Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

Queensland Museum – classical Queensland

Queensland, Australia and its capital Brisbane are acknowledged ‘Dream Holiday Destinations ‘ with beautiful coastlines, the Brisbane River Front, Redcliffe Peninsula as well as many other scenic holiday locations, historical and cultural sites including the Queensland Museum, water sports and other forms of entertainments.. For those wanting to enjoy Queensland and Brisbane, accommodation and transport facilities are plentiful. Ranking foremost among hotels in Brisbane CBD is the Brisbane River fronted Oaks Casino Towers with its star rated serviced accommodation and leisure facilities.

The Queensland Museum is the State Museum of Queensland and currently operates four campuses in South Brisbane, Ipswich,Towoomba, and Townsville. Established on 20 January 1862 by the Queensland Theosophical Society, the Museum after moving from location to location was finally housed in South Brisbane adjacent to the Queensland Art Gallery. Also in close proximity to the Museum are the State Library of Queensland, the Gallery of Modern Art and the Queensland Performing Arts Center. In addition to permanent exhibits, travelling exhibitions from other parts of Australia and the world over can be viewed periodically at the Museum.

The Museum links Queensland’s incredible prehistoric past and history by showcasing them today in addition to a wide spectrum of other subjects.

‘Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous (27 March 2015 – 05 October 2015) is an animatronic reconstruction of the most extraordinary dinosaurs to have inhabited Planet Earth and a showcasing of life on Earth as it was 145 million years ago.The fearsome T.Rex and Queensland’s own Muttaburrasaurus are among twenty life sized Dinosaur models.

Freewheeling: Cycling in Australia is a touring exhibition from the National Museum of Australia and showcases the cycling culture of Austaralia and how it has impacted on the social, economic and cultural life of Australia. Different types of bicycles are among the items exhibited. The exhibition commenced on the 29 November 2014 and will run till 8 June 2015.

The Museum also has world class research facilities for research on biodiversity, geosciences, cultural environments etc.
The Science Center provides hands on, interactive experiences for both adult and kids.

The other campuses of the Museum too have many informative and instructive exhibits and experiences.

Thanuja Silva is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Auburn Silver. She has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world. Google+

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