Donate to the Foundation and support the WA Museum into the future

Your support for the WA Museum makes all the difference

With your help, the Foundation for the WA Museum assists the Western Australian Museum to increase its cultural, scientific, educational and social impact and helps to secure its long-term financial sustainability. Your support of the Foundation enables five key pillars of the WA Museum's work: 

Collections and Aquisitions

Education, Learning and Outreach

Exhibitions and Storytelling

Research and Fieldwork

State-wide Activities

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Your support for the Foundation for the WA Museum will help the WA Museum to explore the past, question the present and shape the future of Western Australia. All donations to the Foundation are directed through the Discovery Endowment Fund and are invested to provide long-term funding to the WA Museum.

Community Donations $2 - $999

Every dollar is important. Your gift will support the Museum’s vision to help build an informed and engaged community working together for a better future.


Donate $1000+ to become one of our Patrons for a deeper engagement with the WA Museum.

As a Patron you are part of the Museum world, and have the opportunity to enjoy experiences that let you explore the many facets of the Museum's work throughout the entire year.

You will see the impact of your philanthropic gift and the collective power of giving for the long-term benefit of the WA Museum.

Patron 1,000 $1,000 - $4,999
Patron 5,000 $5,000 - $9,999
Patron 10,000+ Please contact us for a personal conversation about how your donation of $10,000 or more will contribute to the Foundation's mission.
Fellows 100,000+ Foundation Fellows are visionary supporters of the WA Museum who can make a significant difference, and experience bespoke ways to engage with the Foundation and the WA Museum.


For more information, contact Jo Malone (Head of Philanthropy) or Orla Fitzgerald (Philanthropy Manager) on (08) 6552 74734 or

All gifts of $2 and above are tax deductible, and receipts will be emailed to you. 

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