Reveal WAM

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

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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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East India House - the Amsterdam headquarters of the VOC, 17th century.

The VOC Story

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Portrait of Rodney Ogilvy

Descendants of the VOC exhibition presented by Make Smoking History, opens in Geraldton

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Circa 1830s axe made from wood, stone and resin

Exceptional Yurlmun exhibition opens in Albany

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Dirk Hartog Dish, 1600 – 1616.

Dutch King and Queen unveil Hartog Dish in Fremantle

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The de Vlamingh dish: X-Ray Map

The de Vlamingh Dish

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The story of SS Xantho: WA’s First Coastal Steamer

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Acropora aspera exposed at low tide on the fringing reef at North Maret Island, Bonaparte Archipelago.

New survey allays fears about coral reef health in the inshore Kimberley

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Conservation

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C. pilbarensis

Three New Gecko Species

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A shipwreck activity area at the WA Museum’s new Discovery Zone in the State Library

School holiday fun at the new Discovery Zone in the State Library

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"Bothriembryon (B.) sophiarum sp. n. A–D holotype WAM S66478 (H = 14.4 mm) E Protoconch and early teleoconch sculpture; scale line 0.5 mm."

No Dissection Necessary

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Dr Jeremy Green and Wendy Van Duivenvoorde after the graduation ceremony.

Congratulations Jeremy Green

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Kirsten Tullis

Revealing the Museum: Who Am I?

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Abrolhos Islands, Copyright WA Museum

Search for 5th Old Dutch shipwreck to continue

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Introducing Moridilla fifo

Moridilla fifo

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A crèche in a large metropolitan hospital, 1953.

Exhibition reveals the truth about Australia’s past adoption practices

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A burial at sea. The Illustrated London News, November 1880. Courtesy State Library of Victoria

Rough medicine on the high seas

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Eendracht interior

3D Modelling at the Museum

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Powder scoop from the Batavia

WA’s first Dutch connections on display at Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery Centre

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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.

Calling all beachcombers – have you seen this sponge?

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Lieutenant Reg Saunders (left) and Lieutenant Tom Derrick VC DCM, congratulate each other following their graduation from the Office Cadet Training Unit at Seymour, 25 November 1944.

Stories about Indigenous Australians at war presented at the Western Australian Museum – Kalgoorlie-Boulder

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Top left – Specimen of Chaeropus ecaudatus from the Australian Museum. Bottom left – Reconstruction of Chaeropus ecaudatus by John Gould. Right – Upper and lower molar of the fossil Pig-footed bandicoot, Chaeropus baynesi. Scale = 1mm.

Discovery of oldest Pig-footed Bandicoot fossils

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