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Vikings disarmed

The Vikings were plundering invaders with horned helmets, right?

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Legends of Lithgow

Be surprised by the sites of lovely Lithgow

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Do you like to draw?

Follow the Children's Trail at the Archibald Prize

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Appy Trails

New app is regional time traveler. 

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Sustainability comes to NERAM

What does sustainability in an art museum look like?

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Tourism champions!

Port Macquarie Historical Museum comes up trumps!

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Distant connections to the here and now

Collaborative museum and education venture produces new work.

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Identity

Capturing the spirit of the Western Riverina.

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Not just fabulous frocks

For lovers of fine fabric, furs and frocks.

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The museum vs the caravan Park

Check the score - the museum versus the caravan park.

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The great outdoors as a living museum

There's more to the great outdoors than beaches and bikinis.

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Dog made Assistant Director at the Maritime Museum

Meet Bailey the Border Collie who has been recruited permanently to help protect the Australian National Maritime Museum exhibits from seagulls.

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Anne Frank Today

Inspired by Anne Frank's story? New exhibition opening soon.

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Planes with personality

Introduce yourself to Transavia Airtruk and Clancy Skybaby!

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A day at Cockatoo Island

Outside the Biennale, Cockatoo Island offers much!

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Every renovator’s heritage dream

The annual week-long celebration of Australia’s national heritage!

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Tweed Museum reopens!

Move over Margaret Olley, there's a new kid on the block!

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From Bali to Mosman (via Paris)

Art and craft from across the world in Mosman Art Gallery. 

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Phryne Fisher’s fabulous fashions

Frills, frippery and frocks - Miss Fisher's fashions on display.

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The Broken Hill massacre

Read about the 'Only enemy attack on Australia soil during WWI'.

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Festive fever

Start the festive season in regional NSW.

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Creepy Quarantine

Explore this allegedly haunted heritage site.

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After the flood

After five years Coffs Harbour Regional Museum is back.

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Dear Sylvia

An exhibition for Plath devotees and lovers of photography.

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What lies beneath

Discover archaeological ruins under the high-rises of inner-city Sydney.

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Child's play

Keeping kids busy these school holidays.

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Corroboree Sydney

Initiated and delivered by Indigenous people, this is one action packed festival!

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Christmas celebrations!

Celebrate the silly season with a visit to Santa, a decoration workshop or cheerful Christmas carol event.

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Country context

Country Curator talks us through the finer points of moving regional.

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Rudie nudie tours

Experience the James Turrell retrospective in its purest form.

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Destination

An installation by Talulah Vane at Woodford Academy.

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Flood!

Explore the impact of the Hawkesbury River floods.

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More Marina magic

Young people engage with performance art.

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Siteworks at Bundanon

A once a year event: site-specific, contemporary art free-for-all!

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Hanging on a vision

Two quite different shows to send our brains spinning.

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People Like Us

NETS Australia tour opens at UNSW Galleries.

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At Home: Djon Mundine

The environmental message behind Mundine's Another Country.

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The nature of fashion

See how nature influences fashion design.

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Interview with Robert Heather

New England Regional Art Museum's new director talks.

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Telling Cowra’s Story

Cowra has fascinating history, from the days of steam trains to the largest Prisoner Of War breakout in modern military history.

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Mike Parr - Burning Down the House

At the launch of the Embassy of Disappearance at Carriageworks, Mike Parr performed an action in the carpark outside titled Burning Down the House as part of the Biennale of Sydney ‪2016.

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At Home: Uncle Laddie Timbery

Meet the affable and enthusiastic Dharawal and Yuin Elder at the Jervis Bay Maritime Museum.

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Auction Action at Firstdraft

Artworks donated by alumni & supporters go under the hammer.

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2015 IMAGinE Awards Winner Profile: Berrima District Museum gallery extension

We profile past winners and highly commended in the lead up to the IMAGinE awards 2016.

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Talking Machines launch

A large crowd recently gathered for the launch of Talking Machines at Wagga’s Museum of the Riverina.

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ARTLANDS a huge success

Michael Rolfe takes a look at Artlands, the hugely successful regional arts conference recently held in Dubbo.

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Interview - Samantha Friend, President, Bathurst District Historical Society Museum

We dropped into the Bathurst District Historical Society Museum and asked about the history, collection, archive and challenges ahead.

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