Temporary exhibitions

This is my heritage
01 August 2016 - 31 December 2022
Discover the profound connection that objects have to family, country and culture
This is my heritage
Split, Sawn & Shaped
23 March 2022 09:30 AM - 28 February 2023 04:00 PM
Split Sawn Shaped takes a look at traditional hand tools and the construction challenge of a wooden wheel.
Split, Sawn & Shaped
Disney: The Magic of Animation
24 June 2022 - 22 January 2023
Uncover the magic behind almost 100 years of the Walt Disney Animation Studios in Disney: The Magic of Animation at Queensland Museum.
Disney: The Magic of Animation
Making Waves: A Century of Australian Coral Reef Science
12 August 2022 - 09 July 2023
Step inside this celebration of 100 years of Australian coral reef science and find out how scientists are protecting our precious reefs for generations to come.
Making Waves: A Century of Australian Coral Reef Science
Connections across the Coral Sea
19 August 2022 - 09 July 2023
Travel across the iconic Coral Sea and explore the rich relationships of ancient First Nations communities – their trade, customs and connections.
Connections across the Coral Sea
The Great Barrier Reef
20 August 2022 - 05 March 2023
A snapshot of one the world's greatest natural wonders
The Great Barrier Reef
Generations of Community Care
25 October 2022 - 25 April 2023
Celebrating the first 100 years of St Vincent's Private Hospital, Toowoomba
Generations of Community Care
Action! Film and War
11 November 2022 - 28 May 2023
A new touring exhibition from The Australian War Memorial
Action! Film and War
Australia in Space
24 November 2022 09:30 AM - 14 May 2023 04:00 PM
Immerse yourself in the wonderful world of space!
Australia in Space
Crikey! Magazine Photography Competition
01 December 2022 - 27 February 2023
Australia Zoo's Crikey! Magazine Photography Competition started six years ago and has grown to be one of the largest of its kind in Australia, with thousands of entries being received from passionate photographers around the world.
Crikey! Magazine Photography Competition
Dinosaurs of Patagonia – opening March 2023
17 March 2023 - 02 October 2023
Discover the roarsome Dinosaurs of Patagonia featuring thirteen life-sized skeletons from South America's Age of Dinosaurs.
Dinosaurs of Patagonia – opening March 2023
Insects
15 September 2023 - 06 May 2024
Insects are everywhere, in a mind-blowing diversity of shapes, colours and species. This brand new exhibition, developed by Queensland Museum, will explore the surprising variety of ways insects do good - for the planet and humanity.

Insects
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