Silvia Da Rocha

Key Info

  • Position Title
    Natural Science Conservator, Collection Care & Conservation
  • Branch
    Collection Care & Conservation
    Australian Museum Research Institute

Silvia has worked for over a decade in the Conservation field. She has worked in diverse collections in New Zealand and Europe, caring for everything from paintings to archaeology, but focusing on Preventive Conservation, museum decants, and Natural Science Collections – the latter being her focus at the Australian Museum. Silvia is also interested in the history of collecting and natural history museums.


  • Bachelor of Arts and Art Theory, University of New South Wales
  • Master of Arts in Cultural Material Conservation, University of Melbourne