Thursday, 5 June 2014

Free Antarctic program at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Contact: Kate Morris, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
e: tmag.bookings@tmag.tas.gov.au   w: www.tmag.tas.gov.au/

Date: 23 - 27 June 2014          RSVP: 14 June 2014
Location: Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Hobart

Intended Audience: Primary school

Life in the freezer: A day in the life of Antarctic and Southern Ocean animals.

Wandering albatross, Emperor penguin, Weddell seal and krill – what is it like living in the coldest region of the world? How has the amazing wildlife adapted to the environment? Discover who eats who and the complex food web that exists in the Southern Ocean. This program involves students conducting guided research within the Islands to Ice exhibition.

Duration: 1.5 hours
Suitable grades: Primary

23 – 27 June 2014
Times: 10:00am – 11:30am, 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Information is on TMAG's Learning and Discovery - Antarctic Programs web page.