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On July 15, the Australian Museum will once more be remixed by artists, DJs and scientists, turning its historic halls into an after-hours playground for grown-ups, robots and dinosaurs.

Robot or dinosaur? Pick a team on arrival and battle it out through a series of original games, performances and experiences happening in every nook and cranny of the Museum all night long.

Strictly adults only, Jurassic Lounge is an after-hours celebration pitching artificial intelligence against evolution, the man-made against the natural, and the future against the past.

Jurassic Lounge typically sells out in advance so be sure to book now. With prizes for best costume up for grabs, dress ups are welcome but not mandatory!

Saturday 15 July, 6:30pm – 10pm

Australian Museum, 1 William Street, Sydney
$25 in advance, $30 at the door (subject to availability)

The Line Up

Silent Disco at Jurassic Lounge event at the Australian Museum

SILENT DISCO by Silent Sounds

DJ Urby and Glenn B Trippin’ hit the decks for Team Robot and Team Dinosaur, battling it out for species supremacy.

Robots from the Clash of the Titans

DANCEFLOOR CLASH OF THE TITANS

Get down with 10 feet tall robots and dinosaurs.

A man and a woman at a Jurassic Lounge event with silver paint on their face

DANCETASTIC KARAOKE

Challenge yourself to a series of Dance Fights and Karaoke Games, hosted by the hilarious Tom-Bot and Lucy Saurus.

A portrait Kiki Kooky Pretzel

KIKI’S FUTURE-TRIPPING CRYSTAL GAZING

A kooky, Russian robot from the future, Kiki applies scientific data-processing to the mystical art of fortune-telling. Step-up to Kiki’s mini-confessional Truth Booth. Warning: not for the faint-hearted.

2 people playing with bubbles

FLUORO-LIGHT FANTASTIC

Step into an interactive UV galaxy of fluorescent colours, giant glowing bubbles and dark physics.

A portrait of Diesel Darling wrapped by a snake

GIANT DANCE LESSONS

Diesel Darling teaches you how to Walk the Dinosaur and get Intergalactic. Once you know the moves, whip them out for the epic Dance Off!

SILENT DISCO feat. DJ URBY & GLENN B TRIPPIN’ ● DANCEFLOOR CLASH OF THE TITANS ● KIKI’S FUTURE-TRIPPING CRYSTAL GAZING ● DINO DIGS ● DANCETASTIC KARAOKE ● JURASSIC PARK ELEVATOR PITCH ● FLUORO-LIGHT FANTASTIC ● SUMO BATTLE BOTS ● HIP HOP VR ● DATE ROULETTE ● PEEP O RAMA ● GIANT DANCE LESSON ● SHADOW CREATURES CRAFTS ● SPIDERS EXHIBITION & LIVE VENOM MILKING ● BARS + FOOD + MORE ●

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Do I need to book?

The last Jurassic Lounge events sold out, so those who rocked up on the day never made it inside.

Will there be food and drinks on the night?

Five pop-up bars and two eateries will be open on the night, including our rooftop restaurant, No. 1 William.

Does everybody dress up?

Many Jurassic Loungers like to work the theme into their outfits, and you'll help score points for your team if you do, but there's no rule about it.

Can I volunteer to help on the night?

Join Australian Museum Events Volunteer Program and lend a hand at Jurassic Lounge and future events at the Museum.

Are photos allowed?

They’re borderline compulsory!

Are kids and teens allowed?

Nope, they’re always welcome in the daytime, but Jurassic Lounge is strictly an 18+ event (there’s alcohol!).

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