The Western Australian Museum’s media and communications team can assist media with information, images and interview opportunities for exhibitions, public programs and research and discovery relating to the work of the Western Australian Museum at its sites in Perth, Welshpool, Fremantle, Albany, Geraldton and Kalgoorlie-Boulder.
Media working in print, radio, television and online are encouraged to contact the Museum’s media and communications team with their enquiry and deadline at firstname.lastname@example.org or +61 8 6552 7804 or +61 8 6552 7897.
If you have a question for the Minister for Culture and the Arts please contact the Minister's Office on +61 8 9213 6600.
News and Media Statements
After significant media events, a range of resources will be provided for use by media organisations. These resources include high resolution photography, HD video footage and audio clips. The below list provides links to resources from past media events:
WA Museum Media Statements
Our website currently displays media statements and latest news from the Western Australian Museum published from 2009 until the present.
Ministerial Media Releases
Visit the Minister for Culture and the Arts' website for Ministerial media statements. This includes a historic record of all archived Ministerial media releases.
Filming and Photography Requests
News and media filming
If you would like to take photographs or footage of any of the Western Australian Museum sites for media purposes, or would like to film or record an interview with a member of staff for a media story, email email@example.com with details of your request.
The Western Australian Museum has a range of photographs available to media to publicise the work of the Museum. We are currently developing an online library, which will include commercial licensing and online payment.
To request an image or footage, email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of your request.
Commercial filming requests
The WA Museum provides truly unique venues for commercial filming purposes from the sweeping views and strong architectural lines of the WA Maritime Museum, to the winding staircases and historic buildings in Perth. Whether it is for documentaries, TV advertisements, music videos or commercial fashion shoots, the WA Museum has a range of unique spaces available.
To enquire about hiring the WA Museum for your photography or filming shoot contact WA Museum Venue Hire at email@example.com or +61 8 9431 8323.
If you are from an educational institution and have a request for information, it may be available by accessing the WA Museum’s annual report, collection databases, or the research and collections area of our website.
If the information you require is not available on this website please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your enquiry. The Museum will respond as quickly as possible, however please allow five working days for a response to requests for information.