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'''Wikimedia Australia, Inc.'''&reg; is an independent, registered charitable organisation, recognised by the Wikimedia Foundation as an [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_chapters official chapter]. Our aim is to promote participation on Wikimedia projects and the equality of opportunity to access and participate in the collaborative creation of Free Cultural Works in Australia. You can [[Frequently asked questions|read more about us here]].  
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'''Wikimedia Australia, Inc.'''&reg; is an independent, registered charitable organisation, recognised by the Wikimedia Foundation as an [[meta:Wikimedia chapters|official chapter]]. Our aim is to promote participation on Wikimedia projects and the equality of opportunity to access and participate in the collaborative creation of Free Cultural Works in Australia. You can [[Frequently asked questions|read more about us here]].  
  
 
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Wikimedia Australia would love you to join us. Membership is only A$20 a year and will enable you to have a greater impact on the Wikimedia movement in Australia and shape the future of our organisation. All members are encouraged to get involved in many ways.  
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Wikimedia Australia is always seeking new members. Membership is only A$20 a year and allows you to have a greater impact on the Wikimedia movement in Australia and shape the future of our organisation.
  
You may be an active participant on one of the Wikimedia projects, or maybe you'd like to know more about how to get involved in one – whatever your background and experience, we'd love to tell you more about Wikimedia, and 'free culture'.
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You may be an active participant on one of the Wikimedia projects, or maybe you'd like to know more about how to get involved in one – whatever your background or experience, we're here to help.
  
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Revision as of 16:38, 1 July 2013

Welcome to Wikimedia Australia


News

Join us!

Wikimedia Australia is always seeking new members. Membership is only A$20 a year and allows you to have a greater impact on the Wikimedia movement in Australia and shape the future of our organisation.

You may be an active participant on one of the Wikimedia projects, or maybe you'd like to know more about how to get involved in one – whatever your background or experience, we're here to help.

You can read more about becoming a member, and signing up, on this page.

Non-members can still request an account to edit this wiki.

Events

Coming events from our calendar:

  • (WA) 2020 January 19, SundayPerth meetup 64 — State Library of Western Australia
    First meetup for 2020, and slightly late celebration of Wikipedia Day. Just a social meetup with food, coffee, and chatting.
  • (WA) 2020 January 23, ThursdayWikiClubWest at Riff (8) — Riff, 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth
    A casual gathering to talk about and work on Wikimedia sites (including Wikipedia, Wikidata, and Wikimedia Commons). Everyone is welcome! You don’t have to have any experience; we’ll help you. There is huge scope for a wide range of interests: researchers, photographers, historians, illustrators, data analysts, coders, writers, and anyone else interested in the universe of free knowledge. Bring a laptop. There’s good wifi, and free tea and coffee available.
  • (VIC) 2020 February 14, FridayWikiCite ANZ — Queen Victoria Women's Centre, The Victoria room, 210 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
    Come along and work with colleagues from education, libraries, publishing and Wikimedia to make our world more open.
  • (QLD) 2020 March 8, SundayArt+Feminism QAGOMA — Queensland Art Gallery of Modern Art Research Library
    Edit-a-thon for novices and experts on International Women’s Day with Dr Louise R Mayhew.
  • (International) 2020 August 5, WednesdayWikimania 2019 (Bangkok) — Bangkok, Thailand
    The annual conference for the global Wikimedia movement.

 

See also the full calendar, and list of past events.

« See past events See future events »

Wikimedia Foundation Projects

The Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization, operates several multilingual and free-content projects, including Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, which has become one of the world's most popular web destinations.

Wikipedia Wikipedia – Encyclopedia Wikimedia Commons Wikimedia Commons – Media repository Wiktionary Wiktionary – Dictionary
Wikibooks Wikibooks – Textbooks Wikisource Wikisource – Sources Wikiquote Wikiquote – Quotations
Wikispecies Wikispecies – Species Wikinews Wikinews – News Wikiversity Wikiversity – Learning tools
Wikivoyage Wikivoyage – Travel guide