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.

03 Apr 2017

Keeping HMB Endeavour in ship shape
Casting and mold making

29 Mar 2017

Casting the past: How to make cheap, easy moulds and casts

28 Mar 2017

75 years ago today a queen arrived in Sydney

27 Jan 2017

Chinese maritime traditions and Lunar New Year: It’s the Year of the Rooster… so bring on the Dragons!

12 Jan 2017

Throwback Thursday: American troopship convoy departs for Australia 1942

30 Dec 2016

Ken Warby and life lessons

22 Dec 2016

A Polish ship, British children and caring Sydneysiders captured in concrete

20 Dec 2016

BIG IS BETTER: 'Ovation of the Seas' comes to Australia.

13 Dec 2016

Waves of history: Inspecting a historic surf craft in Tathra