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Events & activities

SparkLab's Science Bar
20 November 2019 - 31 December 2020
Get up close with live science experiments and demonstrations where the audience get to ask questions, predict outcomes and direct part of the investigation. Science Bar is included as part of your SparkLab ticket.
SparkLab's Science Bar
Feature Artisan
15 June 2020 - 12 October 2020
Feature Artisan
SparkLab's Maker Space
24 August 2020 - 31 December 2020
Imagine and design solutions to challenging questions posed at the Maker Space. Maker Space is included as part of your SparkLab ticket.
SparkLab's Maker Space
What's on during Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
01 September 2020 - 30 September 2020
Discover Cobb+Co Museum during the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
What's on during Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
Finch
04 September 2020 09:30 AM - 06 October 2020 04:00 PM
Be a part of Brisbane Festival at Queensland Museum from 4 – 26 September with a celebration of the Gouldian Finch!
Finch
Backyard Detective GROW
19 September 2020 09:30 AM - 05 October 2020 03:30 PM
Join us for our spring school holiday program!
Backyard Detective GROW
I Do Love a Clue activity
19 September 2020 09:00 AM - 04 October 2020 04:00 PM
These September school holidays come and explore the museum with our free love clue activity.
I Do Love a Clue activity
Spring School Holidays at the Museum
19 September 2020 - 05 October 2020
Get hands-on with the interactive How Cities Work exhibition, explore the museum on your own Scavenger Hunt, experience what it's like to drive a diesel locomotive, and more.
Spring School Holidays at the Museum
Scales & Tails Reptile Workshop
24 September 2020 10:00 AM - 29 September 2020 11:30 AM
Join herpetologist Steve Wilson and let the museum show you why reptiles are so much more than scaly, slithering species at this workshop.
Scales & Tails Reptile Workshop
Blacksmithing Basics
26 September 2020 - 27 September 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project
03 October 2020 - 05 October 2020
Extend your blacksmithing skills with a choice of projects
Blacksmithing 3 Day Project
Curator Conversation
07 October 2020, 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Curator Conversation
Little Nippers: Under the ocean
08 October 2020, 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: Under the ocean
Rustic Furniture Workshop
10 October 2020 - 11 October 2020
Make a your own chair or stool in this two day workshop
Rustic Furniture Workshop
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
10 October 2020 - 11 October 2020
Make your own unique handcrafted fireside and BBQ tools
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
Museum Workshops: Sketching
15 October 2020, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Be inspired by history with local artist Greer Townshend as you learn how to illustrate objects from our collection using charcoal.
Museum Workshops: Sketching
Little Nippers: Under the ocean
15 October 2020, 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: Under the ocean
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
17 October 2020 - 18 October 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
18 October 2020, 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
SOLD OUT. Join Quandamooka artist, Elisa Jane Carmichael in this workshop and learn how to weave your own basket using the technique of ‘coiling’.
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
Little Nippers: Under the ocean
22 October 2020, 09:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Fun filled sessions for ages 2-6 years.
Little Nippers: Under the ocean
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
24 October 2020 - 25 October 2020
Make your own unique handcrafted fireside and BBQ tools
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
Blacksmithing Basics
31 October 2020 - 01 November 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics
Blacksmithing Basics
07 November 2020 - 08 November 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics
Museum Workshops: Watercolour
12 November 2020, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Paint Queensland’s story at a guided Painting Workshop with local artist Greer Townshend. You’ll learn how to craft stunning watercolours of objects from our collection.
Museum Workshops: Watercolour
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
14 November 2020 - 15 November 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics - SOLD OUT
Coopering Workshop
14 November 2020 - 15 November 2020
Make a traditional coopered tankard in this two day workshop
Coopering Workshop
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
22 November 2020, 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Join Quandamooka artist, Elisa Jane Carmichael in this workshop and learn how to weave your own basket using the technique of ‘coiling’.
Museum Workshops: First Nations - Weaving
Blacksmithing Basics
28 November 2020 - 29 November 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop
05 December 2020 - 06 December 2020
Extend your blacksmithing skills and create a knife or hatchet
Blacksmithing 2 Day Project Workshop
Blacksmithing Basics
12 December 2020 - 13 December 2020
Learn the basics of blacksmithing and create your own set of blacksmithing tools
Blacksmithing Basics
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