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Bugs Alive

Venture down to the bottom of the garden and enter the secret and magical world of insects at Cobb+Co Museum’s January school holiday program, Bugs Alive.

Dates: 4 to 25 January 2013
Time: 10am to 3pm
Ages: 3 to 12 years
Cost: $10 per child (includes take home activities)
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Special Guest - 21 and 22 January 2013

Queensland Museum Entomologist Christine Lambkin will show you how to become a backyard explorer.

Daily Activities

Live Insect Show
Get up close and personal with live insects at 11am and 1pm.

Wired & Wonderful
Create your own insect sculpture from wire.

3D Bugs
Check out these bugs in 3D using 3D glasses.

Mini Beast to Mega Beast
View insects under magnifying lamps and microscopes.

Blending In
How well can you make your insect camouflage into the picture?

The Beatles Insect Orchestra
Imitate insect noises to create your own insect band.

Leapers and Creepers
Create a grasshopper that can really jump.

See Through My Eyes
Look at the world through a fly's eyes.

And much more ...

Bugs Alive will be held weekdays from 4 to 25 January 2013, from 10am to 3pm.

No bookings are necessary and accompanying adults must remain in the Museum.

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Event Details

04 January 2013 - 25 January 2013