SLM wins multiple National Trust Awards

 

 
Today the Sydney Living Museums team was very excited to take away several awards at the annual National Trust Heritage Awards at Doltone House.

The awards were for:

Michael Rose (Chairman - Sydney Living Musems Board) was present at the awards and said he was very pleased to see the work of the organisation acknowledged.  

"It’s been a very busy year for Sydney Living Museums with a number of big projects delivered across our interpretation, conservation and heritage areas. These awards are a testament to the hard work of our teams and I feel very proud of our staff and the wins today" he said. "We are also very grateful to our Foundation and generous donors who have made projects like the Vaucluse House Drawing Room possible." 

Promo image for school holiday programs with kids dressed in warm gear in outdoor setting.

School holidays

Winter School Holidays 2018: opening hoursTuesday 12 June 2018

To make the most of these holidays we’ve extended our trading hours, with many of our properties now opening for the entire school holiday period.

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Volunteers

Exhibition Volunteer opportunity: Museum of SydneyMonday 18 June 2018

Do you love interacting with people? Would you love to be a museum ambassador and gain hands-on experience in the museum environment? We’re looking for Museum Volunteers to join our team and play a role in engaging with visitors in our museums.

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Research

Colonial CaledonianFriday 15 June 2018

A new short film, ‘Colonial Caledonian’, follows Dr Brianna Robertson-Kirkland, from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, on her exploration of early Scottish sheet music held in SLM’s collections.

Bearded man in workshop with bucket.

News

Centuries-old cooper’s craft proves evergreenThursday 14 June 2018

Our video of sixth generation cooper, George Smithwick, has proved our most popular on YouTube, with over half a million views.