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.

24 Nov 2014

Make your own marine creatures

11 Nov 2014

Researching your family's child migrant history
Whale stamp for kids arts and crafts

12 Jun 2014

Stampin up (a whale of) a storm!
Whale and krill finger puppets

19 May 2014

How to make whale and krill finger puppets

01 May 2014

An expedition of conquest - Australia and the south west Pacific in WWI
Make your own narwhal softie

01 Apr 2014

Make your own narwhal softie

26 Mar 2014

A mutiny of a different sort

27 Feb 2014

Australian-Chinese junks and sampans

24 Feb 2014

Apologies, anniversaries and hidden histories