cultural heritage

Discussion paper
20 April 2017

The purpose of this paper is to highlight key themes and issues for developing revised Guidelines to define reasonable and practicable measures to avoid or minimise harm to Aboriginal cultural...

13 November 2015

During the late eighteenth century, a musical–cultural phenomenon swept the globe. And on Sunday, 13 May 1787, a square piano departed from Portsmouth on board the Sirius, the flagship of...

25 June 2015

This bill, passed by both houses on 25 June 2015, concerns bankruptcy, family law, and extending the existing legal deposit scheme to electronic formats in order to better protect movable cultural...

10 October 2014

This guide outlines key principles and standards to assist museum and gallery professionals to carry out collecting activities according to international best practice.

9 March 2009

Significance defines the meanings and values of a cultural heritage item or collection through research and analysis, and by assessment against a standard set of criteria.