Collections & research
Participants in the one day ‘Making Futures Slam event’ on 5 September 2018 at Melbourne Museum reflect on their day and on how museum collections connect the environment, history and culture to tell stories with relevance for our future.
Eulogy for a seastar, Australia’s first recorded marine extinction
Today, I am writing a eulogy to the Derwent River Seastar (or starfish), that formerly inhabited the shores near the Tasman Bridge in Hobart, Tasmania.
Extinct Tasmanian Tiger now back in 3D
Using 3D scanning, researchers are peeking under the preserved skin of Tasmanian tiger specimens to reconstruct its growth and development.
Find a staff member
Meet the staff at the heart of our world-class research, collections and exhibitions.
Come on a journey of discovery with a program of talks.
Work experience and scholarship opportunities for tertiary students.
Grants and funding
Find out about the grants Museums Victoria has received and the funding opportunities we provide.