Federal budget 2021: Funding boost for Canberra's national museums, galleries

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated May 7 2021 - 8:58am, first published 8:30am
National Museum of Australia director Mathew Trinca. Pictures: Keegan Carroll

Canberra's national museums and galleries will receive the bulk of nearly $80 million in new funding for cultural institutions in the federal budget next week.


Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on doug.dingwall@canberratimes.com.au

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