You are in site section: What's on

Browse by category

Keyword search:

Refine your keyword search or browse by category

  

Your search returned 8 results.

A photograph of an old radio, a teacup, a vase of flowers and a plate of biscuits.

SOLD OUT – Sensory objects: Curator for the day

Monday 22 May 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Bring an object from home and share a short story about why it is significant to you. Presentations will be followed by a discussion inspired by these treasured artefacts, facilitated by Beaux Guarini.

More on access

Sensory objects: Blood, sweat and gears

Monday 19 June 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Sensory objects is a participatory, sensory workshop held on the third Monday of every month. Join facilitator Beaux Guarini as we explore objects and stories using sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

Discover cycling’s contribution to Australian life, from its role in the emancipation of women to cultivating a national sporting identity.

Cost: $10, includes morning tea
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (booking fees apply)
Bunyip Room

Sensory objects: A taste of East meets West

Monday 17 July 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Handling objects is a participatory, sensory workshop held on the third Monday of every month. Join facilitator Beaux Guarini as we explore objects and stories using sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

Discover how the gold rush brought Chinese market gardens to rural Australia, then delve into the ways new produce and flavours have changed our palate forever.

Cost: $10, includes morning tea
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (booking fees apply)
Bunyip Room

Sensory objects: Pleasures of play

Monday 21 August 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Handling objects is a participatory, sensory workshop held on the third Monday of every month. Join facilitator Beaux Guarini as we explore objects and stories using sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

Rediscover the joy of play, as we delve into our inspirational collections of toys, games and fun objects to unleash your imagination.

Cost: $10, includes morning tea
Bookings essential:  Eventbrite (booking fees apply)

Sensory objects: Australian gardens through thyme

Monday 18 September 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Handling objects is a participatory, sensory workshop held on the third Monday of every month. Join facilitator Beaux Guarini as we explore objects and stories using sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

From English cottage gardens in arid lands to native species in bustling cities, dig into our garden-related collections in this sensory spectacle of colour, texture and scent.

Cost: $10, includes morning tea
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (booking fees apply)
Bunyip Room

Sensory objects: A landscape of sound

Monday 16 October 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Handling objects is a participatory, sensory workshop held on the third Monday of every month. Join facilitator Beaux Guarini as we explore objects and stories using sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

Stroll through the Museum and unravel the complexities of objects through Australian songs, sounds and stories.

Cost: $10, includes morning tea
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (booking fees apply)
Bunyip Room

Sensory objects: So you want to host an exhibition?

Monday 20 November 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Handling objects is a participatory, sensory workshop held on the third Monday of every month. Join facilitator Beaux Guarini as we explore objects and stories using sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

Have you ever wondered what goes into planning a museum exhibition? Who does what? What stories are told? Which objects are used? Join us for a morning of role playing as we create a pop-up exhibition from our hands-on Education collection.

Cost: $10, includes morning tea
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (booking fees apply)
Bunyip Room

Sensory objects: Year-end celebrations

Monday 18 December 2017, 10.00am – 11.30am

Handling objects is a participatory, sensory workshop held on the third Monday of every month. Join facilitator Beaux Guarini as we explore objects and stories using sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

What rituals and festivals happen around the world during the merry month of December? Join us for a friendly cross-cultural exchange and ‘sense-sational’ exploration using our tastebuds.

Cost: $10, includes morning tea
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (booking fees apply)
Bunyip Room

Page 1 of 1.
Previous | 1 | Next