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.

21 Mar 2017

Lessons from the Arctic: How Roald Amundsen won the race to the South Pole

13 Mar 2017

The many survivals of Barbara Crawford

27 Feb 2017

Remembering the Guardians of Sunda Strait: An exhibition at the Houston Public Library

19 Feb 2017

Bombing of Darwin

24 Dec 2016

The lost art of the Christmas card

09 Dec 2016

Tobruk: The lifting of the siege, 75 years ago

08 Dec 2016

Pearl Harbor Remembered

05 Dec 2016

$5,000 maritime history prizes – enter now!

24 Nov 2016

Pete O'Sullivan: A life of motorcycles, cars, swimwear and cattle