Experience the NGA like never before.

'It is pure joy that I offer you.'
Constantin Brancusi

As an NGA Member you will get up close and personal with behind-the-scene tours, bespoke after hours events and opportunities to meet and learn from curators, conservators and artists.

To join or renew your Membership please phone the Membership Office on 6240 6528 or click here

Sneak peeks

Members enjoy access to behind-the-scene tours, after hours events, exclusive parties as well as the opportunity to meet contemporary Australian artists.


Members enjoy discounted admission to all NGA ticketed exhibitions and events.


Till you drop with a 10% discount at all NGA shops.


Take time out in the Members Lounge and indulge in delicious coffee and cakes, or lunch with a glass of wine overlooking the Sculpture Garden.

Be in the know

Stay up to date with the Gallery’s quarterly magazine, Artonview, mailed to your door and enjoy the monthly members online newsletter.

Beyond your backyard

Your membership entitles you to reciprocal benefits at Australian state galleries and museums, ensuring you can connect with art, anywhere.

Choose the membership that suits you

  Local member
(living within 100km of the NGA)
National member
(living 100km from the NGA)
  1 yr 2 yrs
(Save $10)
1 yr 2 yrs
(Save $10)
Single $70 $130 $60 $110
Single conc. *** $60 $110 $50 $90
Joint $90 $170 $80 $150
Joint conc. *** $75 $140 $65 $120
Family** $100 $190 $90 $170
Student $40   $40  

* Available to pension card holders only
** Two adults and any dependent children under the age of 18 living at the same address
*** Available to full-time students under the age of 26 on presentation of valid student card; student members receive Artonview and invitations electronically

Banner image: Dale Frank He garaged his new Range Rover as the ABC was due the next day to interview him on what it was like being an artist today even though Sue thought he should park it in the front drive 2006 (detail) National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2006 More detail