Museum Shops Association of Australia & New Zealand

The only professional organisation dedicated to cultural retail management in Australasia


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Its not too late! Register for MSAANZ18 Now!

It’s Not Too Late: Register for the MSAANZ18 Annual Conference now!

The 2018 Annual Conference will take place on the 1st – 3rd of August, at Melbourne Zoo, Melbourne, Australia, and features a broad range of international and local experts including our keynote speaker Peter van Mullem from the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.

To download the conference programme, and to register CLICK HERE

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MSAANZ18 Keynote Speaker Announced

The Museum Shops Association of Australia & New Zealand are  proud to announce Peter van Mullem from the Van Gogh Museum as this year’s Keynote Speaker at our annual conference to be held in Melbourne, alongside a line up of both local and international industry specialists.

Peter is the Manager Ecommerce for Van Gogh Enterprises (VGME) who are the museum’s commercial subsidiary, and is a member of the senior management team. Prior to his role at the Van Gogh Museum, Peter managed eCommerce activities in several sectors (e.g. fashion, personal healthcare) where he developed his passion for improving the visitor experience with focus on improved results.

Further programme details will be released shortly, for more information and to register  please click here.


Cultural Retail Forum at Space Place


2018 New Zealand Cultural Retail Forum

Join us in Wellington for the inaugural MSAANZ Cultural Retail Forum for New Zealand on Thursday the 10th of May, at Space Place at Carter Observatory. This specialist event will bring together retail managers and buyers from across the cultural sector to learn and network, and will provide knowledge on how cultural institutions can run their stores more effectively.

We are proud to announce Stephen Quinn, Retail Operations Manager from the National Museum of Australia as our keynote speaker, alongside a line up of international recognised industry specialists, including Chris Wilkinson from First Retail Group Ltd, and Lisa Varga from the Auckland War Memorial Museum.

Lunch, refreshments and closing drinks will be provided.

To register please click on the link below.