Australian Museum Magazine 1921-1961

The Australian Museum Magazine was launched in 1921 to satisfy the public's 'lively curiosity' about the natural world and cultures.

 

YEAR VOLUME CONTENTS
1921-1923 Volume 01 Contents, Index
1921, April Vol 01 No 01

The objects of the Australian Museum

    Notes
    The scope and work of the Australian Museum
    The management of the Australian Museum
    Blackfellows' pictures
    Australian insects: White ant communities; the white butterfly migration
    The lure of the big nugget
    A crawling jelly-fish from Port Jackson
    Snakes
    Museum groups
1921, August Vol 01 No 02 Lord Howe Island: a naturalist's paradise
     The depths of the sea
    Some large non-venomous snakes and their food
     Some large non-venomous snakes and their food
    Spiders, poisonous and otherwise
    Quaint crustaceans
    The Welcome Stranger nugget
1921, December Vol 01 No 03 Editorial
    Australian mammals and why they should be protected
    Some famous diamonds and their story
    A naturalist on the Great Barrier Reef
    The spider-eating insects of Australia
    The RAOU conference and museum v private collections
    Primitive magic and sorcery
    Peculiar agencies of animal distribution
    Electric rays
    Notes and news
1922, March Vol 01 No 04 Editorial
    Notes and news
    Native races of the Mid-Pacific
    A seaside ramble
    Rats and fleas in their relation to plague
    Pigs' tusks and armlets
    Toilet articles from ancient Egypt
    Migratory locusts
    Country production week exhibits
    Extension lectures
    Breast ornament
1922, July Vol 01 No 05  Colour plate - Babblers
     Editorial, Cayley's birds of Australia
     Notes and news
     Notes on the Babblers
    The making of a museum group
     The islands of New South Wales and their birds
    The story of the hookworm
    A horse's hardship
    Bird notes
    Ocean island: the phosphate industry
    A food hanger, with rat disc, from Fiji
1922, October Vol 01 No 06 Editorial. Museums ancient and modern
    Notes and news
    How savages use the sea shells
    Brief history of the Australian Museum
    Experiences and impression of a collecting trip on a trawler
    Stick and leaf insects
    Belmont British, Grand Champion bulldog
    Bird notes
    The queen of spinners
    The chameleon
1923, January Vol 01 No 07 Editorial. Museums and endowments
    Notes and news
    A naturalist in the Upper Chichester Valley
    A romance in the life of the Little Penguin
    Opal, the rainbow gem
    An example of parrallelism in human culture
    The Yellow Monday cicada
    War in the garden
    Reminiscences of the "Challenger" expedition
    The mystery lake
    The Red-whiskered Bulbul
    The Palolo worm
1923, April Vol 01 No 08 Editorial. The Australian fauna
    Notes and news
    Sea-dragons (Phyllopteryx)
    Essay competition
    A talk about shells
    The Praying Mantis
    Crustacean camoufleurs
    Some little known lizards - the geckos
    Primitive fire production
    Life and strife among sea birds

1923, July

Vol 01 No 09  Editorial. The Australian Museum buildings
    Two new museum groups
    The recent archaeological discovery in Egypt
    A whale of bygone days
    The sulphur island
    The use of Australian fig trees and their associated fig wasps in reafforestation work in the Hawaiian Islands
    Barter, currency and coinage
    Notes and news
1923, October Vol 01 No 10 Editorial
    Notes and news
    A tomako, or head-hunters canoe, from the Solomon Islands
    Prize essay competition
    The mud-dwellers of Kaimari
    The beachcomber and his tropic isle
    Meteorites
    A dinosaur exhibit
    The Pan-Pacific science congress
    Lecture notes
1924-1926 Volume 02 Contents, Index
1924, January Vol 02 No 01 Editorial. Children and museums
    Australian pearl fisheries
    A visit to the Belabula caves
    The stick-nest building rats of Australia
    Living on a volcano
    Crab hunting on the north coast
    Some caterpillars injurious to man
1924, April Vol 02 No 02 Editorial: Expansion and congestion
    Aua Island (British new Guinea). Ethnographical notes and illustrations
    Wild life of the Mallee
    Cannibalism among snakes
    Boomerangs
    Some Australian insects injurious to Man
    An excursion to Broken Hill
    Modern taxidermy
    The extraordinary habits of a tame magpie
1924, July Vol 02 No 03 Editorial
    Our feathered friends, or birds in relation to agriculture
    Prize essay: A visit to the Australian Museum
    Museums of the past
    A day in the life of the Sand Bubbler Crab
    A means toward an end
    Stoats and weasels
    Bronze and ivory figures from Burmah
    The Dodd collection: a liberal education in entomology
    The mud-sucking platypus: Abrief history
    Fishes and the movies
1924, October Vol 02 No 04 Editorial: Museum, not mausoleum
    The largest marsupial
    As extinct as the Dodo
    The story of a rock dredged from the sea
    The sago industry of Papua
    The honey-eating marsupial mice of Australia
    Dinosaur eggs
    Curious habit of the hedgehog
    Radium and the age of the Earth
    The fruit bat group
    Snakes and snake venom
1925, January Vol 02 No 05 Editorial
    A naturalist on the Nepean River
    A museum collector in Papua
    Stone fishes and the art of camouflage
    The story of the oyster
    The fruit-bats or flying-foxes of Australia
    Destruction of the Whitsunday Group fringing reefs
    What I found
1925, April

Vol 02 No 06

Editorial
    The birth and growth of an oyster
    Death of Professor WA Haswell
    A visit to the Barrington Tops Plateau
    The homes of birds
    Some strange African fruit bats
    Primitive musical instruments
    Maggots
    The animal life of the Nepean River
    Raining fishes
1925, July Vol 02 No 07 Editorial
    Captain Cook's artists
    A visit to Kandy Museum
    Obituary. WH Hargraves, Dr Eric Sinclair
    The cultivation of the oyster
    The Sand Wasp's burrow
    Feathered sylphids of the forest
    Stranded seafarers
    Stencilled handmarks
1925, October Vol 02 No 08 Editorial. Save Australia
    The horse and its ancestors
    The story of the freshwater eel
    Primitive initiation
    Observations on the yabbie
    Obituaries. AR McCulloch, JD Ogilvy, Thos Steel
    The perils of an oyster
    Life of the tidal flats
1926, January Vol 02 No 09 Editorial: Save Australia
    In the Queensland bush
    A probable relic of La Perouse
    The Aborigines of Australia
    The bottle and glass rocks, Port jackson. A marine zoologists paradise
    The Red-whiskered Bulbul
    The Emperor Gum Moth and its allies
    The Deutsches Museum
1926, April Vol 02 No 10 Editorial
    From sea to soup
    The pearl of the Pacific
    The heath wren
    Mineral collecting on the Northern rivers of New South Wales
    Allan Riverstone McCulloch
    The Gordian Worm
    Earthworms
    A giant fish
    The Ravi, or Papuan club house. A recent exhibit
    A new gallery exhibit. A large paper wasp's nest
    The extinct horned turtle Meiolania
1926, July Vol 02 No 11 Editorial
    The Wellington Caves
    Discolouration of harbour waters
    The Wunderlich aboriginal group
    Tambourine Mountain, Queensland
    Obituaries. JJ Fletcher, MA, BSC, Sir Hugh Dixson
    The mystery of maursupial birth and transference to the pouch
    Some familiar butterflies
1926, October Vol 02 No 12 Editorial: A marine biological station
    Obituary. Charles Hedley
    A chapter in the life of a cicada
    Insect foods of the aborigines
    On the cause of phosphorescent light in sea water
    The recent expedition to the Santa Cruz Group
    The cameo shell
    The birth of an island
    Turtles' eggs as food
    Museum postcards
    Aboriginal message sticks
    Legless lizards or 'snakes with fins'
    More life on tidal flats
1927-1929
Volume 03
Contents, Index
1927, January
Vol 03 No 01 Editorial: Centenary of the Australian Museum
    The largest crab
    Rare New Zealand birds
    Sharks
    Winter whiteness. A new museum group
    Pottery, an ancient art
    The sawfish
    The story of Nototheria
    With the RAOU to the Barrington Tops district
1927, April Vol 03 No 02 Editorial
    Cruising in the Santa Cruz
    The Wandering Albatross
    The Queensland Lungfish
    Further notes upon marsupial birth
    The Carrier Shell
    A visit to Jenolan caves. The Skeleton Cave.
    Organic evolution
    Wombats and their ways
    The 'resurrected' snail
1927, July Vol 03 No 03 Editorial
    Cruising the Santa Cruz
    History of the trout in New South Wales
    Water bugs
    Australia's largest fossil, the Rhoetosaurus dinosaur
    Angler fishes
    A census of Australian fishes
1927, October Vol 03 No 04 The first Australian Museum
    The native bear
    Last days at Santa Cruz
    A romance of two words - ammonia and ammonite
    The flower of the wave
    A Lilliputian marine battle
    A gigantic extinct lizard
    Harmful Australian spiders
    A remarkable fish parasite
    The case and faggot moths
1928, January Vol 03 No 05 Control of pests
    Catching sharks for profit
    The Irish Deer
    Peeps into sea-bird home life
    Some dwellers of the bush
    Amber
    One hundred years
    The late WEJ Paradice and the Australian Museum
    In the Macpherson Range
1928, April Vol 03 No 06 Through the land of little rain: Glimpses of nature in Central Australia
    The Kingsgate Molybdenite Mines
    War against pests
    An unwelcome guest of man
    Burragorang Valley and beyond
    Aboriginal axes
    The Colong Caves
1928, July Vol 03 No 07 Editorial: The Great Barrier Reef expedition
    Sea-cows. The story of the Dugong
    Sea Anemones and their associates
    Water supply of the Aborigines
    Hidden dwellers of the tidal flats
    The habits of our Common shore crabs
    The late John Hopson: an appreciation
    Feathers and fins. The birds and fishes of Michaelmas Cay, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland
1928, October Vol 03 No 08 A link with the Leverian Museum
    Bicentenary of the birth of Captain James Cook
    Jenny Hanivers
    New Guinea: Land of the devil devil
    The mountain minnow
    Textile work on Pentecost Island, New Hebrides
    Days on the Daintree, a tropic river
1929, January Vol 03 No 09 Birds and the bush
    Alligator or crocodile?
    The flight of the fishes
    Barrallier's Blue Mountain exploration in 1802
    A naturalist in the Gulf country
    With the Great Barrier Reef expedition
    The lure of a mangrove swamp
1929, April Vol 03 No 10 Editorial: Exploration of the seas
    Marine animals from low isles, Queensland
    Aboriginal adaptability
    Life in a mangrove swamp
    An eel-fare at Parramatta
    Fossil hunting at Quidong
    Page from our past
    Naturalists in Australia, the Frenchmen
1929, October Vol 03 No 11 The discovery of the Queensland Lungfish
    Permanent method of storing valuable natural history specimens
    Quaint creatures of a coral isle
    The bird man
    The rock warbler
    Microscopic mites of the sea
    Teeth of mammals
    Perry’s 'Arcana'
1929, October Vol 03 No 12 The reef builder
    Honeyeaters of the heath
    Deep sea exploration on the ‘Dana’
    Cave hunting and what we found
    Captain Cook's leatherjacket
    A naturalist on the south-west plains
1930-1932 Volume 04
Contents, Index
1930, January Vol 4 No 01 The lyre bird at home, a new gallery group for the Museum
    Along Australia's northern strand
    The fight against insect pests
    The habits of cuckoos
    Inhabitants of the deep
    The antiquity of man
1930, April Vol 04 No 02 Seals on the Victorian coast and their feeding habits
    Shell ornamentation
    Some Australian cuckoos
    Saving the native bear
    The investigation of ocean waters
    Centipedes and centipede bites
    Around Australia's nor'-west boundary
    Insects and disease: Some further aspects of applied entomology
    What is the life span of a bird?
    The Auckland War Memorial Museum
1930, July Vol 04 No 03 Charles Sturt, explorer and naturalist
    Do we eat enough fish?
    The bronze cuckoos of Australia
    A termite nest exhibit
    Termite cities of the plains
    The teeth of fishes
    Mount Kosciusko in summer and winter
1930, October Vol 04 No 04 The Waterhouse collections
    Wild life on the Nullarbor Plain
    The secret of sight
    The great whales of Australia and Antarctica
    Black Australia
    The freshwater eel
    John brazier, conchologist: Obituary
1931, January Vol 04 No 05 Restored head of a large extinct Australian iizard
    Nature rambles at Trial Bay
    Sea slugs
    The external structure of birds
    Some common spiders of the Sydney district
    Hints on the preservation of insects and spiders
    Ants' cows and cow sheds
    Trilobites
    Octavius Charles Beale: Obituary
1931, April Vol 04 No 06 The William Hatfield Yates collection of minerals
    A-trouting we will go
    Mineral collecting in Central Australia
    Diatoms
    Asbestos: Its occurrence and uses
    Rock and goose barnacles
    Wild life on inland waters
1931, July Vol 04 No 07 Butterflies and ants
    Joadja memories
    The teeth of reptiles
    Alfred Eland Shaw: Obituary
    Lake Burrill and how our coastal lakes were formed
    Megascolides, the world's biggest earthworm
    The Stanthorpe granite belt
    The HM Stephen collection of may-flies
    The Corella
 
1931, October Vol 04 No 08 Australian wild life
    Attack and defence among the insects
    Some ground-dwelling birds, Part I
    Queen Nefertiti
    David Starr Jordan: Obituary
    Elsdon Best: Obituary
    Some furred natives of our coastal region
    Skates and rays
    Aboriginal flaked implements
1932, January Vol 04 No 09 Cowries
    Our coastal sponges
    The eye and eyesight
    The life of a dragonfly
    Some Australian ticks
1932 April Vol 04 No 10 The egg-laying furred animals of Australia
    The oceanic angler fishes
    Some Australian wood-destroying insects
    Arthur Mills Lea: Obituary
    The way of the wasp. Part I
    In the haunt of the white hawk. Wild nature of the Otway Forest
    Snails
1932, July Vol 04 No 11 Infants that commit murder
    An aboriginal book-plate
    Recording the song of the Lyre Bird
    The isle of desolation
    The Australian Museum Mystriosaur
    The way of the wasp. Part II
    Rarotonga old and new in the South Seas
    The Chinaman Fish
1932, October Vol 04 No 12 The Science Congress
    A rare fish
    Kerguelen Island, its animals and plants
    The queen moth of the New South Wales forest
    The Bent-wing Swift Moth
    Camping in a Gibba-Gunyah, the excavation of an aboriginal rock shelter
    Biographical notice of WW Thorpe
    Sea-hares
    The story of Rarotonga
1933-1935 Volume 05 Contents, Index
1933, January
Vol 05 No 01 Our native slug
    Collecting on the Murrumbidgee
    Areca, betel and lime - a primitive narcotic
    Aquatic insects
    Biographical notice of Dr T Storie Dixson
    The maternal instinct in insects
    The natural history of Rarotonga
    Reviews
    Some aboriginal beliefs and customs
1933, April Vol 05 No 02 Shells in the Waterhouse collection
    George Tobin, a neglected naturalist
    Special exhibits
    Sea-stars and their allies
    Silk culture
    The collection of coins and medals
    Leeches
    Ernst Johannes Schmidt
    Reviews
1933, July Vol 05 No 03 Feast and ceremony in native life
    The Broken Hill Proprietary Block 14 Company, Limited, mineral collection
    An aboriginal art gallery
    Bird economics
    Silk and its economics
    Some household insect pests, Part I
    Through tropic Queensland
1933, October Vol 05 No 04 Scarlet honeyeaters
    A recently acquired collection of minerals
    Coral and the Great Barrier Reef
    The oldest human implements and their discovery
    The poisonous spiders of Australia
    Frogs and toads
    Some household insect pests. Part II
    Through tropic Queensland
1934, January Vol 05 No 05 Banksian Cockatoo
    Tyrian Purple: An ancient industry
    Reviews
    The Cuddie Springs bone bed
    Australian wood moths
    Wild nature in North Australia
    The mighty polyp
    The mid-north coast
    Ethnological notes
1934, April Vol 05 No 06 Gouldian Finches
    Crane flies or 'Daddy Longlegs'
    The Lotus Bird
    Rossel Island money: A unique system
    Some Central Australian mammals
    The Australian aboriginal from infancy to parenthood
    The sea serpent and its kind
    The first naturalists in Australia
    Review
1934, July Vol 05 No 07 Willy Wagtail
    Museum buildings
    Silk from shells: An ancient industry
    Fishes and flowers
    Tektites
    A Tasmanian flaked axe of unusual size
    Piccaninnies of the 'Centre'
    The food of trout
    Reviews
    Stilbite collecting at Garrawilla
    Fighting and strategy, how birds defend their homes
    The bamboo in Australia
1934, October Vol 05 No 08 The Sugar Glider
    A mirror from the Temple of a Thousand Ages, Peiping, China
    Marsupial gliders or 'flying possums'
    The beaks of birds
    Tattooing of the Motu tribe, Papua
    Ichthyosaurs
    Australian shells: Slit shells and false limpets
    Sir Tannatt William Edgeworth David
    Locusts and grasshoppers
1935, January Vol 05 No 09 The Gillbird or Wattle Bird
    Some fishes of the Sydney district
    Obituary: William Sutherland Dun
    Trilobite hunting in the North
    Reviews
    The largest gliders or 'flying possums'
    Australian shells. Ear-shells and wide-mouthed shells
    The spear-thrower
    A manus house, Admiralty Islands
    Native girls, New Guinea
    Basket-making, Cape York
1935, April Vol 05 No 10 Fantailed Cuckoo
    Australian shells. Top, turban, pheasant and dolphin shells
    Ernest Wunderlich, FRAS
    The fish and the ring: In fable and in fact
    The adventures of a tobacco tin
    Hawk moths
    Caloundra: A naturalists' El Dorado
    Review
    Fishing in Tanga
    Wonders of the ant world, Part 1
1935, July Vol 05 No 11 The Whistler or White-throated Thickhead
    Darwin in Australia
    Obituary: Mrs MJ Waterhouse
    A reptilian combat
    A shield tree
    The life and uses of Beche-de-mer
    Wonders of the ant world, Part II
    The story of money
    The rat problem of the cane fields
    Australian shells. The liotias, wheel shells, nerites, cap, sugar and true limpets.
 
1935, October Vol 05 No 12 Frogmouth
    The Sydney district a hundred million years ago
    The Whitsunday Isles
    Egyptological additions to our collections
    Australian shells: the winks, rissoids, rissinoids and stump shells
    Law and order among the Australian aborigines
    Reviews
    Spiders and fish
1936-1938 Volume 06 Contents, Index
1936, January Vol 06 No 01 Devil Ray
    Essay Competition
    A geological relief map of New South Wales
    The lyrebird display for the screen
    Ant-lions
    Australian shells. The Slipper, Cup-and-Saucer, Cap and Horse-hoof Limpets, Horn Shells and Triphoras
    The Myall Lakes: then and now
1936, April Vol 06 No 02 A limestone cave in the Australian Museum
    The Wing Fish
    The feet of birds
    The life history of a Tipulid Fly
    Seaweed crabs and their camouflage
    Some natural enemies of the engineer
    Australian shells. Screw, Blind, Hairy-keeled and Worm shells, Violet Snails, Carrier shells and others
    A new mineral display. Fluorescence of minerals in ultra-violet rays
    Canoemen of the Purari
1936, July Vol 06 No 03 Aztec calendar stone
    Birds that dive for a living
    The Tuross River- an entomological paradise
    Victoria's Pink Lakes
    Graveyards of the Pacific. The Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs
    Elston entomological collection
    Abnormalities among shells
1936, October Vol 06 No 04 A prehistoric mortar from New Guinea
    Magic among primitive peoples
    A rock-pool dining room
    Australian shells. Strombs, Scorpion, or Spider shells, Sea Butterflies and Ladder shells
    A creed for nature lovers
    Scientific literature and the museum
    The daily life of the Australian Aboriginal
    The origin of Australian mammals
    By sea and mountain: with orchid hunters in the Mullumbimby district
1937, January Vol 06 No 05 Art Galleries and Museum's Association of Australia and New Zealand
    The Cup Moths
    Amongst the aborigines
    Double-headed fishes in Australia and New Zealand
    Collecting in Central and Northern Australia
    The gong signals of the Tanga
    An appeal for the preservation of prehistoric remains in Australia
    Quartz
1937, April Vol 06 No 06 A tribal elder
    Insect musicians. Part I
    The life history of the Gippsland Crayfish
    The Cyclops Mountains of Dutch New Guinea
    A native fisherman
    The domestic sheep and its origin
    Bathytoshia, the giant stingaree of Australia
    The crab in medicine, magic and myth
1937, July Vol 06 No 07 The art of the preparator
    The Blue-bottle - terror of the surf bather
    Introducing the lizards
    Australian shells: the Tritons, Warped shells, Frog shells and Sand shells
    Parasites and parasitism
    Insect musicians. Part 2
1937, October

Vol 06 No 08

 
New marsupial groups in the Australian Museum
 
 
Some early glimpses of Australian wildlife
    The ocean depths and their denizens
    Introducing the lizards. Part 2
    Great Britain's most isolated outpost of Empire
    The nature lore of Lafcadio Hearn
    Australian shells. Helmet, Tun, Fig, and Egg shells, and the Cowries
    Carnegie Corporation of New York
1938, January Vol 06 No 09 Naturalists of the First Fleet
    Zeolites
    Australian shells. Volutes, Melon Shells, Olives, Rice, Harp, Margin, and Cross-barred Shells
    Australian insects. I. Introduction
    The extinct birds of Lord Howe Island
1938, April Vol 06 No 10 A footnote to history
    Australian shells. Auger and Cone shells
    The habits of Sidyma longipes, an Australian
spider
    The International Hunting Exhibition at Berlin
    Birds and a cuckoo: mysteries of bird behaviour
    Some habits of an Assassin Bug
    Australian insects. 2. Silverfish and their allies
1938, July Vol 06 No 11 A platypus stamp
    Sea-squirts: remarkable marine animals
    New ethnographical exhibits in the Australian Museum
    The eggs of Australian sharks and rays
    The R H Phillips collection of Fijian moths
    Chalcedonic quartz
    Australian insects. 3. The Collembola or Springtails
    The new meteorite exhibit in the Australian
Museum
1938, October Vol 06 No 12 Science news a century ago
    The aboriginal rock engravings of the Sydney district
    The Giant Toad Bufo marinus in Australia
    Fiji: a correction
    Australian insects. 4. The mayflies
    Australian shells. Spindle and Band shells, Whelks, and the False Trumpet shell
    The story of crystals
1939-1942 Volume 07 Contents, Index
1939, June Vol 07 No 01 The Percy Marks collection of opals
    The Green-backed Mangrove Heron at nest
    Aboriginal drawings of the Carnarvon Range, Queensland
    Australian shells. Mitres
    Pictorial composition in Australian aboriginal rock art
    Living fossils
    Australian insects versus the dragonflies
    The nature and origin of life
    The Wunderlich archaeological library
1939, September Vol 07 No 02 Recent work in the Museum
    Prehistoric stone objects from New Guinea
    The coals of your life
    Slaters or wood-lice
    The aboriginal rock paintings of New South Wales
    Early theories of the Earth
    Australian insects. VI. Orthoptera:1.The cockroaches
    Heralds of Spring
    Australian shells: Dog Whelks, Dove shells, Ivory shells and Small Whelks
1939, December Vol 07 No 03 Scientific libraries
    Terns and their habits. Feathered fishers of sea and shore
    Australian shells. Rock shells, Smoke shells and Trophons
    Australian insects. VII. Orthoptera: 2.The Mantids
    Fishes in flights of fancy
    Ice clad continents
    The Simpson Desert
1940, March Vol 07 No 04 The Museum and the cinema
    The Pearly Nautilus: a living fossil
    Insect habitat groups
    Maori carving
    Australian insects. VIII. Orthoptera: 3. Stick and leaf insects
    A new bird of paradise
    Mystery animals of Australia
    Australian shells. The Purples and their near relatives
1940, June Vol 07 No 05 Peripatus
    Australian insects. IX. Orthoptera, 4. The locusts
    A nesting colony of sea birds on the Admiralty Isles
    The statistics of gold nuggets
    The carved trees of New South Wales
    Native art in international exhibitions
    Herbert James Carter
    Ambergris. Its uses and identification
    Australian shells. Bubble and allied shells
    A trumpeter with two mouths
1940, September Vol 07 No 06 A message
    Aboriginal stone arrangements in Australia
    Snakes that fish
    New insect exhibits. Man's insect enemies in peace and war
    Minerals from Mount Isa, North West Queensland
    Australian shells. Ear and Siphon shells, brackish water slugs and snails
    Some strange and beautiful flies
    Furred aeronauts of night. Little bats as friends of Man
    Australian insects. X. Orthoptera, 5. The longhorned grasshoppers
    The first two-headed shark in Australia
1940, December
Vol 07 No 07 Administrative changes
    Presentations to Dr. Anderson and Mr W T Wells
    The stone axes of Australia
    Animal parasites: the tapeworms
    School films
    The Mountain minnow
    Put to the swordfish
    Jivaro head trophies
    Vampire bats in fact and legend
    Window displays
    Australian insects. XI. Orthoptera, 6. The crickets
1941, March Vol 07 No 08 The Small Cabbage White Butterfly
    Chipped stone implements of the aborigines
    Burramundi
    Australian insects. 7. Isoptera - the termites
    To the red heart of Australia
    New parts for old in the shellfish world
    The story of the diamond
1941, July Vol 07 No 09 Capsules or girdles?
    Tess: a New South Wales police dog
    The Small Cabbage White Butterfly
    The food supply of the aborigines
    Australian aboriginal art
    The catfish and its kittens
    To the red heart of Australia. II. Erldunda to the Macdonnell Ranges
    Linked destinies
1941, September Vol 07 No 10 Portrait of Alexander Macleay
    Aboriginal grindstones and mortars
    The Pterodactyls of the Mesozoic era. Nature's greatest flying machine
    'Photographic' fishes
    Australian insects. 8. Perlaria, the Stone-flies, and Embiaria, the web-spinners
    Any port in a storm
    The home of the diamond
    Butterflies and ants
    Porphyry, the purple stone of the ancients
    Australian aboriginal art and its application
    War on the Liver Fluke
1941, December Vol 07 No 11 Guide to the museum collections
    Aboriginal ritual and mystery stones
    Uninvited guests
    Australian Water-rats: their origin and habits
    Australian insects. 15. Book-lice, lice and thrips
    New Parrotfish exhibits
    Harmful moth caterpillars
    Strange insect meals: an entomological by-way
1942, March Vol 07 No 12 Museums today
    The story of Man
    The cycle of erosion
    An interesting New Guinea phasmid
    Animal plagues
    Australian insects. 16. The bugs, cicadas, etc - order Hemiptera
    The life-history of the Cup Moth Doratifera ochroptila Turner
    The Watering-pot shell
    Deepsea blackout
    Interesting meteorite additions to the Museum collections
 1942-1943
Volume 08 Contents, Index
 1942, June
Vol 08 No 01 The Museum and morale
    Specimens and their history
    Sauntering around the Marches
    12-wired Bird of Paradise
 
    The story of Man
    The kangaroo family. Origin and earliest discoveries
    Fish are 'worm-conscious'
    Australian Insects. 17. The bugs - order Hemiptera-Heteroptera 1
    The pygmy peoples of Oceania
1942, September Vol 08 No 02 A notable gift to the nation
    The truth about marsupial birth
    A fall of meteorites at Forest Vale, New South Wales
    Marine parade. Forster, New South Wales
    Primitive Man and his larder
    Mosquitoes
    Jungle dwellers of the Malay Peninsula: the Ple-Temiar Senoi
    Australian insects. 18. Hemiptera, 3-Aradidae-Cimicidae
    Charles Davies Sherborn
1943, January Vol 08 03 New Guinea
    Hunters and gardeners of New Guinea
    The furred animals of New Guinea 
    The geology of New Guinea
    Some Papuan insects
    Some butterflies of the Papuan region
    Strange New Guinea beetles
1943, April Vol 08 No 04 The Malcolm Stanley Collection of fossil insects
    Some New Guinea reptiles
    Malaria, New Guinea and us
    Collecting and preserving insects and their allies
    A deadly poisonous jellyfish
    A rare mineral
    Some arachnids and millipedes from New Guinea
    The 'Dawn Horse' and its progeny
1943, July Vol 08 No 05 The child and the Museum
    A paradise for birds
    The shell-inlay decoration of the southern Solomon Islands
    The Hopping or Jerboa Marsupial Mice
    Collecting and preserving insects and their allies
    Lobster or crayfish?
    The kangaroo family. Rat kangaroos, 1.
    Australian insects. XIX. Hemiptera - 4. The bugs (Gelastocoridae-Corixidae)
    A new mineral record
1943, December Vol 08 No 06 Aboriginal nomenclature
    The making of a bark canoe
    Australian insects. 20. Hemiptera - Homoptera, the cicadas
    A trip to Barrington Tops
    Bluebottle stings: a cure
    Pugheaded fishes
    Some butterfly-collecting problems
    The kangaroo family. Rat Kangaroos, 2
    Geological relief model of the Blue Mountains and the Sydney district
    Sandflies
    An African devil mask
1944, March Vol 08 No 07 A new order for our fauna
    Showy shells from the South Pacific
    The RJ Harris collection of medals
    The coconut palm and its uses in Oceania
    The kangaroo family - hare wallabies
    The Australian Museum Popular Science lectures
    Australian insects XX Hemiptera Hoptera, the cicadas
    A trip to the Barrington Tops Part 2
    SWP Naturalists
    Holes and corners of seashore life
1944, June Vol 08 No 08
Museums and adult education
    Rare fishes
    Smoking and art in New Guinea
    Interesting sharks' eggs
    Prawns and prawning
    Review
    A water supply and its inhabitants
    Frogs and toads
    The kangaroo family - tree wallabies
    Australian insects XXI Homoptera 2, tree and leaf hoppers
    Notes and news
1944, September Vol 08 No 09 Admiralty islands carvings
    Museum storage
    The art of the Admiralty Islands
    The kangaroo family - rock wallabies
    Tom Iredale
    Australian insects XXII Homoptera 3 - Psyllidae and Aphididae
    Charles Anderson
    Treatment of snake bite
    Keeping drinking water pure
    Baker's Creek Gorge
    The classification of Australian butterflies
1944, December Vol 08 No 10 Northern or sandy nail-tail wallaby
    Australian poisonous snakes
    The wood carvers of the Admiralty Islands
    Australian insects XXIII Homoptera 4 - Snow-flies and Scale Insects
    Lights under the sea: jewelled squids
    Review
    The kangaroo family, the nail-tail wallabies
    Conservation of wild life. Total protection for all wallabies in Victoria
    Tropic Island memories
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific: the Birdwing butterflies
1945, March Vol 08 No 11 The extinct Giant Kangaroo
    Palorchestes, Australia's extinct Giant Kangaroo
    New spider model exhibits
    Fire without matches
    Argulus, an aquarium menace
    Australian insects XXIV, Coleoptera beetles
    Some Western Australian frogs
    A fishy monstrosity
    Exploring a coral island reef
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific. The Birdwing butterflies II and Swallowtails I
    Notes and News
 
1945, August Vol 08 No 12 Malangan from New Ireland
    The art of Malangan in New Ireland
    John Gilbert: centenary of his death
    Design among the echinoderms
   

Australian insects XXV, Coleoptera 2 - the Tiger Beetles

    Adventures on a coral isle
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific. The Swallowtails II
    Regalecus Regenerate: the oar fish again
    Molybdenite
    Notes and news
1946-1949 Volume 09 Contents, Index
1946, January Vol 09 No 01 The artistry of the Satin Bird
    Australian insects. 26. Coleoptera 2, the Carabs
    Sojourn on a coral isle
    Bivalve shells of a sandy ocean beach
    Passengers without passports
    Some strange interpretations of early-discovered fossils
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific - the Swallowtails, 3
1946, April Vol 09 No 02 The Museum in teaching
    Denizens of the boom piles
    Obituary - Dr Jiri Piles
    Australian insects. 27. Coleoptera 4 - Water beetles
    The Malangan masks of New Ireland
    Lightning, meteorites and the atomic bomb
    Australian marine eels
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific. The
Swallowtails - 4
1946, July Vol 09 No 03 Spheroidal granites
    Australian insects. 28. Coleoptera 5 - the whirligig beetles
    Melanesian kapkaps
    Chaetopterus- a strange and beautiful worm
    Scorpions
    Birds of a tropic isle
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific. The
Swallowtails- 5
1947, January Vol 09 No 04 Rhina, the shark ray
    A raft of fish eggs
    Native commerce in Oceania
    The Solomon Islands' Ndala (Kap Kap)
    "For their work continueth"
    Bivalve shells of a tidal flat
    Australian insects. 29. Coleoptera 6 - Paussidae, Cupidae, and Rhysodidae
    The endless house-hunt
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific. the
Swallowtails
    How fossils speak to Man
    The true sea-slug - Onchidium
1947, May Vol 09 No 05 The AD Combe mineral collection
    Native commerce in Oceania
    Australian insects. 30. Coleoptera 7- the Hydrophilidae
    Bivalve shells of a tidal flat, 2
    Kangaroo twins - and triplets
    Some sea animals that sting and bite
    Long Toms
    Some ticks harmful to dogs in Australia
1947, September Vol 09 No 06 The antiquity of man in Australia, I
    Coral-built land
    The Shepherd Fish and its flock
    Australian insects. 31. Coleoptera 8 - the Cucujidae
    Rocks in the making
    Left or right turn
    Questions I've been asked
    Museums and the work of UNESCO
1948, January Vol 09 No 07 Museums in UNESCO programme
    The antiquity of Man in Australia. Part 2
    Tubrabucca, Barrington Tops - the Northern End
    Sydney Coral is a worm!
    Australian insects. XXXII. Coleoptera 9 - the Colydiidae
    Some founders of Australian fish science
    Australian Museum science lectures
    Footprints in the sands of time
    The Giant Herring
1948, July Vol 09 No 08 The aims of UNESCO
    The Oil Fish in Australia
    Deserters from the sea
    New meteorites from New South Wales
    Australian insects. 33. Coleoptera 10 - the Trogositidae
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific.Family Danaidae - Danaids 1
    Marine cave wonderland
    Stomach contents of tiger sharks, Galeocerdo, reported from the Pacific and Indian Oceans
 
1948, October Vol 09 No 09 HMS Endeavour Bark
    Hitchikers of the sea
    The marsupial banded anteater or numbat
    Australian insects 34. Coleoptera 2
    A rare squid
    Some butterflies of Australia and the Pacific
    Fossil hunting 'west of the Darling' and a visit to Lake Callabonna
    Hallo, young naturalists!
1949, January Vol 09 No 10 The progress of science
    Crangon, the noisy Pistol Prawn
    Seabird mortality
    The Brachiopods, sheeled sea creatures
    Two crustacean oddities
    Fish doctor' in Papua
    Australian insects. 35. Coleopatra 12 - the fungus beetles
    Bird notes
1949, April Vol 09 No 11 The designers of the Huon Gulf, New Guinea
    The peregrine or Black-cheeked Falcon
    Australian insects. 36. Coleoptera 13
    The Giant African slug - a crop-destroying traveller
    Flounders and soles
    Spiders harmful to Man
    How to make a formicarium
    New aids to insect collecting
1949, July Vol 09 No 12 "Thar she blows!" Whaling in Antarctic seas
    The Handfish
    The lizards of Eastlakes Gold Links
    Australian insects. 37. Coleoptera 14
    Spiders harmful to Man. 2.
    When the rains come
1949-1952 Volume 10 Contents, Index
1949, December Vol 10 No 01 Sepik River face mask
    Edward Jenner and the conquest of smallpox
    A large Medusa in Sydney Harbour
    Sucking fishes
    Natural history of stamps
    The snakes of Eastlakes Golf Links
    Mining old and new in Western New South Wales
    Australian insects. XXXVIII Coleoptera 15-
Herteroceridae, Lathridiidae, and Endomychidae
    Review
1950, March Vol 10 No 02 Butterfly cod
    Giant sea scorpions of the past
    Land shells of Australia. Part I
    The Wood-Swallows
    A molluscan 'Moby Dick'
    Fishing with the hand.'Tickling Trout' and other fishes in Great Britain, 1602-1943
    Australian insects. XXXIX Coleoptera 16 - Ladybirds
    Reviews
    Notes and news
1950, September Vol 10 No 03 UNESCO and museums
    The Taipan
    The Opah or Moonfish in Australasia
    Obituary. Gustavius Athol Waterhouse
    Land shells of Australia. Part 2
    Geological Curiosities. Part I
   

Earthworms and soil-building in Australia

    Bandicoots: rare and otherwise. Part I
    Australian insects. XL Coleoptera 17 - Corylophidae and Dermestidae
    Notes and news
1950, December Vol 10 No 04 A new exhibit - the Black Cockatoo group
    Australia's oldest fossils. The Winged-snail,
Biconulites, and the Archaeocyathinae Sponges
    Bandicoots: rare and otherwise. Part 2
    Spider aeronauts and gossamer web
    Clingfishes
    Geological curiosities. Part 2
    Australian insects, XLI. Coleoptera, 18 - Byrrhids, Histerids, and Silphids
    A large stargazer
    Reviews
1951, March Vol 10 No 05 The human sculptures of the Solomon Islands
    Trawlermen's rubbish
    A strange extinct marsupial of great size from Queensland
    The satellite of sharks
    The mystery of the "limestone" caves in National Park
    A naturalist at North West Cape
    Australian Insects, XLIII. Coleoptera, 20 - Pselaphidae and Trichopterygidae
    Obituary. Dr Bertram Lindsay Middleton
    Review
    Notes and news
1951, June Vol 10 No 06 The Scotia Blacks
    Meet the flatworms
    Australian Insects, XLIII. Coleoptera, 20 - Pselaphidae and Trichopterygidae
    The human sculptures of the Solomon Islands - 2
    More about Wood-swallows
    Wealth in coral gravels
    The eagle stands accused
    Tracks in the sand
    Introduced fishes - 2
    Aftermath of rain
    Reviews
    Popular lecture syllabus
    Cinema screenings
1951, September Vol 10 No 07 The burning cloud of Mt Lamington
    Mutton birds
    Australian Insects, XLIV. Coleoptera, 21 - Fireflies
    The kangaroo family : the pademelons or scrubwallabies - I
    Somnath rises again
    An insect calendar
    Maori wood carvings
    Introduced fishes - 2
    Obituary. Professor Thomas Harvey Johnston
    Notes and news
1951, December Vol 10 No 08 Christmas beetles
    Flatheads
    Aboriginal rain-makers and their ways. Part I
    An insect calendar. Part 2. [Spring, Summer]
    The kangaroo family: the pademelons or scrubwallabies - Part 2
    A marine curiosity
    The Snowy Mountains of New South Wales. Part I
    Te Baitari: an edible jellyfish from Tarawa
    Reviews
1952, March Vol 10 No 09 The Tasmanian or Marsupial Devil: its habits and family life
    The Lepakshi murals
    Some forest migrants
    Australian insects, XLV. Coloeptera, 22 - Telephoridae and Lycidae
    A Werpoo, or bone dagger, from South Australia
    The Sir William Dixson collection
    An insect calendar. Part 3. [Autumn, Winter]
    The Snowy Mountains of New South Wales, Part 2
    A notable Aboriginal
    Aboriginal rain-makers and their ways. Part 2
    Review
1952, June Vol 10 No 10 Museum expedition to Central and North-West Australia
    The common names of fishes
    Australian insects, XLVI. Coleoptera, 23 - Malachiidae and Dasytidae
    A note on soldier beetles
    Folklore of the coconut
    The largest sand dunes in the world
    Cinema Screenings, 1952
    Breast-plates: the blackfellows' reward
    Beachcombers' harvest
    Amateur lapidaries
1952, September Vol 10 No 11 Birds of the New South Wales Mallee
    The shells of rivers and lakes - I
    Porcupine fishes
    Long journey made by an oar blade
    Line fishing for moths
    Sea foam, an unsolved problem of the seashore
    Australian insects, XLVII. Coleoptera, 24 - The Cleridae
    Broken Hill - I
    Obituary. Keith Collingwood McKeown
    Review
 
1952, December Vol 10 No 12 The Australian Museum scientific expedition to Central and North-west Australia
    Adventures with the Centralian birds
    Shrimps: an Ayer's Rock mystery
    Broken Hill - II
    The shells of rivers and lakes
    An outline classification of Australian fishes
    Just what do fishes eat?
    Review
1953-1955 Volume 11 Contents, Index
1953, March Vol 11 No 01 We visit the Forrest River
    Seasonal occurance of cicadas
    Sea lice or jellyfish?
    Purse-net fishing in Arnhem Land
    Gurnards
    The shells of rivers and lakes - 3
    Reviews
1953, June Vol 11 No 02 With the Australian Museum Expedition to the Northern Territory. 1. From Alice Springs to the Granites
    Stones that walk
    Port Keats
    Cinema screenings, 1953
    New South Wales opal fields. 1. White Cliffs
    Toadfish poisoning
    Notes and news
    Mineralogical Expedition
1953, September Vol 11 No 03 With the Australian Museum Expedition to Central and North-West Australia. 2.The Tanami goldfield
    The Anglerfish, Lophius piscatorius
    New South Wales opal fields. 2. Lightning Ridge
    Our marsupial "Native Cat"
    Mineral fields of the Broken Hill district. 1.The Euriowie group mines
    The whale's tooth Tambua of Fiji
    Stocking your vivarium
1953, December Vol 11 No 04 A Toradja house
    New shark exhibits
    Aboriginal rock-paintings of the South Coast
    Marine stingers
    Bali: Emerald gem of the Indies, I
    The mysterious hairtail
    The Kurrajong, its history and natural history, I
    Films at the Museum
1954, March Vol 11 No 05 Princess Elizabeth Land
    Bali: emerald gem of the Indies, 2
    Some freshwater gudgeons, mainly from tropical Australia
    The Mootwingee Range
    Exhibition of school work at the Museum
    The Kurrajong, its history and natural history, II
    The marsupial "Tiger Cat"
1954, June Vol 11 No 06 Palolo: food worm of the Pacific
    The introduced grey slug
     A glimpse into the past : field investigations in
the 'nineties' at Shea's Creek, near Sydney
    Pounamu and Tangiwai : the greenstone of New Zealand
    Goggle-eyed mangrove fish
    Popular Science Lectures - 1954 series
    Bali: emerald gem of the Indies, III
    Snake with fungoid growth
    Are Hussars edible?
    The marsupial 'Tiger Cat': birth and growth in captivity
    A shy nocturnal prowler
    Death of General Sir Charles Rosenthal
1954, September Vol 11 No 07 Appointment of Dr JW Evans as Director of the Museum
    Pounamu and Tangiwai : the greenstone of New Zealand. Part 2
    A man and a museum - Sir Hans Sloane, Bart
    "Face lift" for Museum's Giant Sloth
    Fossil remains from Wombeyan Caves
    Photography in the field: hints on equipment for the naturalist
    An elusive jellyfish from fresh water
    Tasmania's west coast mineral localities. I.Mount Lyell
    Insects of Captain Cook's expedition
1954, December Vol 11 No 08 Dr. AB Walkom retires
    Jenolan sanctuary
    Giant marsupial remains at Brewarrina, New South Wales
    Buffalo hunting in Arnhem Land
    Museum work in the New Guinea highlands
    Fishes from the Gulf of Carpentaria
    Gigantic Australian implements
    Tasmania's west coast mineral localities. II.Zeehan and Dundas
    Insects of Captain Cook's expedition. Part 2
    School vacation film programme
    Education Week Poster Competition
1955, March Vol 11 No 09 The Kraken - legendary terror of the seas
    Saving the Green Turtle of the Great Barrier Reef
    Aboriginal turtle hunters
    Bather's itch, or schistosome dermatitis
    The Australian Museum's marlins
    Collecting on an Australian Museum expeditions
    "Magic fern," or sea cypris
    How Eskimos live in the Arctic
    Insects of Captain Cook's expedition. Part 3
 1955, June  Vol 11 No 10 Australian Territory in Antarctica - the new "Mawson" base
    Popular Science lectures - 1955 series
    Grooves in the rocks
    Spheroidal rock mass
   

Shell shapes

    Insects of Captain Cook's expedition. Part 4
    Vale - Nancy B Adams
    Uranium in New England
    The largest (and the smallest) Australasian fishes
    One Tree Island - remote outpost of the Capricorns
    Collecting and preserving insects and their allies
    An insect dealer resigns in despair
1955, September  Vol 11 No 11 Museum developments
    Tasmanian seashores
    The first birds appear on earth
    Conservation of freshwater fishes and shoreline fauna
    Collecting and preserving insects and their allies
    Arnhem Land baskets
    More about the Kraken
    Notes and news
 
1955, December Vol 11 No 12 Sailfish ahoy!
    Squirter earthworms
    Travertine
    Collecting and preserving insects and their allies
    Pyrosoma plagues in surf
    The koala
    School children and the Museum
    Damage to rock engravings
    Coral paradise of One Tree Island
    School vacation film programmes
1956-1958 Volume 12 Contents, Index
1956, March Vol 12 No 01 Field trip to northwestern New South Wales
    Exploring between tidemarks. 1. Zonation
    Bird life of Warrah and the North Hawkesbury
    The races of man in Oceania
    Collecting and preserving insects and their allies
    Collectors' items : volute shells of the genus Amoria
1956, June Vol 12 No 02 Ancient armoured fishes discovered at Canowindra, NSW
    Introducing frogs and toads
    Popular Science lectures: 1956 series
    Exploring between tidemarks. 2. Adaptations of
seashore animals
    A 'barking' crayfish
    The races of man in Oceania
    Migration in Australian birds
    Nature's contrasting moods west of the Darling
    Notes and news
1956, September Vol 12 No 03 Fungal life
    "Caroline," the Fluttering Shearwater, comes ashore
    Some ancient bugs
    Nature quiz
    Trigonia - a living fossil
    Book note
    Meteorites and the Earth
    Miss Joyce Allan retires
    Life history of the Freshwater Eel
    Notes and news
    An ancient reef-building coral
    Exploring between tidemarks. 3. Seashore animals and their feeding
1956, December Vol 12 No 04
The ancient seas of Australia
    Films for schoolchildren
    Australian flowering plants
    Book review
    The peopling of Southeastern Australia
    Australian mammals
    Retirement of Mr JR Kinghorn
    Australian birds
    Australian insects
    The Great Barrier Reef
1957, March Vol 12 No 05 A kennel of frogfishes
    Nature quiz
    An apology for snakes
    An archaeologist in Western New South Wales
    Oil in Australia
   

Casting a fish in plaster

    The Museum
    Adaptive radiation of trapdoor spiders
    Exploring between the tidemarks. 4. Some animal communities of rocky shores
    Book reviews
    Popular Science lecture
 
1957, June Vol 12 No 06 Pioneering in concology
    The Coucal or Swamp-Pheasant
    Australia's fiery rain
    The kangaroo family: brush wallabies
    Nature Quiz
    Photographs minus backgrounds
    Notes and news
    Exploring between the tidemarks. 5. Hints to shore explorers
    Aboriginal rock engravings in a Mosman garden
    Book review
    Popular Science lecture
1957, September Vol 12 No 07 The causes of locust outbreaks
    Monarch of the lakes
    Frogs of the Sydney region
    Museum preparator' conference
    Whence Australia's mantle of green?
    Nature Quiz
    Some huntsmen spiders
    A primitive ornithology
    Notes and news
    The kangaroo family : kangaroos and wallaroos
    A simple photographic method of copying a drawing
1957, December Vol 12 No 08 Antarctica - a vital link in the International Geophysic Year
    The Antarctic continent
    Mineral possibilities of the Antarctic
    The wildlife of Macquarie Island
    School vacation film programmes
    Antarctic birds
    Whales and the Antarctic
    Teeming life in Antarctic seas
    The distribution of animals and plants of the Southern Hemisphere
    Notes and news items
1958, March Vol 12 No 09 The Ghost Pipefish
    The Moonfish or Opah in New South Wales
    String figures of Australia
    The Honey Mouse
    The Monotremes
    The Mallee Fowl
    Wasps. Part I
    Land of the tree-climbing snails
    Marine giants past and present
    Nature Quiz
    Book review
    Notes and news items
1958, June Vol 12 No 10 Salt manufacture and trading in the Western Highlands of New Guinea
    Nature Quiz
    Notes and news items
    Adaptive convergence in Australian reptiles
    Linnaeus and zoology
    The Australian prawn industry
    Recent studies on the Tasmanian mutton-bird
    Giant earthworms
    Retirement of Mr Ellis Troughton
    Book reviews
1958, September Vol 12 No 11 Australian geckoes
    The magpie goose
    The Thylacine
    Observing ants in artificial nests
    Fossils and their value in stratigraphy
    The freshwater aquarium
    Nesting seasons of some Australian birds
    Notes and news items
    Book review
    Test your knowledge
1958, December Vol 12 No 12 New Guinea: physical geography and environment
    Notes and news
    Geology of the Island of New Guinea
    New Guinea vegetation
    Book review
    Birds of New Guinea
    New Guinea's fishes
    New Guinea insects
    Peoples of New Guinea
1959-1961  Volume 13 Contents, Index
1959, March  Vol 13 No 01 Observations on the behaviour of sea urchins
    New wing to be built at Museum
    Fauna preservation faces a crucial period
    The cultivation of Australian native plants
    The Huntsman spider - its habits and life history
    Do you know the answer?
    Notes and news
    New Zealand, land of unique animals
    Stencils of the Aboriginals
    Naturalists' Society's 58th anniversary
    "Crabs' eyes" were a mediaeval "cure-all"
    The mineral wealth of north-west Queensland
    Obituary. William Alfred Rainbow
1959, June Vol 13 No 02 Sea-snakes
    Dolphins and porpoises
    Lectures at the Museum
    A giant marine reptile from the Cretaceous rocks of Queensland
    Birds - and their observers
    New exhibit of invertebrates
    The barramundi, north Australia's finest food fish
    Flesh-eating plants
    A class in the Museum's Hallstrom Theatre
    The syncarid crustacea, a living link with remote geological ages
    The life and habits of the sawfly
    Obituary: RE Baxter
1959, September Vol 13 No 03 Australian goannas
    Head-hunters of Oceania
    Relict animals and plants of the Macdonnell Ranges
    New cave-dwelling shrimps found
    Fire and brimstone
    Notes and news
    These shellfish are good to eat
    A museum expedition to the Hamersley Range
    The way of life of the slater
    Obituary. Anthony Musgrave
1959, December Vol 13 No 04 The life and work of Charles Darwin
    Darwin and the evolution of Man
    The "Invertebrate Tree"
    Some Australian barnacles
    Charles Darwin in Australia
    Special Darwin exhibit
    Genetics and evolution
    New technique used in Museum exhibit
    The role of islands in evolution
    Neopilina - a molluscan missing link
    Notes and news
    Book reviews
1960, March Vol 13 No 05 Kalgoorlie - El Dorado of the West
    The numbat of south-western Australia
    Ancestor worship among the Melanesians
    The unique plants and animals of south-western Australia
    Book review
    The migrations of fishes
    Fossil insect research
    Thylacoleo, the extinct marsupial lion
    Gall and predaceous wasps
    Flatworm eggs
1960, June Vol 13 No 06 The bird habitats of Botany Bay
    Koala management in Victoria
    Dangerous marine animals
    A remarkable parasite of the long-fingered bat
    The evolution and radiation of mammals
    Corroboree frog
    Turtles of the past
    Mayflies
    The Vertebrate Tree
    Crocodiles and their kin
1960, September Vol 13 No 07 The natural history of Lord Howe Island
    Underwater saboteurs
    Freshwater crayfishes
    Premier opens Museum's new building
    The Australian Bird-banding Scheme, 1953-60
    Some aspects of the life of the termite
    The "double-headed" caterpillar
    A million years on the Darling Downs
    The possum in New Zealand
1960, December Vol 13 No 08 The birds of Sydney
    The mammals of the Sydney district
    Snakes, lizards and chelonians
    Fossils of the Sydney district
    Colourful plant life on sandstone and shale
    The geology of the Sydney district
    Sydney: topography and settlement
    Rich and varied insect fauna
1961, March Vol 13 No 09 Gemstones of Australia
    New aboriginal exhibits at the Museum
    The Robber Crab - a crustacean mystery
    The Blue Wren
    Uses of radioactivity in entomology and insect pest control
    Fossil insects
    Trigger plants
    Freak fishes
    Land and freshwater invertebrates of the Sydney area
    William Holmes, the Australian Museum's first custodian
1961, June Vol 13 No 10 Whale marking
    Absorption of solar heat by carpet snakes
    Magpie goose behaviour
    Aboriginal relics of the Hawkesbury sandstone
    Earwigs
    The radiocarbon dating method
    Protection of rare fauna
    The freshwater gudgeons of temperate Australia
    New museum technique for displaying softbodied animals
    The White-stemmed Gum Moth
1961, September Vol 13 No 11 The boomerang
    Insect migration
    Retirement of Museum curator
    Vampire bats - true and false
    How to recognise meteorites
    An expedition to Cape York Peninsula
    The voracious piranha of South America
    Notes and news
    Pollination of the Proteaceae
 
1961, December Vol 13 No 12 Hill End - then and now
    New Zealand greenstone
    Pearls, the jewels of the sea
    Andamooka opal field
    Mintibi - opal field of the future
    World's largest pitchblende specimen at Museum
    Radioactive minerals
    Recent trends in oil exploration in Australia
    Ornamental stones of New South Wales
    Victorian goldfields

 


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