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Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

TMAG Annual Appeal - 2018

TMAG 2018 Annual Appeal

Thank you for helping to bring Tasmania’s stories to life. 

TMAG is so grateful for your unerring support in helping us bring Tasmania's stories to life thorugh the award-winning exhibitions and education programs that make your experience at TMAG memorable and special.  

We cannot do it without you - our valued community - and we sincerely thank you. 

Janet Carding 
Director, TMAG


How would you like to support TMAG?

Your tax-deductible donation, no matter how large or small, can help us share TMAG’s treasures through exhibitions, research and education programs that benefit the community of all ages. 

$100 will help conserve the wedding dress famously worn by Kylie Minogue in her role as Charlene in Neighbours. This dress, and others, are part of TMAG’s textiles collection which needs ongoing care to help the fabrics endure.

- $250 will support education services that allow TMAG to update and share our Black Box, Ice Box and iRemember cases with communities across Tasmania.

- $500 will help our scientists research the pockets of Tasmania that we know harbour unidentified flora and fauna. With your help we can collect and identify new species that will build on our iconic State Collection of natural knowledge, such as Cameronia a new genus of lichen recently discovered by TMAG scientists in alpine Tasmania.

 - $1000 will help exhibit TMAG’s collection of paintings, sculpture and decorative arts tell the stories of Tasmanian life. From John Glover‘s colonial masterpieces, to the celebrated contemporary works of Philip Wolfhagen, your support will allow us to continue to present our critically-acclaimed exhibitions.


Top images
1918 Mildred Lovett (1880-1955) Portrait of Julian Ashton, oil on canvas
1927 Grace Crossington Smith (1892-1984) Christmas Lillies Growing (oil on cardboard)
1940 Grace Crossington Smith Ballet from the Gods (oil on carboard) 
1916 Roland Wakelin (1887-1971) Self Portrait (oil on cavas)

Lower images (clockwise)
2018 Children's Festival (Photo: Lucy Parakhina)
1777 Banksia marginata Cav., Adventure Bay, Tas., from the Tasmanian Herbarium collection of Plants of Captains Cook's Third Voyage 
1988 Jocelyn Amanda Cread, Charlene's wedding dress from Neighbours (silk, organza, lace)
2014 Centre for Learning and Discovery The Dryest Continent
1835 John Glover (1767-1849) My Harvest Home (oil on canvas)

Are donations tax deductible?


Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.