All Stuffed Up!

No, this is not a blog post about nasal congestion. It’s about the amazing science and artistry of taxidermy. Taxidermy is the science of preparing and mounting dead animals for display and research. On Wednesdays, a wonderful group of volunteers comes to Queensland Museum South Bank to help prepare specimens as study skins for the research collection. This group is led by Heather Janetzki, our … Continue reading All Stuffed Up!

New Fossil and Marine Science Exhibitions

A small two case exhibit opened on Friday 27th May called ‘100 years of fossils’ which is located near the entrance of the Queensland Museum South Bank (QMSB) on Level 2. The display marks the 100 year anniversary of the collection of the first fossil into the Museum’s collection. The display was compiled by the Geosciences team and includes fossils similar to this photo of an … Continue reading New Fossil and Marine Science Exhibitions