Free, Covid-safe, KIDS ONLY Museum tour. A fun and interactive audio trail is now available for children visiting the Cairns Museum. The Cairns Museum, with children's theatre specialists Box Jelly Theatre and CQU School of Education & the Arts, have teamed...
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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...
Local Collectors - Teddy Powell's Miniature Steam Engines The Tinkerer Tinkerer: one who enjoys experimenting with and repairing machine parts Teddy Powell comes from a line of tinkerers. His father could turn his hand to fixing or remodelling anything...
Local Collectors - Theo Tremblay and his collection of 'Shaverology' Theo Tremblay has a vast collection of shavers, acquired over more than 20 years of casual collecting. His collecting philosophy would send shivers down the spine of any connoisseur – “why...
Cairns Museum is gearing up for a fun festive season with a packed summer school holiday program. The summer holiday program for youngsters aged five to 12 years begins on December 14 with two weeks of ‘Christmas in the Tropics’ fun creating tropical Christmas decorations to...