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 Feb 2014

Apologies, anniversaries and hidden histories
Propaganda posters for kids arts and crafts

15 Feb 2014

Persuasive Posters - A propaganda collage craft for the home

23 Jan 2014

Waves of migration returns on Australia Day
Re-use a cardboard boxes to make a fearsome viking boat, helmet and sword!

15 Jan 2014

Box-board Vikings

20 Dec 2013

Raiders and Reindeers- How to make Viking gingerbread
Craft like a Viking! How to make a felted longship rug

14 Oct 2013

Craft like a Viking! How to make a felted longship rug
Patch-eyed pirate prints

11 Sep 2013

Patch-eyed pirate prints

09 Aug 2013

Suitcases, boats and bridges

27 Jun 2013

History and knitting