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Christmas Giving and Sharing Traditions

Christmas Giving and Sharing Traditions

When Christmas comes around each year, there are certain traditional elements that tend to appear. From robins and mistletoe to stockings and candy canes. All these iconic Christmas emblems share a heritage of giving and sharing. Is there another you know of? Send it...
What are you getting in return when you give?

What are you getting in return when you give?

Philanthropy defines a wide range of giving activities. From volunteering, events and raffle ticket purchase all the way to annual sponsorship, research support and corporate lecture series. Often, when giving to a worthy cause, it is difficult to see the benefits of...
Christmas Party Tickets Available

Christmas Party Tickets Available

Tickets to our annual Christmas event are now available for purchase. Wednesday 18 December   |    6:30pm – 8:30pm Bob’s Bar – Perth City The Foundation for the WA Museum along with the Artefact Circle Committee invite you to attend our annual...
A Creative Legacy: the Ruth Tarvydas Collection

A Creative Legacy: the Ruth Tarvydas Collection

Sinead Burt, Assistant Curator – History, holding a 1980 Ruth Tarvydas design. Image courtesy WA Museum. The magic of Ruth Tarvydas, a pioneering Western Australian fashion designer, will live on through the WA Museum with thirty-five of her iconic garments...
Minderoo Grants: supporting invaluable Museum projects

Minderoo Grants: supporting invaluable Museum projects

The inaugural Minderoo Grants were awarded in 2018, thanks to the generosity of the Minderoo Foundation. Through a donation to the Foundation for the WA Museum’s Discovery Endowment Fund, the annual grants finance valuable and significant WA Museum projects, that are...