Burra at The Australian Museum

Dive into an epic adventure at The Australian Museum with "Burra," where you can follow the journey of the eel ("Burra") in a cutting-edge learning and play hub that's all about mixing Western science with First Nations knowledges.

Burra at The Australian Museum

Burra at The Australian Museum
Burra at The Australian Museum

Get up close and personal with the life of an eel as it navigates through Country, blending Western science with First Nations knowledge in a vibrant, state-of-the-art setting.

Track the epic journey of the eel as it travels from rivers and estuaries, across rockpools to the vast ocean. Along this adventure, kids and grown-ups alike will uncover fascinating insights into our environment, delve into the museum's scientific pursuits, and discover why it's crucial to cherish both Country and community.

This unique experience lets you wander at your own pace or jump into a free pop-up event. The Burra space is super interactive, encouraging everyone to touch, listen, and see through giant eel exhibits, sensory walls, and play zones. And yes, getting into the Australian Museum and the Burra exhibit won't cost you a penny!

Just a heads-up, all kids under 16 need an adult tagging along for supervision. Ready to explore?!

Where:  Level 2, The Australian Museum
When:   Open daily from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm
Cost:     FREE

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