Enchanted Rainforest holiday fun

Join in the fun at the Enchanted Rainforest these school holidays. Meet an aboriginal guide and learn about bush tucker and bush medicine. Meet our museum mascots, Beau the Butterfly and Dinomite the big, scary dinosaur.

Rainforest Adventure Trail

Monday-Thursday, 9.30am-5pm
Follow the cassowary footprints to discover hidden treasures within the museum.

Rainforest Whodunnit?

Wednesday-Thursday, 10am & 12pm
Hone your detective skills and help solve the rainforest ‘murder’ mystery. Ages 5-12.
Bookings required ph: 4726 0600.

Ribbit! Ribbit!

Monday-Thursday, 9.30am-5pm
Make your very own jumping frog to take home! Supervision required.

Rainforest Craft

Monday-Thursday, 9.30am-5pm
Explore your creative side with a range of rainforest-themed painting and craft activities. Supervision required.

Meet Beau Butterfly

Monday-Thursday, 11.30am
Come and say ‘hi’ to our cuddly mascot, Beau the big, beautiful blue Ulysses butterfly!

Rainforest Storytelling

Monday-Thursday, 11.30am
Our museum volunteers will read their favourite rainforest-themed storybooks with you!

Discovering Traditional Culture

Monday-Tuesday, 10am
Take a tour of our Enchanted Rainforest with an Aboriginal guide and discover your connection with your totem animal. Adults and children welcome.

Bush Tucker

Monday-Tuesday, 12pm
Come and explore bush tucker and bush medicine with an Aboriginal guide. Children must be accompanied by adults.

Dino Keeper’s Talk

Monday-Thursday, 2pm
He’s big. He’s scary and he’s our very own Dinomite! Come and listen to our keeper’s talk and feeding show. Watch out – he is very hungry! Supervision required.

Easter Bilby Trail

Saturday 23 - Tuesday 26 April
Follow the Easter Bilby trail through the museum to learn about real bilbies. Complete it and receive a chocolate treat.


The Enchanted Rainforest exhibition is supported by Queensland Nickel.

Event Details

18 April 2011 09:30 AM - 21 April 2011 05:00 PM
Great Gallery, Level 1 and Enchanted Rainforest, Level 2
Free with Admission

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