Reveal WAM

The Semi-Finalists

Balancing the equation

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A draw of pinned specimens

Entomological Exploration

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One of the photos in the winning portfolio, A Fishy Present by Georgina Steytler, Western Australia. Shows a crested tern flying while carrying a fish.

Nature photography exhibition to show at the Museum of the Great Southern

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Axe (kodj). Wood, stone, resin. King George Sound, Albany, c. 1830s Oc.4768

Exceptional Yurlmun exhibition ends soon

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Rare Night Parrot sighting in Western Australia welcomed

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Not an Agelas axifera, but this specimen from the Houtman Abrolhos Islands looks similar to the rare sponge the Museum is looking for.

Hunt for a neotype – first findings!

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WA Museum Taxonomists in 2017

Taxonomist Appreciation Day 19 March 2017

Blog entry

A Blue Swimmer Crab underwater

The Blue Swimmer Crab

Article

Western Australian Museum Technical Officer Salvador Gomez examining the car

Western Australia’s oldest car to go on display in York

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Curator Corioli Souter discussing exhibition objects

International Women's Day

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Yidumduma Bill Harney’s Bush School, 2007

An ancient culture kept alive through art

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Omeo shipwreck site

Coogee Maritime Trail

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Travellers and Traders in the Indian Ocean World

Fly me across the Indian Ocean – win a trip for two to London!

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The inverted bow section of HMAS Sydney (II)

HMAS Sydney film wins international 3D film-making award

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The Gemma Constantiniana

The tale of the Gemma Constantiniana

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Catherine Belcher and Leigh O'Brien

New Manager at the Museum of Geraldton

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large black cockatoo on a pale background

Untimely cockatoo death reveals important information on local movements

Blog entry

Aronson & Co, Coolgardie brooch c.1896. Gold brooch with mining tools.

Celebrating colonial gold and silver

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A child playing with a large bubble at Science Wonderland

It’s a science wonderland at the Museum of Geraldton!

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New Director for Western Australian Museum Foundation

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RTRFM and the Western Australian Museum’s free live music series Harbour Sundays returns to the WA Maritime Museum in 2017

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Chinese Paper Lanterns - Copyright WA Museum

Chinese New Year at the WA Museum

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Female trapdoor spider of the genus Eucyrtops from Western Australia

Trapdoor spiders disappearing from Australian landscape

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Artwork 'A burial at sea'. The Illustrated London News, November 1880

Rough medicine on the high seas

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Dominique McKenzie and Desmond Cameron painting the mural

Museum of the Goldfields' Open Day Mural

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International Congress on Underwater Archaeology at the WA Maritime Museum

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Diver underwater for Beneath the Waves

Beneath the Waves wins screen award

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Shale slope

Field work and the thrill of discovery

Blog entry

Maratus mungaich with his front legs up in the air

Spiders invade Elizabeth Quay

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Peacock Jumping Spider Dance

Peacock Jumping Spider Dance

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