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Title Date Description
Wikimedia Australia October Drop In Sessions 2022-09-28 Drop in and join us with any Wikipedia questions you have
Misinformation and Wikipedia 2022-09-28 A Symposium from University of Canberra
Announcing our new Executive Officer 2022-09-21 Welcoming Belinda Spry to Wikimedia Australia
Subscribe To Our Newsletter 2022-08-31 Wikimedia Australia relaunches public e-newsletter
Growing the representation of Australian Women in Religion through Wikidata 2022-08-24 Wikidata Fellow Kerrie Burn on her project investigating Wikidata and data visualisation.
Wiki Loves Earth winners announced for 2022 2022-08-20 Australia's most popular open access photography competition has crowned this year's winners
Bringing the whole zoo to Wikidata 2022-08-01 Wikidata Fellow Dr Margaret Donald on her project populating Wikidata with Australian animals.
Populating Wikipedia: New tool integrating Australian Census data 2022-07-21 Wikimedia Australia develop a new module automating the updating of population data
Mapping the Barassi Line 2022-07-20 Wikidata Fellow Brett Tweedie on his project exploring the great football divide in Australia
New Wikimedian in Residence explores Australian music content 2022-07-18 Wikimedian James Gaunt undertakes new residency at Australian Music Vault
Wikimedia Australia to host ESEAP Conference 2022-07-01 Apply for up travel assistance to join us in Sydney in November
Over 1000 references added for 1Lib1Ref 2022-06-09 Librarians across Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand unite to improve Wikipedia
Inaugural Wikidata Fellows announced 2022-03-23 Meet the new Wikidata Fellows for 2022!
Wikimedia Australia launches a new GLAMR training program 2022-03-16 Explore Wikimedia platforms and projects that could extend your collections and engagement
Gender equity on Wikipedia forms part of new NGA plan 2022-03-08 Wikimedia Australia's partnership with the National Gallery of Australia forms part of its new Gender Equity Plan
Paralympic history made visible 2022-02-23 How one of Australia’s longest running and successful Wikipedia equity projects is preserving Australian paralympic history
Wikimedia Australia launches inaugural Wikidata Fellowship 2022-01-10 Wikimedia Australia is offering two Wikidata fellowships grants worth $1000 each
Putting Australian music on the record 2021-11-30 New Wikipedia projects aims to increase discoverability of Australian artists
Wikipedian Ann Reynolds recognised for closing the gender gap on Wikipedia 2021-11-28 Wikimedian Ann Reynolds receives a 2021 EDNA Award for Community Activism.
What I learnt interning with Wikimedia Australia 2021-09-29 James Gaunt reflects on being Wikimedia Australia's first intern
Writing for the Digital World - how Australian tertiary students are writing Wikipedia 2021-09-28
Using Mix’n’Match to make connections on Wikidata 2021-08-25 An easy to use tool for the whole community
Writing wrongs: Giving women artists their rightful place in history 2021-08-20 A partnership with the National Gallery of Australia
How Australian libraries are turning to Wikipedia during the global pandemic 2021-08-13 Libraries everywhere are adding to Wikipedia
Wiki Loves Earth winners announced for 2021 2021-07-30 Fifteen stunning photographs are crowned winners of Australia's most popular open access photography competition
New look for the WMAU website 2021-07-20 A new MediaWiki skin was enabled for
Wikidata and R: a perfect pair 2021-06-03 Introducing WikidataR: A new package linking the open source programming language R and WIkidata
Four years of Women Write Wiki 2021-03-15 One of Australia's longest-running editing groups celebrates four years
Wikipedia Turns 20 2021-01-14 Let's celebrate!
Wikiclub NT 2020-10-01 How a Wikipedia club added NT history online
ABC Sydney radio interview, October 2018 2018-10-17 Listen back to a recording
October 2015 Melbourne meetup 2015-10-22 Our 30th meetup held in Melbourne
October wikiD Workshop held in Melbourne 2015-10-11 The second wikiD: Women, Wikipedia, design
Melbourne meetup, October 20 2015 2015-10-05 Join us at Federation Square
WikiD Workshop, Sunday 11 October 2015 2015-10-05 To be held at MADA Monash University in Melbourne
WikiD Writing Workshop held in Melbourne 2015-09-13 A Wikipedia workshop was held at Monash University in Melbourne, as part of the WikiD project.
August 2015 Melbourne meetup 2015-09-01 A short report
Filling in the gaps with Queensland photo runs 2015-08-20 Many major Australian cities have articles about places and buildings in them which have not been systematically photographed.
Melbourne meetup, Wednesday August 12 2015 2015-07-19 An invitation to all Wikimedians
July 2015 Perth Meetup 2015-07-18 A short report
June 2015 Melbourne meetup 2015-06-28 A short report
What do our new laws mean for free content in Australia? 2015-06-26 Creative Commons, Copyright, and Australian Laws
Perth meetup, Saturday July 18 2015 2015-06-25 All Wikimedians are invited
Melbourne meetup, Sunday June 28 2015 2015-06-18 All Wikimedians are invited
Wikimedia Australia at the Australian International Airshow 2015-03-07 Wikimedians visit Avalon
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