Life On Earth

2 February 2022
WA Museum Boola Bardip

Extraordinary animals, big and small, were the inspiration for the third in TEDxKingsPark’s phenomenally popular series of science-based events.

Four brilliant scientists, with tales from their fascinating research, unlocked the mysterious and hidden world of the animal kingdom.

All our events are carbon neutral. 


Bruno Buzatto
Evolutionary Biologist

Holly Thompson
Primate Expert

Stephen Catwell
Quokka Specialist and Marsupial Manager

Theo Evans
Entomologist & Termite Eavesdropper

Curators and Hosts

TEDxKingsPark Speakers and their talks are carefully curated by our skilled Curation team. We love to welcome subject experts to ensure we get every detail right.

Simone Vitali

Rob Lines
Licensee & Head of Curation



Principal Partner



Hackett Hall, part of the new WA Museum Boola Bardip, is the beautiful location for Life On Earth. Hanging in the Hall is the beloved Otto, a blue whale that washed up in Busselton in 1897.

The Hall is fully accessible to wheelchair users. If you have any other access needs, message us and we’ll be in touch.

Address: Hackett Hall, WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth WA 6000