Canowindra Historical Museum and the Age of Fishes Museum were both Highly Commended in for Collecion Management and Audience Development respectively, at the IMAGinE awards at the White Rabbit Gallery in Sydney recently.
The Sustainable Collections Project was also Highly Commended in its category. The SCP is a three way initiative of Cabonne, Orange and Blayney Councils and is an annual regional museum program which supports volunteers through training, resource materials, marketing etc. and has been of great assistance to Canowindra’s museums.
CEO of M&G NSW, Michael Rolf, congratulated all paid and unpaid staff for their contributuions, which continue to make the museum and gallery sector a strong and vibrant asset for the people of NSW and ACT.