Surviving Australia - Stages 1-3

Students discover animal strategies for survival in Australia's changing climate and landscape.

Dangerous Australians interactive

Carl Bento © Australian Museum

Self-guided program

Students investigate Australian islands, dangerous and backyard animals, habitats, marine waters, classification and adaptations. They see life-size reconstructions and fossils of extinct Australian Megafauna and observe live Australian animals. There are many hands-on and interactive exhibits to inspire your students.

  • Syllabus links: Science and Technology, HSIE 
  • Duration: One hour
  • Cost: General Museum entry charge per student
  • Location: Surviving Australia exhibition, Level 2

Education Resource Kit


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