M&G QLD is the peak professional body and key advocate for Queensland’s public museums and galleries. As a respected and informed voice, M&G QLD provides leadership, builds awareness and communicates the sector’s value to local, state, federal government, stakeholders and audiences.
Staff and board members of M&G QLD regularly contribute to a range of cultural forums and reviews, to ensure that the museum and gallery sector is represented in the development of new policies, strategies and programs at a state and national level.
M&G QLD provides an accurate profile of the sector through strategic data collection, research and evaluation to inform planning, benchmarking and advocacy.
A major project for M&G QLD in 2012/2013 was Guess Who’s Going to the Gallery? Queensland Report, a study of 18 regional Queensland galleries and their visitors.
M&G QLD has partnered with the Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology to create Museums Matter on Facebook to advocate for and increase awareness of Queensland's museums and their value to our communities. You can find Museums Matter at https://www.facebook.com/MuseumsMatter