Historic Vessels

Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into our vessels, and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

 

Highlights

 

Articles

27 Feb 2014

Australian-Chinese junks and sampans

10 Feb 2014

HMAS Voyager – tragedy and courage

07 Feb 2014

A Nautical Name

06 Feb 2014

Going for gold

04 Feb 2014

Sailing away into Sydney Harbour’s past with Britannia

03 Feb 2014

Australian Olympic Sailing

17 Jan 2014

MYRA TOO goes sailing

07 Nov 2013

Drebbel's submarine

04 Nov 2013

Western Australian vessels tell their stories

Australian Register of Historic Vessels

Explore the definitive online repository for vessels with significance to Australia's maritime history
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Events and Activities

Event

Sail on Duyfken
Habitat

Vessel

HMB Endeavour

Exhibition

Kay Cottee

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Encounters 2020
Encounters 2020
Cooks Voyage Game
Cook's Voyages Game
Navigate by the stars
The HMB Endeavour's Voyage of Exploration

Videos

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Kay Cottee - Steering Blackmores First Lady with foot across the Pacific Ocean. ANMM Collection, reproduced courtesy Kay Cottee.
Seclusion at Sea
Restricted 21-Foot Class Racing Yacht, Tasmania
Famous Restricted 21-Foot Class Racing Yachts
Krait
Rot to Ritz