Author Archives: Maryanne Venables

About Maryanne Venables

Maryanne is an experienced Learning Officer at Queensland Museum. She has worked in various roles from exhibition design and construction to education.

Australia Day Musings

Welcome back dear readers to a new year and a new school term. With Australia Day looming this weekend, I thought that you might enjoy a light read over the long weekend. You occasionally hear science being referred to as … Continue reading

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It’s Taxon Time

The “Zoo Animals” went into the tin with the blue lid, while my “Farm Animals” went in the tin with the green lid. The animal kingdom, as I knew it, lived under my bed in Streets ice-cream tins. All were classified, … Continue reading

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