Surf lifesaving reel, wooden, used by South Curl Curl Surf Life Saving Club, Curl Curl, New Sout Wales, Australia, c. 1960 Made in Australia, Oceania, c 1960.

Discovery Walkthrough August: Australian Innovations

Duration: 30 mins
Saturdays and Sundays in August 2022, 10am, 11:00am, 1:00pm + 2:00pm Museums Discovery Centre Free Entry

Discover some Australian-made innovations ― including the life-saving reel, pedestrian button and a robotic cow ― that have transformed industries and hear the stories behind their success.

Join a 30-minute guided tour every Saturday and Sunday  at 10am, 11am, 1pm and 2pm. Discovery Walkthroughs are free and you can register your interest when you arrive on the day subject to availability.

To help plan your visit, please find information here about the measures we’ve put in place in response to COVID-19 to keep everyone safe.


Individuals: Free entry, no bookings required.

Schools and Groups: Please contact us on (02) 9217 0222 to arrange your visit.

Find more information here about the measures we’ve put in place to keep everyone safe.


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Plan Your Experience

All the information you need to plan your visit is available on the Museums Discovery Centre venue page, including:

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