The Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum is located 24km south-east of Winton, off the Longreach Road, and offers spectacular views from The Jump-Up. The Museum is home to the world’s biggest collection of Australia’s largest dinosaur fossils as well as life-sized bronze dinosaurs at Dinosaur Canyon. Guided tours through the Fossil Laboratory, Collection Room and Dinosaur Canyon start from 9am and run for 3 hours.
Open daily Apr-Sept, and six days a week (closed Sundays, Christmas and Boxing Days) Oct-Mar.
For a more hands-on experience, the Australian Age of Dinosaurs conducts three week-long digs per year. There are also opportunities to learn how to prepare dinosaur fossils ready for scientific study and then display. To tour, dig or prep, please visit the the Australian Age of Dinosaurs website www.australianageofdinosaurs.com for more information.