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Category: At The Museum

Birds with a Beat dancers perform at the Museum 2011

The Australian Museum's dance video competition, Birds with a Beat, was a great success with three dances performed at the recent Teacher Preview Night and annual Fashion Less Waste parade.  

By: Ms Helen Wheeler, Category: At The Museum, Date: 08 Jun 2011

Artefact Conservators at work

What are our Conservation staff up to this week?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 03 Jun 2011

New Live Exhibits in Kidspace: Green Tree Frogs

Some of the Museum's Green Tree Frogs are hopping out of Surviving Australia and setting up a new pad in Kidspace.

By: Chris Hosking, Category: At The Museum, Date: 02 Jun 2011

Winny goes on a Road Trip

Our beloved muttaburrasaurus puppet hitches a ride to Albury!

By: Claire Farrugia, Category: At The Museum, Date: 01 Jun 2011

What is the Colly-gator up to?

Colin Johnson, an exhibition project officer (aka "the Colly-gator") is one of the team working on the restoration and conservation of our oldest showcase. What is he up to?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 19 May 2011

A modern day detective story

Unlocking the mysteries behind the Museum’s oldest showcase

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 19 May 2011

Jurassic Lounge tweets

At the final Jurassic Lounge for the season last night there were an amazing array of tweets. Here's some of them.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 20 Apr 2011

App ideas

Yesterday’s Jurassic Lounge was –yet again a great night out. You guys enjoyed the music, explored the exhibitions, got Birds-of-Paradise-face paintings... and... Gave us some great feedback!
If the museum would develop a Jurassic Lounge app.. What information would it contain? And what would it look like? Here’s what you had to say...
 

By: Ms Marloes Schepers, Category: At The Museum, Date: 13 Apr 2011

(Un)Still Life

Found: a young artist in the Birds of Paradise crowd.  

By: Michael Hugill, Category: At The Museum, Date: 13 Apr 2011

What you had to say about the deep ocean

In the recent deep ocean frontend survey people were asked the two questions below. Variety is the spice of life!

By: Rubén Reyes, Category: At The Museum, Date: 11 Apr 2011