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Category: At The Museum

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

Our Dino in China: Flying Cretaceous Class

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 describes the flight over.

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

Our Dino in China: Winny is off to 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 preparations.

By: Mr David Bock, Category: At The Museum, Date: 13 Jul 2012

Thoughts on Deep Oceans

Our Members were asked what they thought/learned from the Deep Oceans exhibition. Here's what some of them said...  

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Jul 2012

The full FLW 2012 finalist list released

Who are the finalists of FLW 2012: Deep Oceans? ...

By: Jane Johnston, Category: At The Museum, Date: 05 Jul 2012

Crocodile Capers

The young Freshwater Crocodiles, Crocodylus johnstoni, that live in Surviving Australia are growing up.

By: Chris Hosking, Category: At The Museum, Date: 25 Jun 2012

The Fashion Less Waste 2012 finalists selected

I recently spent a day with some of our Fashion Less Waste 2012: Deep Oceans judges – Louise Olsen from Dinosaur Designs, Kelley Sheenan from Peppermint Magazine and Kelly Elkin from ALAS. It was time to choose the finalists of this fashion design competition.

By: Jane Johnston, Category: At The Museum, Date: 21 Jun 2012

In deep with the Director

Heard about our latest exhibition?

By: Ms Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 20 Jun 2012

Why are we running a fashion design competition?

Some of the aims of our annual Fashion Less Waste design competition are revealed...

By: Jane Johnston, Category: At The Museum, Date: 20 Apr 2012

New Live Exhibits in Search & Discover: Year of the Water Dragon

Two young Eastern Water Dragons are being displayed in the Australian Museum’s hands-on enquiry center; Search & Discover.

By: Chris Hosking, Category: At The Museum, Date: 05 Apr 2012