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National Archaeology Week Program 2022

May 15, 2022 @ 9:00 am
May 21, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
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The Cross River Rail archaeology digs are recognized as the largest excavation in Brisbane’s recent history with finds contributing significantly to defining Brisbane’s historical narrative, and wider understanding of international trade and settlement.

2022 marks the 20th annual celebration of National Archaeology Week and to celebrate Cross River Rail is again partnering with Queensland Museum, to develop a full program of activities headquartered at the Cross River Rail Experience Centre.

Held in the third week of May, this nationwide program of events and activities includes public lectures, seminars, exhibitions, demonstration excavations, displays, and other events designed to engage with the general public.

Find out more about the events by clicking on the links below:


Bottle cap creations

Sat April 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Event Series

From the depths of the tunnels to the tops of the stations, there are so many parts to the Cross River Rail project. Choose your favourite part of the project and recreate it with bottle caps.
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Lego City Build

Sun April 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Event Series

Build your own future development! Become an urban planner and design a new precinct.
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Sun May 5 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Event Series

Patterns are everywhere, in nature, art, engineering and in the design of our station buildings. Learn how to take a simple square and transform it into a crazy shaped template to create a perfect pattern.
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