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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:

  • (QLD) 2019 November 26, TuesdayQWiki Club 2019 NovemberThe Edge, State Library of Queensland
    Regular monthly meetup of State Library of Queensland's Wikipedians
  • (NSW) 2019 December 16, MondaySydney meetup (December 2019) — Macquarie Room, State Library of New South Wales
    N.B. Please bring your own laptop for some workshopping. We have limited spaces so registration is mandatory. We are fortunate to have noted Wikimedian Liam Wyatt visiting us from Italy and updates on Wikidata projects from our Sydney members. The State Library of NSW have generously provided a space for us to meet. Short Talks Wikicite/GLAM in Europe - Liam Wyatt, Program Manager for WikiCite (recently Europeana GLAMwiki Coordinator) Wikidata Update - Toby Hudson, University of Sydney Wikidata Projects - Geoff Barker, State Library of NSW Wikimedia updates - Matt Moore, Wikimedia Foundation Australia Wikidata Workshop Focus on Australasian Legal Information Institute & State Library of NSW unpublished items
  • (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