MTQ loans

Loan kits are available for a two week period and can be collected between 9 am and 4.30pm  Monday to Friday. Special arrangements can be made for ‘out-of-towners’.  Single specimens are also available. Librarians are encouraged to borrow for display purposes and to cater for several year levels.

Supporting Online Materials are available at Learning resources and our Learning Activities staff are available to discuss effective ways to use and display kits.

Queensland Museum Loans Kids(Available all year)

  • Colonial Explorers
  • External Features
  • Frogs: Outback
  • Frogs: Backyard and Rainforest
  • Frogs: Waterfall
  • Human Senses
  • Insect World
  • Indigenous Technology and Trade
  • Indigenous Science: Rainforest
  • Micro-marvels
  • Muttaburrasaurus
  • Qld Emblems
  • Queensland Marine Fossils
  • Queensland Remembers
  • Queensland Women
  • Rocks
  • School Days
  • Sustainable Living
  • Toys
  • Force
  • Light
  • Energy

Museum of Tropical Queensland (Available all year)

  • Australian Mammals
  • Dinosaurs
  • Indigenous Women’s Items
  • Muttaburrasaurus
  • Reef
  • Rocks & Minerals
  • Sea Creatures
  • Skeletons
  • Washday
  • Cooking

Queensland Museum Regional Loans: Townsville 2013

Term 1

  • Gliders
  • Mini-beasts
  • Rocks and Minerals
  • Gold
  • Sustainable Living

Term 2

  • Fruit Bats
  • Micro Marvels
  • Finding Megafauna
  • Cultural Celebrations: Seasons
  • School History
  • Human Senses

Term 3

  • Amphibians
  • Queensland Emblems
  • Fossil Collection
  • Multicultural Hats
  • We Remember
  • Simple Machines

Term 4

  • Marine Life
  • Animal Homes
  • Friction & Inertia
  • Antarctic Expeditions: ANARE
  • Archosaurs
  • South America

Australian War Memorial Kits

  • Box 1 World War 1, 1914 -1918
  • Box 4 Australia under attack 1942
  • Box 6 War in the Pacific 1942- 45

Supporting Teacher Resources for these are available from the Australian War Museum. http://www.awm.gov.au/education/resources/box/

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