VIM victors

Congratulations to all of the museums who have been awarded funding in the first round of the VIM Grants Program for 2014.

Fourteen volunteer museums were successful with funds totaling $19,420! These funds will support the work of an estimated 450 volunteers across 12 local government areas in 8 regions of NSW in caring for our heritage and engaging local communities.


Projects funded include:

Collection management

  • Grenfell Museum

Storage and materials

  • Condobolin Museum
  • Miss Porter’s House
  • Mulwaree High School Remembrance Museum
  • Old School Museum Merimbula
  • Port Macquarie Historical Society Museum

Showcases and mannequins

  • Australian Golf Heritage Museum
  • Bingara Museum
  • NSW Lancers Memorial Museum
  • Old Courthouse Museum Batemans Bay

Exhibition development

  • Nambucca Headland Museum

Oral history project

  • Evans Head Living Museum


  • Bega Pioneers Museum

Conservation project

  • Steam Tram & Railway Preservation Society Limited


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This is an Arts NSW devolved funding program, administered by Museums & Galleries of NSW on behalf of the NSW Government.

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