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Sleepover: Tyranno-snore Multiple Dates 2014-07-11 18:30:00 2014-07-12 07:30:00

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Would you like to spend the night sleeping in the brand new Tyrannosaurs exhibition in Australia’s oldest Museum? Come to the Australian...

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Night Talk: Science on the eve of war 1 July 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM 2014-07-01 18:30:00 2014-07-01 19:45:00

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Surprisingly, it was a major science festival that placed the Commonwealth on the world stage in 1914. Not even the outbreak of war could...

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Night Talk: James Ogilby: a man with a taste for fish 15 July 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM 2014-07-15 18:30:00 2014-07-15 20:30:00

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James Ogilby researched fishes and birds in Ireland and the USA before coming to Australia and joining the Australian Museum in 1885. A...

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Canberra Day Trip: Gold and the Incas: the lost worlds of Peru 13 April 2014 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

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Get in the mood for the upcoming Aztecs exhibition at the Australian Museum! Come with us on a day tour to see the Gold and the Incas: lost...

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Night Talk: Fate of the dinosaurs: a perfect storm 2 April 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

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The discovery of the K-T boundary (a thin, distinctive layer found in geological sediments worldwide), and the realisation that it...

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Night Talk: Fierce creatures: tyrannosaurs and their meat-eating kin 26 March 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

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Meet the extended family as Dr Anne Musser takes you on a tour of the tyrannosaurs and other therapods. The group includes many weird and...

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Night Talk: Our deep, distant origins 12 March 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

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Our deep, distant origins – how the human body plan was built from early fish evolution What does the early evolution of fishes tell us...

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Night Talk: Spores, roots, shoots & leaves. 5 March 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

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Spores, roots, shoots and leaves: how plants invaded then dominated dry land. Dr Weston will talk us through the fascinating evolutionary...

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Night Talk: Origin and early history of life on Earth 26 February 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

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Join Professor Simon George as he tackles the mysteries of how, when and where life began on Earth. He will take you through some of the...

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Night Talk: Earth evolution: from go to now 12 February 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

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Earth has experienced 4.6 billion years of constant change! Come and hear how core, mantle and surface events have added life and...

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Night Talk: The universe: the dark side 5 February 2014 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

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In recent times we've come to realise that the expanding universe is only part of the story. In fact, everything we thought we knew about...

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Night Talk: Tyrannosaur tales: backstage at the best show in town 29 January 2014 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

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Meet the team behind the Tyrannosaurs exhibition and find out how an extraordinary show like this all comes together. On this special...

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Night Talk Lecture Series: Deep time: earth, evolution & the dinosaurs 29 January 2014 5:15 PM - 2 April 2014 8:00 PM

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Deep time: earth, evolution & the dinosaurs This exciting 8 lecture series kicks off on Wednesday 29 January starting with exclusive time...

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Australian Museum Behind the Scenes Family Tour Multiple Dates

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Have you ever wondered what could be in the Australian Museum’s Collection? Join us on an exclusive, personal tour of Australia’s first...

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Feathers of the Gods and Other Stories from the Australian Museum 19 October 2013 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

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We invite you ... To celebrate the launch of Feathers of the Gods and Other Stories from the Australian Museum with exclusive access to...

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Urban Walk: Discover the Black Swans of Dee Why 16 October 2013 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

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Join Australian Museum volunteer walk leader Keith Robinson on this lovely journey around the seaside suburb of Dee Why. Starting at the...

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Night Talk: Tales of the lost Spanish colonies of the Solomon Islands 2 October 2013 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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Few Australians realise that Spanish explorers mounted three expeditions to find the fabled Great Southern Land – in 1568, 1595 and 1606 –...

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Night Talk - On Location: True stories of National Geographic Photography 25 September 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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National Geographic Magazine is famed for its amazing photography and engaging science stories from lands near and far. So, it’s no...

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Urban Walk: John Gibbins Memorial Walk - Meadowbank Wharf to Olympic Park 22 September 2013 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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Join Ross Pearson OAM on this walk from Meadowbank Ferry Wharf along the Parramatta River to Olympic Park Ferry Wharf, taking in the unique...

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Night Talk: Past lives: convict stories through an archaeological lens 11 September 2013 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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  The archaeology of Australia’s convict past is found in Sydney and Parramatta and other parts of Greater Sydney and beyond. This talk...

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Night Talk: Monstrous mummies at the movies 27 August 2013 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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Mummies have haunted cinema screens for nearly a century. They are always threatening and are typically released from their graves by...

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Night Talk: Exoplanets and life elsewhere: where do we begin? 20 August 2013 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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In the coming decade, it is almost certain that the first Earth-like planets will be found orbiting distant stars. At that point, the...

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Into the Worm Hole: a beginner’s guide to practical polychaetology… 8 August 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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EXPERT PANEL EVENT:A rare scientific subculture is worming its way into Sydney in August: real human beings who are passionate about...

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Space Junk! – Greening the Universe 23 July 2013 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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'Space junk reaches new levels.' 'Endangered squirrels under threat from observatory.' 'Nuclear reactor sent into space.' 'Toxic rocket...

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Night Talk: Geology of Australia - how a continent shaped a nation 18 July 2013 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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Abo­ut the talkAustralia’s geography and geology have shaped the nation in many ways, through the climate, soils and landscapes, seascapes,...

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Urban Walk: Picturesque Paddington 26 June 2013 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

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Discover the beautiful highlights of this inner-city suburb with walk leader Keith Robinson. You will stop at historically significant...

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Australian Museum Members preview of Wildlife Photographer of the Year 7 June 2013 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

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Free Australian Museum Members preview of Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition Enjoy a very special Members only free preview of...

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Sleepover: Dinosnore 24 May 2013 7:00 PM - 7:30 AM

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Dinosnore SleepoverSleep in the Dinosaurs exhibition! Come to the Museum at night for a special pizza dinner, join in a fun craft activity,...

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Unexpected excavations – Ultimo, what lies beneath 21 May 2013 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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  Throughout the summer of 2011- 2012 the Australian Museum (AMBS) Archaeology & Heritage unit under took a very special excavation...

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Urban Walk: Conquering Concord 15 May 2013 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

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Did you know that Sydney’s Concord takes its name from Concord, Massachusetts, site of one of the first military engagements if the...

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Australian Museum Science Show & Tell: Marine Timor-Leste Expedition Team 2 May 2013 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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The Australian Museum recently completed one of the biggest expeditions in over 100 years. Join us as we hear from the Marine Science team...

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Urban Walk: Historic Macquarie Street 28 April 2013 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM

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Starting at the ANZAC War Memorial in Hyde Park, Australian Museum volunteer walk leader Ross Pearson OAM, who has just celebrated his 90th...

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Night Talk: Alexander, Cleopatra and the coming of Rome 4 April 2013 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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About the talk:Cleopatra VII was the last of the great successors to Alexander, and with her suicide the rule of the Macedonian Ptolemies...

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