Ms Lea Gardam

Archives Collection Manager Archives

+61 8 8207 7375


Lea is a northwest coast Tasmanian woman who has made her home in Adelaide. She began her career in 1998 as a trainee at the South Australian Museum with the Aboriginal Family History Unit. Lea moved into various departments within the Museum including researcher for the development of the Australian Aboriginal Cultures Gallery, the Indigenous Information Centre and Archives.  From 2004–2006, Lea was appointed to Blackfella Films as the Film and Stills Researcher for the SBS documentary series “First Australians”. 

Lea’s current position is Archives Collection Manager and her role is to oversee the Museum’s extensive Archive Collections.