Preserving and sharing our cultural heritage

From Kylie Minogue’s iconic costumes to archives from The Australian Ballet, your donations are helping build a priceless performing-arts collection. With support from people like you, we’ve been able restore and protect over 680,000 items of our cultural history.

Give today and you’ll help grow the collection and keep it safe for future generations. And because the collection belongs to all Australians, your gift will also help us share it with everyone through free and touring exhibitions.

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Find out more about Arts Centre Melbourne’s extensive performing arts collections

Australian Music Vault


With support from donors, The Australian Music Vault opened as a free exhibition at Arts Centre Melbourne. Using famous objects from the collection, interactive displays and live performances, it charts the rise and rise of Australia’s contemporary music scene. To date, over 500,000 visitors have passed through its doors.

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