images of the spiders app on various mobile devices

Experience the world of spiders—
right in the palm of your hand!

Using augmented reality (AR) technology, Spiders AR brings six Australian spiders to life, right on your smart phone or tablet.

Plunge into a hidden world with unique 3D content that can be accessed through specially designed promotional material, postcards, banners and downloadable tokens.

Uncover the secrets of these under-appreciated arachnids by downloading Spiders AR to your Apple or Android device today!

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Various screenshots of the spiders app.


  • Six fully 3D-rendered Australian spiders
  • Five unique spider experiences, ranging from print ads and magazines to giant, building-climbing monstrosities.
  • Photograph friends, family and loved ones with these lovable 8-legged creatures —even take a selfie-with-a-spider!
  • Adopt a pet spider with a limited-edition token, available with select purchases at the Q Shop at Questacon— feed it, pet it, watch it dance!

Print Your own tokens

The easiest way to get started with Spiders AR is by downloading and printing your own tokens.

There are six in total and three available online, each showing off a different spider. Hold them, turn them, and zoom in on them in all their splendour—see spiders as you have never seen them before! Visit the exhibition to collect all six.