Meet our Scientists

National Science Week Event

From the labs and collection stores to the gallery floors, our scientists and collection managers will bring out from the ‘vault’ specimens from the collection. View up close, spiders, birds, reptiles, parasites, fishes, insects and more.

Chat one-on-one with our Scientists and Collection Managers, share ideas and stories, ask questions and excite your curiosity and sense of discovery.

No bookings required, just bring your curiosity and make your way to the Discovery Centre on Level 3.

Dates: Saturday 15 – Saturday 22 August, 2015

Times
11am - 12pm 
1pm – 2pm  (except Saturday 15th)

Location
Discovery Centre, Level 3

Cost
Free


Saturday 15 August 11am - 12pm Spiders & Spider Feeding Robert Raven
Sunday 16 August 11am - 12pm Birds Heather Janetzki
1pm - 2pm Mammals Heather Janetzki
Monday 17 August 11am - 12pm Snakes of South-east QLD Patrick Couper
1pm - 2pm Spiders, scorpions, mites and other arachnids Owen Seeman
Tuesday 18 August 11am - 12pm Clams, cockles, oysters, whelks and other molluscs Darryl Potter & John Healy
1pm - 2pm Clams, cockles, oysters, whelks and other molluscs Darryl Potter & John Healy
Wednesday 19 August 11am - 12pm Parasites Rob Adlard, Mal Bryant & Marissa McNamara
1pm - 2pm Parasites Rob Adlard, Mal Bryant & Marissa McNamara
Thursday 20 August 11am - 12pm Museums & DNA Jessica Worthington Wilmer
1pm - 2pm Fish and their skeletons Jeff Johnson
Friday 21 August 11am - 12pm Jellyfish, Sponges, Corals and other marine invertebrates John Hooper & Merrick Ekins
1pm - 2pm Crustaceans Peter Davie
Saturday 22 August 11am - 12pm Insects Susan Wright & Chris Burwell
1pm - 2pm Insects Susan Wright & Chris Burwell

The program is subject to change without notice.

Event Details

Dates
15 August 2015 11:00 AM - 22 August 2015 02:00 PM
Location
Level 3 Discovery Centre
Cost
Free

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