Girl looking at rocks under a microscope

Geoscience Australia

Geoscience Australia is Australia's national geoscience research and geospatial information agency.

The large foyer area at Geoscience Australia displays a superb collection of world-class minerals, rocks, fossils, maps and historical equipment.

Learn about the activities of Geoscience Australia, and the clever low energy geo-thermal heating/cooling system of their award-winning building. Experience a walk through time by taking the one kilometre Geological Timewalk.

The Geoscience Australia Education Centre provides engaging, curriculum linked, hands on activities for a range of school-aged audiences. Bookings are essential for the Education Centre.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Weekdays: 9am - 5pm; Weekends: Closed; Public Holidays: Closed

ENTRY COSTS

Free

FEATURES

  • Cafe
  • Carpark
  • Coach Parking
  • Interactive Centre
  • Interpretive Centre
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet