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.

23 Mar 2016

‘Birds are acceptable…’: Waves and Water opens at Noosa Regional Gallery

18 Mar 2016

War at Sea exhibition travels to Fremantle

11 Feb 2016

Would you have survived being sick on the high seas?
Parrot pinata  for kids arts and crafts

09 Feb 2016

Pieces of Eight and a Parrot Pinata

02 Sep 2015

History and theatre – Black Armada exhibition opens in Indonesia

17 Aug 2015

Seventy years of Indonesian independence
Lighthouse shadow puppets

11 Aug 2015

How to create lighthouse story shadow puppets
How to make painted polar pillows

12 May 2015

How to make painted polar pillows

24 Apr 2015

James Caird into the southern oceans – Shackleton's carpenter's view