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Prepare for a thrilling night of science and culture. Image: Shutterstock

Big Kids’ Scary Night Out

Museum Victoria’s Scienceworks is hosting Big Kids’ Scary Night Out for all of you who want to discover the spookier side of science. It features current Scienceworks exhibitions, live creepy-crawly creatures, a Lightning…

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Book review: Frog, by Charlotte Sleigh

As a famous frog once said, it’s not easy being green.

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A night at the Australian Museum

Haven’t got a chance to experience the Deep Oceans exhibition at the Australian Museum? Don’t fret: in celebration of Art & About Sydney 2012, the museum is giving you the opportunity to explore…

Asterius, the Minotaur helped Prince Caspian and the Pevensie children overthrow King Miraz. Image: Disney/Walden.

From page to stage

  See how movies and plays are transformed from the page to the stage at the Powerhouse Museum this school holidays.

Head East: Shelly Beach. Image: Tim Hixson

Head East

Did you know that 91 roads end at the beach between Palm Beach and Manly? Some haven’t changed for generations, while others have been updated to accommodate events or sand movement. Photographer Tim…

Whale sharks are the largest fish in the sea, reaching lengths up to 12 metres. Image: Brad Norman

Look for sharks from your lounge room

Help assist the conservation of these endangered species by recording their whereabouts.

Ultimo Science Festival 2012. Image: Kiselev Andrey Valerevich/Shutterstock

Ultimo Science Festival

The Ultimo Science Festival starts today and there’s plenty of things to see and do over the next 11 days.

Australia: A Time Traveller's Guide. Image: ABC

The 2012 SCINEMA Awards

Australian filmmakers have shone this year at the SCINEMA International Festival of Science Films. Sydney filmmaker Richard Smith was among the winning directors for his four-part series Australia: A Time Traveller’s Guide, which…

Napoleon: Revolution to Empire. Image: National Gallery of Victoria

Napoleon: Revolution to Empire

Napoleon: Revolution to Empire is a panoramic exhibition examining French art, culture and life from the 1770s to the 1820s. Its story runs from the first French voyages of discovery to Australia during…

Monika Grzymala and Euraba Artists and Papermakers, Cockatoo Island. Image: Biennale of Sydney

18th Biennale of Sydney: All Our Relations

The Biennale of Sydney is Australia’s largest contemporary visual arts event, showcasing bold and innovative contemporary art from around the world. The free exhibition is presented over 12 weeks in the heart of…

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