JUNIOR PALAEONTOLOGIST TOUR

Spend the day exploring the Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum and going behind the scenes to participate in hands-on programs and experiences. 

Cost: $50 per student

Timing: 4.5-5 hours

Minimum PAX: 10

Grades: Year 1 to 12 

THE JUNIOR PALAEONTOLOGIST TOUR INCLUDES

  • the Education Tour (as described here) and a flat 500m walk along the top of The Jump-Up 
  • two of the four activities listed below:

   Prep-A-Dino using air tools, students will chisel through rock to reveal dinosaur bones that have not seen the light of day for 95 million years

   Mould-A-Dino using the Museum's secret recipe, students are able to mould their own souvenir Banjo Claw

   Dig-A-Dino time to get busy finding and discovering Matilda's leg bones at our very own on site dig site!

   Geological timeline peer back in time to the beginning of life on earth using an interactive geological timeline (suitable for secondary school students)

 
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION  

Your safety and the safety of others is very important. It is a requirement that all teachers and supervisors are familiar with the following documents: planning your excursion and work health and safety hazard register prior to arriving at the Museum. 

 Pre-visit material   Post visit material  Teacher resource


CONTACT

If you would like to make a booking or if you have a question, please contact the Museum’s Programs Co-ordinator. 
Phone 07 4657 0078

Email bookings@aaod.com.au

Hours Contactable seven days a week in winter (April to September) Monday to Sunday, 9am to 5pm. Contactable six days a week in summer (October to March) Monday to Saturday, 9am to 5pm (Closed Sundays).

 

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