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Category: At The Museum

A Deep Sea Proposal...

The Australian Museum holds special memories for all of us, but for Vicki and her new fiancé Dee-J, their memories will forever be just that little bit more special...

By: Tim Moulton, Category: At The Museum, Date: 15 Oct 2012

Gamification, Audiences and Social Good

Gamification is an emerging practice involving applying game elements and design techniques to non-game contexts. What are some of the benefits and potential risks in museum contexts?

By: Chris Lang, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Oct 2012

Fashion Less Waste 2012 awards announced

The judges have made their decisions...
 

By: Ms Helen Wheeler, Category: At The Museum, Date: 07 Aug 2012

What do our Members think about the Museum?

It’s an exciting time at the Australia Museum, in the midst of special exhibitions, tours, sleepovers, walks and night talks. Let’s hear what our renewing members have to say...  

By: Chanele Moss, Category: At The Museum, Date: 02 Aug 2012

Our Dino in China: Hitting the Wall

Our puppet dinosaur, Winny the Muttaburrasaurus, is on a mission to the Beijing Museum of Natural History. Dino Operator and Visitor Events Co-ordinator David Bock writes about the group's trip to the Great Wall of China.  

By: Mr David Bock, Category: At The Museum, Date: 01 Aug 2012

Our Dino in China: A Busy Day in Beijing

Our puppet dinosaur, Winny the Muttaburrasaurus, is on a mission to the Beijing Museum of Natural History. Dino Operator and Visitor Events Co-ordinator David Bock discusses a busy day of shows and explorations.

By: Mr David Bock, Category: At The Museum, Date: 01 Aug 2012

Our Dino in China: The Justin Beiber of Dinosaurs

Our puppet dinosaur, Winny the Muttaburrasaurus, is on a mission to the Beijing Museum of Natural History. Dino Operator and Visitor Events Co-ordinator David Bock reports on Winny's first (big) day of shows.

By: Mr David Bock, Category: At The Museum, Date: 01 Aug 2012

NOVA Employment visit Deep Oceans

Thirty-three trainees and five job coaches from NOVA Employment visited Deep Oceans last week. This is what they had to say.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 30 Jul 2012

Our Dino in China: Two More Museums

Our puppet dinosaur, Winny the Muttaburrasaurus, is on a mission to the Beijing Museum of Natural History. Dino Operator and Visitor Events Co-ordinator David Bock reports from two other museums: the National Museum and the Beijing National Science Museum.

By: Mr David Bock, Category: At The Museum, Date: 25 Jul 2012

Our Dino in China: The Pied Piper of Puppets

Our puppet dinosaur, Winny the Muttaburrasaurus, is on a mission to the Beijing Museum of Natural History. Dino Operator and Visitor Events Co-ordinator David Bock reports on the huge stir Winny caused on her first day in the Museum.

By: Mr David Bock, Category: At The Museum, Date: 23 Jul 2012