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

31 Jan 2018

Take a trip on the Virtual Endeavour

24 Jan 2018

Pinisi and the art of boatbuilding in Sulawesi recognised by UNESCO

17 Jan 2018

Irene Pritchard, Sydney’s first female race skipper

11 Jan 2018

HMAS WYATT EARP
SY Ena is one of the finest Edwardian steam yachts in the world

22 Dec 2017

SY Ena comes home to Sydney
AKARANA on Sydney Harbour

04 Dec 2017

Australian Sailing

20 Nov 2017

Ken Warby and SPIRIT OF AUSTRALIA: Still the world record holder, 40 years later

31 Oct 2017

Sea Bird: A ghost ship story to shiver yer timbers
Wild Oats

20 Oct 2017

Wild Oats XI: A giant of Australian racing

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
Kay Cottee - First lady

Exhibition

Kay Cottee

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