Science Communication Training

Before the world knew what COVID-19 was or how it would impact our lives in such an unprecedented way, our FameLab 2019 contestants were gathered together to experience the brilliance that Dallas Campbell has to offer in the way of communication training, travelling to us from the Cheltenham Science Festival’s Team in the United Kingdom. Dallas…

The True Terroir of Denmark

Those who have attended our events will likely have sampled (or won) some Silverstream Wine at some point. We wanted to know more about Silverstream and why they chose to support the Foundation for the WA Museum.   Why did the team at Silverstream Wines choose to support the Foundation for the WA Museum? Silverstream was introduced to the Foundation…

From the CEO

Dear Friends Well we are back in the office and are really enjoying catching up face to face after weeks of working from home! We are having great brain storming sessions and ideas workshops to ensure that we are back on track with fundraising plans, donor relations, stakeholder and partnership agreements and generally working hard…

World Oceans Day 2020

The Foundation for the WA Museum supports the discovery and protection of marine biodiversity. Today on #WorldOceansDay we share three of the ways we are able to work with the Western Australian Museum for the benefit of our oceans. Woodside Marine Biodiversity Woodside’s social contribution strategy focuses on creating capacity through long-term, strategic investment in…

Illuminating Biodiversity of the Ningaloo Canyons

  We are proud to have supported this WA Museum science expedition via our Woodside Biodiversity Fund.  Scientific expeditions and new discoveries take years of planning. WA Museum Chief Scientist, Nerida Wilson, is no stranger to either but this latest Ningaloo Canyons Expedition was unlike any other the WA Museum team have been on.  Last week saw the return of the Schmidt Ocean Institute’s R/V Falkor which took…