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We are now open seven days a week

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Eromanga Natural History Museum – is open for guided tours seven days a week. Individuals walk ins welcome during tour times only.

Tour Times

10.00am to 11.00am
12.00pm to 1.00pm
1.30pm to 2.30pm
3.30pm to 4.30pm

Click here for admission prices


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between megafauna fossils and dinosaur fossils?

Dinosaurs are reptiles that went extinct 64 million years ago. They grew to gigantic sizes.  They lived in a time when Australia was a very different place to what it is today, and part of the ancient landmass called Gondwana. The Eromanga dinosaurs are estimated to be 95-98 million years old and lived during the late Cretaceous.

Megafauna are the group of animals that evolved after the dinosaurs died.  They were very large marsupials, reptiles and flightless birds and went extinct about 20,000 years ago.  Some of their descendants still exist today in much smaller forms such as kangaroos, wombats, komodo dragons and crocodiles.  The Eulo megafauna lived during Pleistocene approximately 50,000 to 100,000 years ago. 


 
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