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New Live Exhibits in Search & Discover: Year of the Water Dragon

Two young Eastern Water Dragons are being displayed in the Australian Museum’s hands-on enquiry center; Search & Discover.

By: Chris Hosking, Category: At The Museum, Date: 05 Apr 2012

Large Muraenid Leptocephali

The stunning video below, shows large leptocephali filmed by divers at three locations within the Indonesian Archipelago from 2009 to 2011. 

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 31 Mar 2012

What's in the Box - Bermagui Bioblitz day 2

What a great way to end the week, just finished a shoreline survey at Horseshoe Bay in Bermagui.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 31 Mar 2012

Everything is ready for Museum2you

After lots of work, the first Museum2you display is complete and now on display at Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability in North Sydney.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 31 Mar 2012

What's in the Box - Bermagui Bioblitz

Everything came together today for the Bermagui Bioblitz, 5 school joined forces to survey 3 coastal ecosystems.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 30 Mar 2012

This week in Fish: Incredible eel movie

Despite having a few days off work with a cold, the week turned out to be very exciting on the web front.  We added a great new video to the museum's YouTube channel, plus added some stunning new images.  Thanks as always to everyone who contributed.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 30 Mar 2012

What's in the Box - Bermagui Public School

The next stop on my journey to the south coast of NSW was Bermagui Public School

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 29 Mar 2012

What's in the Box - Tathra Public school

The second stop on my south coast journey was Tathra Public school where I visited with year 5 and 6 students.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 28 Mar 2012

What's in the Box - Narooma Highschool

First stop on my way south to the Bermagui Bioblitz was Narooma Highschool to talk about the Catchments: Water for Living box.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 27 Mar 2012

New acquisition in Archives -- Fishing Notes, c1900-1931

A beautiful but mysterious notebook has been transferred to Archives from the Fish section.

By: Vanessa Finney, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 27 Mar 2012