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Australian Museum General Entry Ticket
"Arrive at the Australian Museum at a time that suits you — your ticket is valid anytime the museum is open and includes entrance to the permanent exhibits. Three floors house some of the more than 18 million items in the museum’s collection including priceless fossils and unusual artifacts. The minerals collection alone holds more than 53000 specimens from Australia and abroad.In the Surviving Australia exhibition marvel at massive animals that once roamed Australia including giant wombats and echidnas. See live animals such as a baby freshwater crocodile a python and lizards; then find out how the most dangerous creatures hunt their prey. The Indigenous Australians and Garrigarrang Sea Country exhibits provides an in-depth look at the Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders
From AUD15.00
 
Sydney Self-Guided Bike Tour
"Collect your bike from the Rocks and get ready to explore Sydney by bike. Enjoy spectacular views as you ride the dedicated bike path across the world famous Sydney Harbour Bridge over to the charming bay side suburbs of North Sydney known for their art and craft markets the secret gardens of Lavender bay and also home to the Australian Prime Minister. Roll along the board walk past the boat marina to Australia's oldest theme park - Luna Park. Hop on a ferry with your bike and experience the return harbor crossing on boa or ride back over the bridge and continue your adventure!Then explore Sydney’s majestic harbour front as you coast along the water's edge. Take the flat care free bike path past Sydney Aquarium Maritime Museum and on to the bustling Sydney Fish Markets. You may wish to stop to treat yourself with a delicious seafood lunch (at own expense) while you soak in the market atmosphere. Continue the ride through the trendy district of Pyrmont passing c
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Australian Museum General Entry Ticket
"Arrive at the Australian Museum at a time that suits you — your ticket is valid anytime the museum is open and includes entrance to the permanent exhibits. Three floors house some of the more than 18 million items in the museum’s collection including priceless fossils and unusual artifacts. The minerals collection alone holds more than 53000 specimens from Australia and abroad.In the Surviving Australia exhibition marvel at massive animals that once roamed Australia including giant wombats and echidnas. See live animals such as a baby freshwater crocodile a python and lizards; then find out how the most dangerous creatures hunt their prey. The Indigenous Australians and Garrigarrang Sea Country exhibits provides an in-depth look at the Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders
From AUD15.00

Australian Museum Tips (20)

Australian Museum

It had been a number of years since I had visited the Australian Museum but I was recently drawn back, attracted by the fact that it was hosting a special exhibition, Trailblazers, honouring...
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wabat
Jun 10, 2016

Natural and Aboriginal

We got off at the Australian Museum stop about 3:30.I had not really intended to visit this museum but we had ridden the Hop On Hop Off bus most of the afternoon and I thought we could stop here and...
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grandmaR
Apr 29, 2015

Australian Museum

This museum, the oldest in Australia is a museum of natural history and anthropology. Its collections cover invertebrate and vertebrate zoology, mineralogy and palaeontology, and anthropology. It also...
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Drever
Apr 17, 2014

Pushing a Wheelchair

We went to this museum to look at native birds and art. I was particularly interested in the masks and I had a good time shopping in the museum shop. I did have to push my grandmother in a wheelchair,...
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DEBBBEDB
Sep 01, 2012

Australian Museum

If you are tired of partying and sightseeing and you want to soak in some culture this a good place for you. The museum offers a great exhibit about Australia's natural history and indigenous...
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terps94
Apr 04, 2011

Australia Museum

The Australia Museum was high on my list of places to visit in Sydney since I am a Natural History Geek. The Museum is a good size with some nice exhibits of Indigenous AUstralian Artifacts,...
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LadyRVG
Jul 28, 2009

The Australian Museum

This Museum of Anthropology and natural history is one of Sydney's best. Sydney is not particulary known for its aboriginal culture but this is one place to get to know more about of Australia's first...
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Jim_Eliason
Jan 18, 2009

The Bone Ranger

The Bone Ranger is one of those things that makes your visit all the better. The bones exhibit at the Australian Museum really was a lot better than I was expecting.That along with the mineral...
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cjg1
Oct 29, 2007

Australian Museum

This museum has some interesting displays on native Australians, an interesting skeleton collection of various animals, displays of native birds and insects, as well as a lot of different rocks and...
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salisbury3933
Mar 25, 2007

Australian Museum - a nice way to spend the day!

Today I spent most of the day at the Australian Museum. I really enjoyed the temporary Egyptian exhibit, the Indigenous Australian people exhibit, and the minerals exhibit. The picture is of a...
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saraheg77
Sep 12, 2005

THE AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM

Australias first museum established in 1821 the Australian Museum is a wonderful guide to the natural history of this amazing country originally we thought the entrance fee of 10AUD was very...
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BerniShand
May 14, 2005

Australian Museum

This is Australias first museum and probably the best to find out about Australia. Collections include:Indigenous AustraliansBiodiversityChapman Mineral CollectionBirds and InsectsHere one would step...
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Jan 11, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near Australian Museum

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Sydney Entertainment Centre

Georgia was excited and honoured to participate in her second Schools Spectacular at the Sydney Entertainment Centre at the end of November 2010. She did this for the first time last year and...
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Town Hall

Sydney's Town Hall was built in the Victorian Second Empire style so popular with haunted houses, so I guess it's no surprise to discover it was built on a graveyard. There are rumours that the...
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St James Church

Humbled by the downtown corporate skyscrapers, St. James Church is fittingly small scale in this mountain of moneymaking. Built for convicts, by convicts to the design of a convict architect, the...
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Queen Victoria Building

This splendid building built in 1890's is straight from London- occupying an entire block on Sydney's George Street, and has over 180 of Sydney's finest fashion boutiques and some delightful cafes and...
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Martin Place

Besides statues of Australian (aka British) Royals (plus their pets - a dog called Islay) and late 19th century English males, who played key roles in the establishment of the colony of New south...
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Art Gallery of New South Wales

Art Gallery of New South Wales The Art Gallery of New South Wales is a great museum next to the Royal Botanical Garden in Sydney and you will find all kinds of works of art there, but mainly it is a...
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