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      January 14, 2021

        (daily for 9 times)

      1 William St
      Sydney, New South Wales 2010

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      Australian Museum - January School Holidays

      Dinosaur buffs and budding artists will have plenty to dig into these January School Holidays (13 January – 22 January 2021) at the Australian Museum (AM)! A program of workshops and activities have been created by the AM, to inspire the next generation of scientists and natural history lovers.

      Spanning science, art and nature, the January School Holidays program includes:

      FREE!!
      Prehistoric Playground
      The AM has a brand-new stomping ground for dinosaur buffs. Children of all ages can help the Museum’s resident palaeontologists excavate and clean a real 75-million-year-old Centrosaurus fossil, discover which plants and animals once inhabited a Jurassic swamp only a few hours from Sydney, colour your dinosaur and see it come to life on our 9m projection. Learn how feathers and wings have evolved for flight by making your own aerodynamic paper planes and helicopters. . All welcome. Open daily 10am — 4:30pm


      FREE with Creative Kids voucher or $100 per child
      Palaeo-art workshop: Bringing dinosaurs to life!
      Art and science collide in this workshop with palaeo-artist Celia Curtis. Recreate ancient creatures, lost worlds, and bring dinosaurs to life! Includes an art kit with Derivan watercolour pencils, paper and brushes. Ages 6-12. Tuesday 19 January (10:30am — 12:30pm or 2pm — 4pm), or online Wednesday 20 January (10:30am — 11:30am).

      Nature Photography for Children and Teens
      Young people from eight to 16 years old can learn how to capture nature’s best angles with a series of fun photography challenges using their own camera, smartphone or tablet with expert Tom Covell. Onsite workshops include a visit to the Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year exhibition for inspiration. These hands-on workshops are available onsite at the AM and online. At the AM - Ages 8-12: Wed 13 January, 10:30am — 12:30pm. Ages 13-16; Wed 13 January, 2pm — 4pm. Online – Ages 8-16: Thurs 14 January, 10:30am — 11:30am.

      The AM is offering free general entry to adults and children for a limited time and includes entry to Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year.

      Entry to the special exhibition, Tyrannosaurs – Meet the Family, requires a paid timed-entry ticket that must be purchased online.

      Visit https://australian.museum/school-holidays/

      Cost: Payment required - Prehistoric Playground - FREE Palaeo-art workshop: Bringing dinosaurs to life! & Nature Photography for Children and Teens - FREE with Creative Kids voucher or $100 per child.

      Categories: Education | Kids & Family | Museums & Attractions

      This event repeats daily for 9 times: Jan 19, Jan 20, Jan 21

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