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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:

  • (National) 2020 February 19, WednesdayWMAU Community Meeting (Feb 2020) — Online Community Room
    The password will be sent to the members' mailing list a few days before the event, or you can RSVP to contact-at-wikimedia.org.au Agenda:
  • (WA) 2020 February 20, ThursdayWikiClubWest at Riff (10) — 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.
  • (NSW) 2020 March 7, SaturdayKnow My Name Edit-a-thon Sydney — Dixson Room, Mitchell Wing, State Library of New South Wales, Macquarie St, Sydney
    Registrations opening soon!
  • (WA) 2020 March 7, SaturdayKnow My Name Edit-a-thon Perth — Lawrence Wilson Gallery, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley 6009
    Registrations essential! Register here!. See Know My Name for more information.
  • (QLD) 2020 March 8, SundayArt+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Brisbane — Gallery of Modern Art Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
    No description
  • (ACT) 2020 March 8, SundayKnow My Name Edit-a-thon Canberra — National Gallery of Australia, Parkes Place, Parkes, Canberra ACT 2600
    Registrations opening soon!
  • (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