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.

04 Jun 2016

Barbarism and brutality: surviving the Batavia shipwreck

31 May 2016

Songlines: The art of navigating the Indigenous world

27 May 2016

Raising the flag for National Reconciliation Week 2016: ‘Our History, Our Story, Our Future’

16 May 2016

'Good housekeeping, you know. Economy, common-sense.'

19 Apr 2016

Cook and the 'Swan of Litchfield'

12 Apr 2016

Putting the ‘classic’ into classic wooden boats: the Halvorsen dynasty

21 Mar 2016

Captain Cook, whisky and smallpox

16 Mar 2016

Living Waters: Shellwork in Indigenous Art and Culture

26 Feb 2016

Governor Phillip’s ‘Portsmouth Gig’