Fossil Fest | South Australian Museum | 13-15 Apr 2019

Fossil Fest at the South Australian Museum

Australia’s largest fossil event returns to Adelaide in 2019.

Head to the South Australian Museum and explore South Australia’s incredible prehistoric past, with a long weekend of FREE hands-on activities, talks, performances and trails for children and families. Discover how ancient fossils can shape our understanding of the world we live in and how cutting edge science is unlocking the story of life on earth.

Program highlights:

  • Meet South Australian Museum palaeontologists in the Explorers’ Tent
  • Professor Flint live on stage | Saturday  – 10.30, 12.30 & 2.30pm
  • Dig pits
  • Make your own state fossil to take home
  • Early years area featuring Dig-a-Dino
  • Fossil Finders scavenger hunt
  • Family-friendly palaeontology talks
  • Fossil ID

All Fossil Fest activities are free and bookings are not required, unless otherwise stated.


For more information and all enquiries please visit the South Australian Museum website.

What:   Fossil Fest | South Australian Museum

When:  Saturday 13 – Monday 15 April 2019 | 10am – 4pm daily

Where:   South Australian Museum front lawns | North Terrace, Adelaide

Who:   Everyone

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Image Source: South Australian Museum website.


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