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.

10 Jun 2013

From Bengal to Bandhani to Bandanas: a story about Indian textiles

09 May 2013

DIY Mother's Day card

08 May 2013

Make your own penguin softie
search and rescue hat

19 Mar 2013

How to make a search and rescue hat

21 Dec 2012

Cooktown: The museum heads north for a week
lighthouse

15 Aug 2012

Heroic deeds and the humble lighthouse keeper

19 Jun 2012

Object of the Week: The many lives and deaths of the tug HERO

14 May 2012

Canoe building in Sydney

10 May 2012

Getting Sketchy with Swainston and Snapper