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Now closedClosed 9 May 2021
Time to visitWe recommend 1 hour
TicketsFree General Admission
From enchanted rainforests to the deep sea, from snow-capped peaks to the underside of icebergs, from the spawning of a Jewel Anemone to the shining eyes of a Blue-banded Bee, the 2020 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year exhibition takes us on a breathtaking journey through the natural world of our region.
This stunning exhibition featured over 100 large format images showcasing captivating animal behaviour, awe-inspiring landscapes and the investigation of humankind’s impact on the ecosystem.
Exhibition closed 9 May 2021
Top image credit: Green sea turtle © Robert Irwin
Why not visit us after dark?
The Australian Museum is open until 9pm every Thursday this summer. There will be live music, a pop-up bar and a chance to explore our summer blockbuster exhibitions after hours.Find out more
Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2020 is produced by the South Australian Museum and presented in partnership with the Australian Museum.
The South Australian Museum gratefully acknowledges the support of Dr Stuart Miller AM, founder and patron of ANZANG, and his sister Mrs Alison Huber in memory of their parents, Dr Robert and Mrs Clarice Miller, both late of Waikerie, South Australia.
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