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Tweed Regional Museum offers public programs to accompany our exhibitions.

All talks and events at the Museum are free of charge.

Thunder eggs: Tweed's hidden gems

Thunder eggs
Thunder eggs from the Museum's Collection.

When: Saturday 8 April, 11am
Where: TRM Murwillumbah

We're celebrating the beauty and mystery of thunder eggs with something for the whole family:

For adults
Join Ian Fox, Palaeo-environmental Consultant, and Kelly Smith, Geologist, for an exploration of thunder eggs and where they fit into the geological history of the Tweed area.
Talk will go for about 1 hour.

For children:
A demonstration in the Museum courtyard.
Come and be amazed as you watch thunder eggs being cut to reveal the beauty hidden inside. Specimens in various stages of polishing will also be available for viewing. Each child receives a small geological specimen to take home.
Demonstrations will take place over a couple of hours, from 11am to 1pm so come anytime during this time period.
If you'd like to receive the geological specimen, then you must book for this session, on (02) 6670 2493 or

Walking tour of Uki Village

Uki Catholic Church
Catholic School, Church and Convent, Uki, C.1958. US000485.

When: Saturday 27 May, 10am
Where: Meet at Tweed Regional Museum, Uki, behind the Uki Hall.

Wander through the picturesque village of Uki and learn about the history of this community and the characters who have contributed to its stories.
This tour is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Village Stories: Uki. See our exhibitions page for more details.

FREE, but places are limited so bookings essential on (02) 6670 2493 or

Collection Store Tours

Collection Store
Vintage pegs at the Museum Collection Store.

When: 3rd Thursday of each month at 11am.
Where: Museum Collection Store (directions given on booking)
What: Are you curious about the thousands of objects that aren't on display at the Museum? Are you interested in how precious artefacts are stored to preserve them for future generations?
Join our Museum Curator on a free guided tour of the Museum's custom built, state-of-the-art Collection Store.
Bookings essential - call (02) 6670 2493 or email
Last Updated: 08 March 2017