National Archaeology Week

19 to 25 May 2024

National Archaeology Week (NAW) aims to increase public awareness of Australian archaeology and the work of Australian archaeologists both at home and abroad, and to promote the importance of protecting Australia’s unique archaeological heritage. Held in the third week of May, this nationwide program of events and activities includes public lectures, seminars, exhibitions, demonstration excavations, displays, and other events designed to engage with the public. Online events include a webinar series sponsored by the Australian Archaeological Association, the Australasian Society for Historical Archaeology, the Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology, the Australian National Committee for Archaeology Teaching and Learning, and the Centre for Braiding Indigenous Knowledges and Science.

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