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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...
Foundation for the WA Museum welcomes new partner DFO

Foundation for the WA Museum welcomes new partner DFO

The Foundation for the WA Museum is very excited to announce a new partnership with DFO Perth. Since opening to great aplomb in October last year, DFO offers customers a premium outlet shopping experience. DFO, by association with the Foundation for the WA Museum, and...
Mandurah Crab Fest

Mandurah Crab Fest

The Channel Seven Mandurah Crab Fest is Western Australia’s largest free community event. Celebrating culture, lifestyle, food and of course the native Blue Swimmer Crab, the Mandurah Crab Fest is an annual must-do experience. Held over the weekend of 16 &...
20 Years of Scientific Discovery

20 Years of Scientific Discovery

Since 1998, Woodside has partnered with the WA Museum to understand the biodiversity of northwest Australia in the Dampier Archipelago and the Kimberley regions. The Foundation for the WA Museum has become increasingly involved in the partnership since 2003 and has...