Classification and adaptation - Stage 4

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


Surviving Australia exhibition entrance

Surviving Australia exhibition entrance
Photographer: Stuart Humphreys © Australian Museum

Self-guided program

Students explore Australian islands, dangerous and backyard animals, temperate marine, fresh water and terrestrial animals and their habitats,They investigate the classification of vertebrates and invertebrates and their adaptations for survival in Australia. Bookings essential.

  • Syllabus links: Science Stage 4
  • Maximum number of students: No limit on student numbers
  • Duration: One hour
  • Cost:  Free entry for school students
  • Location: Surviving Australia exhibition, Level 2 

Education Resource Kit (PDF)

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