What's on: Dinosaur Hunt: Dinosaur Dig

Bring your little ones along to the museum for some fun activities this  February!

Dinosaur Dig

Photographer: James Horan © Australian Museum

Event Type:
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Tuesday-Thursday (see below for dates)
Level 2, Kidspace
See below for more information.


Dinosaur Hunt: Dinosaur Dig

Come and stomp around our dinosaur gallery with museum staff and learn all about digging up fossils!
  • Learn how fossils are made
  • Make your own clay ‘fossil’ to take home
  • Dig up ‘dinosaurs’ in our special dig pit

Admission: Child $12 & Adult $15 (Members: Child $10 & Adult FREE) including general admission

How to book

See below for dates, online bookings only. (Unsold tickets will be available at the admissions desk on the day, however, there is no guarantee of availability.) For further information phone (02) 9320 6163.

Visitors arriving after 10:35am can proceed to the Search and Discover meeting room where the program is held.



Dinosaur Hunt: Chinese Dinosaur Dig

Join us for a special session of our Dinosaur Hunt translated into Mandarin as part of Chinese New Year 2015!

  • Learn about Chinese Tyrannosaurs such as Guanlong and Dilong
  • See and touch real fossils
  • Make your own clay’ fossil’ to take home

Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Tuesday-Thursday (see below for dates)

Admission: Child $12 & Adult $15 (Members: Child $10 & Adult FREE) including general admission

Please note these sessions are in English and Mandarin. For English only book a 10.30-11.30AM session.



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