What's On Listings

Month-by-month calendar of temporary events, exhibitions, tours, talks and more.

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EVERY WEEK

Volunteer-run Free Orientation Tours
Most weekdays, 11am and 1pm (check daily signs in Crystal Hall entrance)

Kidspace family activites
Weekdays, 2-3pm


APRIL 

Tiny Tots: Ngarang Gili (9 months-3 years)
KIDS
FRIDAYS UNTIL 29 JUN

Mini Explorers: Guwal Gili (3 - 5 years)
KIDS
FRIDAYS UNTIL 29 JUN

April School Holidays events and activities
KIDS
14 - 29 APR

Scientist For A Day: Herpetologist
KIDS
19 & 20 APR

HumanNature Series: Cultures of Climate
NIGHT TALK
23 APR
 

MAY

Tiny Tots: Ngarang Gili (9 months-3 years)
KIDS
FRIDAYS UNTIL 29 JUN

Mini Explorers: Guwal Gili (3 - 5 years)
KIDS
FRIDAY UNTIL 29 JUN

The Rise and Rise of Citizen Science: FrogID
NIGHT TALK
10 MAY

Sleepover: Mammoth Megasnore!
KIDS
11 MAY

Air: Music for Museum listening experience
SPECIAL EVENT
18 MAY

Guided tours of GADI
SPECIAL EVENT
19 - 22 MAY

HumanNature Series: Living Biological Objects on the Pedestal
NIGHT TALK
24 MAY
 

JUNE

Tiny Tots: Ngarang Gili (9 months-3 years)
KIDS
FRIDAYS UNTIL 29 JUN

Mini Explorers: Guwal Gili (3 - 5 years)
KIDS
FRIDAYS UNTIL 29 JUN

Winhangadurinya: Aboriginal Meditation
SPECIAL EVENT
9 & 10 JUN 

HumanNature Series: Taupata, taro, roots, earth: the (Indigenous) politics of gardening
NIGHT TALK 
14 JUN

Adorned jewellery-making
WORKSHOP
17 & 18 JUN
 

JULY

HumanNature Series: Feminist Botany for the Age of Man
NIGHT TALK 
12 JUL
 

AUGUST

HumanNature Series: American Dreaming is Indigenous Elimination
NIGHT TALK
23 AUG

Australian Museum Lunchtime Lecture Series: Australians Shaping the Nation
LUNCHTIME TALK
Ita Buttrose AO OBE
21 AUG

SEPTEMBER

Winhangadurinya: Aboriginal Meditation
SPECIAL EVENT
1 & 2 SEPT 
 
 

OCTOBER

Adorned jewellery-making
WORKSHOP
13 & 14 OCT

HumanNature Series: Dark Emu
NIGHT TALK
18 OCT


NOVEMBER

HumanNature Series: Environmental Martyrdom and the Fate of the Forests
NIGHT TALK
1 NOV

DECEMBER

Winhangadurinya: Aboriginal Meditation
SPECIAL EVENT
1 & 2 DEC  


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