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The Key to Understanding

Sat 5 Aug

Museum Open 12pm-4pm


Mawson’s Huts Replica Museum

Corner Argyle & Morrison Streets

Experience: Connect | Free | Interactive

Themes: Conversation Starter | Fact Finding | Mind Blowing

Access: Family Friendly | Wheelchair Access

Unseen things happen all around us that support and maintain life on our planet. As Douglas Mawson and other scientific expeditioners discovered – and we are still discovering today – Antarctica and the Southern Ocean hold the key to understanding and influencing many things you might not know about. 

Come along to our Beaker Street interactive science demonstrations and be fascinated by Antarctica and the Southern Ocean’s relevance to everyday life.

Science Demonstrations:

11:30 am – 12 pm

1:30 pm – 2 pm

3 pm – 3:30 pm

AI-generated image using prompts, 2023. Midjourney. Courtesy of Beaker Street.