Media Releases Archives

June 2017

  • 15 June 2017

    The story of copper told in a new free public display at the South Australian Museum

    Copper: A richly South Australian resource, on view at the Museum from 15 June, is a free display that tells the important story of South Australian copper.

    From its chemistry and history to its future potential in our state and in our lives, this new display highlights the critical importance of copper to South Australia. 

  • 06 June 2017

    South Australia’s cultural capital on show as the South Australian Museum joins forces with Great Southern Rail

    More than 1500 interstate and international travellers will be introduced to the South Australian Museum as part of a new tourism association between the Museum and the owner of the Indian Pacific train.

    Under the new partnership, guests travelling on the weekly luxury passenger train between Sydney and Perth can choose to spend their touring time in Adelaide at the Museum, guided by world-class researchers.

    The experience will also include an intimate behind-the-scenes dinner in the Museum’s main gallery exclusively for Indian Pacific guests.