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.

Marine Chronometer H4 Replica. Replica of John Harrison's H4, made by Norm Banham

10 Jun 2021

Clock makers across the centuries: John Harrison and Norman Banham
Royal Australian Navy Aircrewman Leading Seaman Ben Nixon of 808 Squadron assesses the Tianjara fire in the Moreton and Jerrawangala national parks out of an MRH-90 Taipan Military Support Helicopter. Photographer CPOIS Kelvin Hockey, image courtesy RAN. Image series S20193355

27 May 2021

Fire on Water's Edge: Remembering the Black Summer of 2019–20
RMMS Aorangi off North Head, Sydney, 1939. Samuel J Hood Studio, National Maritime Collection, 00020213

12 May 2021

A 1929 Ruby Princess prequel: The Aorangi quarantine incident
Curator Daina Fletcher touring Haenyeo: The Sea Women of Jeju Island

31 Mar 2021

Haenyeo: The Sea Women of Jeju Island

29 Mar 2021

A Greek odyssey: Hellenism and repatriation
Reflections ferry wharf ANMM

15 Mar 2021

Apply for funding MMAPSS Grants and Internships 2021

08 Mar 2021

Ocean Trailblazers: Celebrating International Women's Day

18 Feb 2021

Whale, whale, whale, what do we have here?

10 Feb 2021

Tragedy and courage: The collision between HMAS Melbourne and HMAS Voyager