Cairns Museum’s inspiring Kids’ Audio Tour of guided and self-guided activities through the collection is a highlight of an exciting line-up of interests and activities for museum visitors of all ages this January.Continue reading
The Cairns Museum, with children’s theatre specialists Box Jelly Theatre and CQU School of Education & the Arts, have teamed up to create a playful and engaging Kid’s Explorer Trail designed for upper primary-aged children.Continue reading
COLLECTIONS EXPLORER SERIES: JANUARY 2021
January is our month for exploring collections and collectors.
To complement the Museum’s focus on local collectors and their fascinating collections, the Society is hosting a range of talks that explore the history behind some local collections, the highlights of our own collections and advice on understanding and caring for your own collections.
COVID restrictions apply, so places are limited and booking is essential.
Theo Tremblay has a vast collection of shavers, acquired over more than 20 years of casual collecting.Continue reading
Teddy Powell comes from a line of tinkerers. His father could turn his hand to fixing or remodelling anything…Continue reading
Cairns Museum is gearing up for a fun festive season with a packed summer school holiday program.Continue reading
’At Our Table: Christmas in the Tropics’ is the fascinating interactive exhibition which opens at Cairns Museum on December 5 and runs until January 2.Continue reading
The purpose of Surf Life Saving is to keep us all safe in the water, regardless of our abilities or the local conditions.Continue reading
Hindsight condemns the release of the invasive cane toad into Far North Queensland sugar cane paddocks back in the 1930s.Continue reading
How will future generations know what the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis meant for Cairns?Continue reading