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.

14 May 2012

Canoe building in Sydney

08 May 2012

Object of the Week: The Importance of Doors, the Lederer collection

10 Apr 2012

Object of the Week: The ex-slave, the doomed barque and the American President.

29 Mar 2012

Object of the Week - Voyage into the unknown: the beautiful white dress

09 Mar 2012

Operation Rimau, the tragic sequel to the success of MV Krait

31 Jan 2012

Two unusual artefacts from the wreck of the Dunbar

17 Nov 2011

How to park a lightship

29 Sep 2011

Designing the SIEV X memorial

25 May 2010

What’s in a ship painting?