Australia Day Honours

Dr Mike Smith was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the 2013 Australia Day honours. The citation reads, ‘For significant service to archaeological scholarship, particularly of the Australian desert regions’. Few archaeologists have been recognised with an Order of Australia, and this is probably the first specifically for desert archaeology. See Mike’s lecture series, ‘The Lost art of...

‘The Compleat Archaeologist’: Mike Smith, desert archaeology and museums

Friday 8 February 2013, 10:00am to 4:30pm Dr Mike Smith is a pioneering desert archaeologist, author and senior research fellow at the Research Centre at the National Museum of Australia. Join Mike and other distinguished archaeologists, historians, artists and Museum staff as we celebrate 30 years of his work. Free Bookings essential by email bookings@nma.gov.au or phone (02) 6208 5021 (business hours) Visions Theatre Further information: National Museum of...