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Performances and Activities

Discover a world of Dinosaurs across the Museum with performances and activities.
Free

For families with children ages 3 -12 and General Audiences

T rex on the prowl

T rex on the Prowl

Fri 15 – Thur 21 & Sat 23 – Tue 26 April
Roaming between 10.15am – 2:45pm (open Anzac Day from 1.30pm)
Level 2
Family Audience

It’s big and might be hungry. So watch out! Presented by Erth Visual & Physical Theatre

Dinosaur Discoveries

Mon 18 – Thur 21 April
1pm
Theatre, Level 2
General Audience

Hear about Australia’s latest dinosaur discoveries and research.
Presented by Dr Scott Hocknull.

Preparing fossils

Digging up the Past

Fri 15 – Thur 21 & Sat 23 – Tue 26 April
9:30am – 4pm
Level 3
General Audience

Fossilised dinosaur bones will be dug out of rock in our Fossil Lab. Get hands on with fossils and ask questions of staff at the Collection Store. Find out about the latest digs and work being done in Queensland with Community News. Presented and supported by Queensland Museum, Australian Age of Dinosaurs and Outback Gondwana Foundation.

Palaeo Tour

Fri 15 – Thur 21 & Sat 23 – Tue 26 April
11:30am & 2.30pm
Level 3
General Audience

View fossils, ask questions and join in discussions with palaeontologists and geosciences staff.

ICentre Evolution

Fri 15 – Thur 21 & Sat 23 – Tue 26 April
9:30am – 5pm
Inquiry Centre, Level 3
General Audience

Explore the evolution of animals in the Inquiry Centre. Find out if Birds and Dinosaurs are related. Follow the ICentre Evolution Trail, Find a Fossil and Return the Dinosaurs to their place in the world.

Living Fossils

Fri 15 – Thur 21 & Sat 23 – Tue 26 April
11am (15min tour)
Inquiry Centre, Level 3
General Audience

Discover special fossils and their close living relatives.

Convergent Evolution

Fri 15 – Thur 21 & Sat 23 – Tue 26 April
2pm (15min tour)
Inquiry Centre, Level 3
General Audience
Explore the potential power of natural selection.

Walking with Dinosaurs

Fri 15 – Thur 21 & Sat 23 – Tue 26 April
2:45pm
Theatre, Level 2
General Audience
Imagine a time when Dinosaurs walked our planet.
Film

Across the Museum: hands-on activities and dinosaur bones.

Places may be limited at some activities.