FOMA is supported by DFAT New South Wales. The department works to make Australia stronger, safer and more prosperous, to provide timely and responsive consular and passport services, and to ensure a secure Australian Government presence overseas.
The department provides foreign, trade and development policy advice to the government. We work with other government agencies to ensure that Australia’s pursuit of its global, regional and bilateral interests is coordinated effectively.
MAAS are Australia’s contemporary museum for excellence and innovation in applied arts and sciences. Established in 1879, thier venues include Powerhouse Museum, Sydney Observatory and Museums Discovery Centre. MAAS are uniquely placed to demonstrate how technology, engineering, science and design impact Australia and the world..
Internationally, MAAS is acknowledged for the calibre of their collection, scholarship and exhibitions. The MAAS collection spans history, science, technology, design, industry, decorative arts, music, transport and space exploration. It is also home to the material heritage and stories of Australian culture, history and lifestyle, providing a comprehensive insight into this rich and diverse country. There is estimated to be well over 500,000 separate items in the MAAS collection..