Grants we administer

Audience Development Fund

Assistance for galleries to target and develop new audiences NOW OPEN!

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Dobell Exhibition Grant

Supporting the development of innovative curated visual art exhibitions in regional NSW galleries NOW OPEN!

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Artist or Curator Residency

Supports innovative and adventurous contemporary art in regional Australia - PLEASE NOTE: not offered in 2017

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Fellowship Program

Provides senior staff at NSW regional museums and galleries the opportunity to spend two weeks at an international cultural organisation

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Mentorship Program

Mentorships are a valuable professional development opportunity for emerging and mid-level regional museum and gallery staff.

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Volunteer Placements

Volunteer staff from volunteer managed and small museums or Aboriginal cultural centres in NSW can apply for a professional skills development placement.

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Skills Development Grants

Providing skill development training and networking events.

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Small Grants

Aims to meet the short-term, collection-based requirements of community museums and keeping places.

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Leg Up Grants

Quick response skill development grants for workers in volunteer-managed museums.

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Project Development Grants

Allows community museums and keeping places to carry out strategic and innovative projects.

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Building Improvement

The program focuses on providing expert assessments of museum and gallery buildings and how they function in terms of collection care, environmental sustainability and visit comfort.

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The Museums & Galleries of NSW supports and promotes volunteer, artist run and professionally staffed public museums and galleries, and Aboriginal cultural centres, throughout NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is supported by the NSW Government through Arts NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

Museums & Galleries of NSW
(M&G NSW) provides programs and services improving the visitor experience in small to medium museums, galleries and Aboriginal cultural centres across NSW.

Interview - Nicola Teffer, Curator, Demolished Sydney

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2017 Dobell Exhibition Grant recipients announced

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Moving Histories // Future Projections - interview with curators Diana Smith & Kelly Doley

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Fellowship, Mentorship and Volunteer Placement Program - now open

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Museums Association publishes a Manifesto for Tolerance and Inclusion

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Memorandum of good news!

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Lismore Regional Gallery has a builder

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ACHAA workshop and inaugural AGM

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Interactive local region arts engagement dashboard launced

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