Category Archives: News

News about New Zealand museums, museum people and other museum web sites.

Museums’ biggest, brightest and best announced

The winners of the 2015 ServiceIQ New Zealand Museum Awards have been announced, with an exciting range of exhibitions and projects recognised in a year full of commemorations and celebrations. Continue reading

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Lottery grants round for WWI projects now open

The Lottery World War One Commemorations, Environment and Heritage (LWEH) application round is now open until mid-February 2015. Continue reading

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The fine art of training

Pataka Art Museum is reaping the rewards of upskilling staff through the NZ Certificate of Museum Practice. Continue reading

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All That Remains: WWI objects in NZ museum collections

Introducing ‘All That Remains: WWI objects in New Zealand museum collections | He Waihotanga Iho mai i te Pakanga Tuatahi’ – a shared exhibition website commemorating the WWI centenary. Continue reading

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Fundraising workshops with Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand has partnered with National Services Te Paerangi to provide an introduction to fundraising workshop for the museum sector in February and March 2014. Continue reading

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National Certificate in Museum Practice trainee – Solema To’a

ServiceIQ’s National Certificate in Museum Practice is for anyone who wants to get a good all-round foundation in museum work. Learn more from Solema To’a, a past trainee. Continue reading

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MTG Hawke’s Bay reopening soon – complete with carnival!

The new and improved MTG Hawke’s Bay is opening very soon. Have a look at what they have planned for the grand reopening. Continue reading

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New intern for Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre

The Friends of Te Papa, OMV New Zealand and National Services Te Paerangi have partnered to fund an internship at the new Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre. Continue reading

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Introducing Kiwi Chicks: New Zealand Girl History

We are really excited to announce the launch of Kiwi Chicks: New Zealand Girl History/Ngā Kōhine Kiwi: He Hītori Taitamāhine o Aotearoa, a collaboration between National Services Te Paerangi and Girl Museum. Continue reading

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TechSoup – software and equipment for charitable organisations

The TechSoup NZ Programme offers donated technology products from reputed technology vendors to charitable and non-profit organisations. Continue reading

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