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By Author: Jen Cork

DAW, Day 1: The Red-bellied Black Snake

DAW? Dangerous Animals Week, of course! To celebrate our new Dangeroz app (available in the App Store Tuesday) we're featuring an Aussie creature each day...

By: Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 15 Sep 2011

Crocodile specimen on the move

See you later alligator, in a while crocodile.

By: Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 12 Aug 2011

Save our owls

The Powerful Owl (Ninox strenua), one of Australia's iconic birds, is currently listed as vulnerable in NSW with only 20-30 mating pairs in the Sydney region.

By: Jen Cork, Michael Hugill, Category: Science, Date: 08 Jul 2011

Revealing some of our conservators

Last week I was lucky enough to stumble upon some conservators restoring a very special heritage item in the Museum, read on to hear more of our little chat.

By: Jen Cork, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 16 Jun 2011

Follow up with Dr Sandy Ingleby

We caught up with Dr Sandy Ingleby, manager of the mammals collection after she had collected the sperm whale jaw from Sydney’s Newport Beach.

By: Jen Cork, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 01 Jun 2011

Dr Sandy talks whales

Dr Sandy Ingelby, Manager of Mammalogy, shares how the Museum will be involved in the collection and disposal of the sperm whale specimen recently found on the rocks of Sydney’s Newport Beach.

By: Jen Cork, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 29 Apr 2011

Dr Jodi discusses the Vampire Frog

Dr Jodi discusses the Vampire Frog & her journey in finding the creature.

By: Jen Cork, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 28 Feb 2011

March 2nd people, it all happened!

Apple sent out invites to San Francisco press to a special press conference to be held on the 2nd of March 2011. The image sent out with the event shows an iCal image of March 2nd pealing back to reveal the corner of an iPad. Need we say more?

By: Jen Cork, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 24 Feb 2011

Now serving RSS

We are very excited to announce the Australian Museum now has RSS feeds on all the blogs!

By: Jen Cork, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 22 Feb 2011

Where is the Lounge?

Where is the Lounge? 6 College Street Sydney NSW 2010 - Late night openings at the Australian Museum, Tuesday 5:30pm - 9:30pm.

By: Jen Cork, Category: At The Museum, Date: 08 Feb 2011