Explore magazine

Explore magazine

Explore continues a rich tradition of the Museum’s magazine spanning 90 years. Our purpose is to inspire the exploration of nature and culture with news and features that go behind the scenes at Australia’s first museum.

The current issue

Read highlights from the current print issue (available to Members only).

Previous issues

See what you've been missing! Download these pdfs or read online.


Explore magazine gives you special access to the Museum's treasures.

People in science

Meet people behind the scenes, from volunteers to principal scientists.


Find out about Australian natural history, from fossils to fauna.