Aboriginal

This page contains resources about Aboriginal Australia including how to prepare a Welcome, or Acknowledgement to Country. For information about M&G's Reconcilation Action Plan and the Indigenous Language Map, see our Aboriginal page

Prepare an Acknowledgment of Country Statement

A Welcome to Country is normally performed by an Elder of the local Indigenous language group. An Acknowledgment of Country can be performed in the absence of an Indigenous representative.

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Welcome to Country and Acknowledgement of Country

In working respectfully with Indigenous communities there are several important protocols worth knowing and understanding.

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Reconciliation Australia

First stop for Aboriginal resources for museums.

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The Indigenous Art Code

Commercial safeguards for Indigenous artists and their art.

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Museums & Galleries of NSW helps small-medium museums, galleries and Aboriginal cultural centres create exciting experiences for visitors and, through this, thriving local NSW communities. We don't run museums, galleries and cultural centres but we care about those who do. We develop their skills, connect them with others in the industry, provide funding, point visitors their way, and give them access to ground-breaking exhibitions.

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

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.

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