture at the Australian National University highlights work to safeguard cultural property during WWII

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Australia's inaugural Heritage Strategy begs an Australian Heritage Policy

Thursday, June 30, 2016 (863 reads)

Australian heritage policy and strategy need to be brought into the 21st century

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The spotlight is on the Efficiency Dividend, but to what avail?

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 (937 reads)

The Efficiency Dividend has become a federal election issue, but it's important to read between the lines of some press about it

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Have your once in a generation say by August 14

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 (924 reads)

The NSW Parliament announced an Inquiry into museums and galleries on 23 June 2016

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Dealing with collection duplication

Thursday, May 26, 2016 (1425 reads)

SI develops a de-duplication procedure with the help of corporate client Telstra

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When is four not enough?...Not yet

Sunday, April 24, 2016 (1266 reads)

We're not convinced by the proposal of a fifth primary significance criterion in Borders of Culture

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From Deadline 2025 to Trove under threat

Thursday, April 21, 2016 (2399 reads)

The alarm raised about the moment-by-moment deterioration of audiovisual records highlights the need for sound policy and reasonable funding for some of Australia's most valued collections and services

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Significance by Decree

Monday, April 18, 2016 (1012 reads)

The Flemish Government takes a step closer to using significance to interpret the heritage of Flanders

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Another change for the better at AIATSIS

Friday, March 04, 2016 (1277 reads)

The Prime Minister's 'Closing the Gap' speech promises a further $20 million for AIATSIS collection work

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SI cuts ARC grant analyses

Monday, December 07, 2015 (963 reads)

Following the announcement to run Linkage Grants on a rolling basis, SI will discontinue its 6 monthly reviews

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Distributed National Collection? It's alive and well!

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 (1542 reads)

SI celebrates 5 years of lectures to grant winners in the original Community Heritage Grant Program

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Linking collections...way to go!

Monday, October 26, 2015 (1450 reads)

AASHA links alpine collections across Australia

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Shipwreck Preservation News

Sunday, October 25, 2015 (1385 reads)

News from an ARC grant funded heritage preservation investigation

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Customising Significance

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 (1820 reads)

Our recent Masterclasses for heritage professionals in Sydney and Brussels

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Update: Significance resources

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 (1335 reads)

Click here to access our updated Significance resources webpage

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If you care for Australia's objects...

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 (2106 reads)

please contribute to the online survey about revising the PMCH Act 1986

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ARC grants for collections related to research down

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 (2383 reads)

...along with periods of tenure

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Rallying call for supporters of heritage

Monday, May 18, 2015 (1943 reads)

A special bulletin from the Federation of Australian Historical Societies bears good news and bad

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Congratulations to AIATSIS on funding boost!

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 (1883 reads)

AIATSIS receives $5 million for its collection, as part of the 2015-2016 Federal Budget

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(in)significance symposium program now available

Saturday, May 02, 2015 (1699 reads)

An associated event on 14 May is discussion of a new Australian Heritage Education Network

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(in)significance and Standards v 1.4

Monday, February 02, 2015 (2280 reads)

University of Canberra to host a one day symposium on Significance, and latest NSFAMG release

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Calling curators with a sense of adventure...and U.S. citizenship

Friday, January 30, 2015 (1974 reads)

The U.S. Army Reserve is employing hundreds of cultural heritage experts as a matter of priority

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If the term 'Control List' means something to you...

Monday, January 05, 2015 (2863 reads)

you'll be interested to hear that the PMCH Act is being reviewed this year

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2015 means: transitioning to Sustainable Development Goals

Saturday, December 20, 2014 (1642 reads)

Culture looks set to play a more prominent role in the new UNESCO Goals for humanity

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