Exhibitions

Backyard Safari Photographic Exhibition
13 December 2014 09:30 AM - 15 March 2015 05:00 PM


An exhibition of wildlife and landscape photography submitted as part of the Museum's Backyard Safari Photography Competition 2014.
Backyard Safari Photographic Exhibition
Colour - Secret Language of the Reef
Explores how coral and marine creatures on the Great Barrier Reef use colour, light, patterns and textures to communicate.
Colour - Secret Language of the Reef
Croc Country
21 November 2014 09:30 AM - 01 March 2015 05:00 PM
For more than 200 million years they've been waiting ...
Croc Country
Discover Tropical Queensland Gallery
Explore the environment of North Queensland through time, in the intriguing Discover Tropical Queensland.
Discover Tropical Queensland Gallery
Enchanted Rainforest
Learn more about a typical North Queensland rainforest environment.
Enchanted Rainforest
Eye of the Sahara
01 September 2014 09:30 AM - 30 November 2014 05:00 PM
Eye of the Sahara is a photographic portrayal of the culture, wildlife and natural history of the western Sahara Desert by adventurer and photographer Patrick Smallhorn-West.
Eye of the Sahara
Pandora Gallery
The main attraction at the Museum of Tropical Queensland which tells the story of the ill-fated HMS Pandora, the ship sent by British Admiralty to capture the Bounty and her mutinous crew in 1790.
Pandora Gallery
Rock Rangers Space Lab
The Rock Rangers Space Lab explores geology from a unique viewpoint – outer space.
Rock Rangers Space Lab
SuperCroc
01 December 2014 09:30 AM - 19 April 2015 05:00 PM
Meet SuperCroc - an 11 metre long replica of a 9,000 kilogram 110 million year old ancient African monster croc.
SuperCroc
The Great Gallery
See the life-size replica of the bow of HMS Pandora – an imposing structure that is the centrepiece of the Museum of Tropical Queensland.
The Great Gallery
Townsville: the First 50 Years
01 December 2014 02:11 PM - 27 February 2015 02:11 PM
Discover scenes from the early years of Townsville ...
Townsville: the First 50 Years
Your Shipwreck Adventure
Explore the mystery of a Great Barrier Reef shipwreck in this interactive exhibition, purpose build for young children.
Your Shipwreck Adventure
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