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USQ’s bid to preserve traditional Indigenous game It’s like noughts and crosses, but played by young hunters in pre-colonial Australia. Visitors to Toowoomba’s Cobb+Co Museum, part of the Queensland Museum Network, would be familiar with the floor game Burguu Matya, a traditional Australian Aboriginal activity from the Wiradjuri people. In a bid to share this […]

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Wildlife Rangers School Holiday Fun

Kids can step into the shoes of a Wildlife Ranger these school holidays at Cobb+Co Museum. Running each weekday until Thursday 18th April, a variety of animals will visit the Museum for the Wildlife Rangers school holiday program. With live animal shows daily, children have the opportunity to meet furry new friends and learn all […]

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Street Science – World Science Festival Brisbane Comes To Toowoomba

Cobb+Co Museum will turn into a science playground with FREE immersive and family friendly events for everyone to enjoy on Saturday, 23 March 2019 from 9.30am to 3pm . Take part in a range of hands-on activities that explore everything from new technology to environmental conservation, as you discover the wonder and excitement of science. […]

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World Science Festival Brisbane Returns To Toowoomba

World Science Festival Brisbane regional program will bring science to life for Toowoomba residents on Friday 22 – Saturday 23 March following the 2019 program announcement recently. For two days Cobb+Co Museum will be turned into ascience playground where visitors will be able to meet a range of top scientists, learn about cool jobs of […]

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Ultimate Twilight Shopping Experience ….

More than 60 local artisans will come together at Cobb+Co Museum for one night only to offer unique hand made products at the annual Hand Made Under the Stars twilight artisan market on next Thursday 22 November, 4pm-8pm. Set amongst the Museum collection, visitors will have the opportunity to browse the best locally hand made products, with […]

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Lost Trades Fair Returns To Toowoomba

The popular Lost Trades Fair returns to Cobb+Co Museum in Toowoomba on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 October 2018, showcasing master artisans demonstrating and sharing their skills and talent in more than 50 heritage trades. An amazing variety of artisans will be on display including a sixth generation cooper (barrels maker) plus stonemasons, weavers, blacksmiths, […]

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A Most Curious Adventure In Toowoomba

Follow Alice as she falls down a rabbit hole into a strange world…This new exhibition at Cobb+C Museum in Toowoomba was officially opened by Acting CEO and Director of Queensland Museum Network, Dr Jim Thompson. Alice’s Wonderland is a colourful hands-on exhibition that brings basic science concepts to life for 3 – 8 year olds and […]

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Dress Up Party For Play School Exhibition

Big Ted and his good friend Andrew McFarlane getting ready to welcome guests to Cobb+Co Museum for our Dress Up Party to celebrate 50 years of Play School on Sunday 27 August 2017 at Cobb+Co Museum The Dress Up Party featured loads of fun activities for all the family including party games, kids craft activities, story time sessions […]

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