About the Museum

Education Programs

School trips


The Age of Fishes Museum aims to stimulate and develop a students interest in fossils and broaden their understanding of how fossils tell us about the different kinds of organisms that lived on the earth and how they have replaced one another over geological time.

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Mini (1-2 hour) fossil digs may also be organised as part of the visit at extra cost. These are exciting learning experiences for students which will awaken their interest and encourage them to further their studies.

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Takeaway Fish


The Takeaway Fish is our travelling education program and includes hands on activities, casts, latex and real rocks. Like all our education programs it is flexible and can be adapted to suit the age group that we are working with.

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Independant Partner Activities


Other Educational Tours with Gondwana Dreaming and Mid Lachlan Landcare. To book with our affiliates click on links below.

 Gondwana Dreaming: www.gondwana-dreaming.com

 Mid Lachlan Landcare: www.midlachlanlandcare.org

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The Museum is open 7 days per week

(Xmas Day and morning of Anzac Day excepted)

10 AM to 4 PM. Other times by arrangement.

age of fishes museum

129 Gaskill Street

Canowindra NSW 2804

Tel: 02 6344 1008
Email: aof@colourcity.com