Students looking at and sorting small fossil fragments

Fossil Finders in Chinchilla

Saturday 17 August 2024

9am – 1pm


Chinchilla Historical Museum


Help Queensland Museum’s palaeontologists sort and sieve through local sediment samples to discover and identify real local fossils of all shapes and sizes.

Discover unique specimens from extinct creatures that once roamed the Western Downs.

Enjoy other fun family activities and grab a bite to eat and something to drink at Chinchilla Historical Museum.

Bring in any rocks or fossils you’ve found and have them identified by a palaeontologist!

Free giveaways!

Recommended for all ages. 

More information coming soon. 

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