Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into maritime science and archaeology, and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

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Annalice Creighton

Annalice is the public programs coordinator at the Australian National Maritime Museum.

Make your own penguin softie

08 May 2013

All wonky eyes, felted flippers and blanket stitched bellies, what better use for scrap fabrics than a cuddly, crafty, cute-as-a-button-eyed penguin softie?  This month’s craft spot was inspired by the Elysium Antarctic Visual Epic exhibition.

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How to make... a search and rescue hat

19 Mar 2013

One of the best things about a visit to the Maritime Museum for many kids is making crafty and creative souvenirs in our activity spaces and exhibitions to take home. Why wait until your next visit? Join us for some papercraft capers inspired by current exhibitions and all things maritime!

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