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

05 Jun 2015

Oysters and their punts

07 May 2015

100th anniversary of the sinking of Lusitania
Kay Cottee - First lady

08 Apr 2015

Going it alone – Kay Cottee’s voyage aboard Blackmores First Lady

31 Mar 2015

MMAPSS travel to regional NSW

11 Mar 2015

Shackleton's lifeboat replica arrives in Australia

02 Mar 2015

Making connections in Goolwa

07 Jan 2015

A pilot steamer for the collection

22 Dec 2014

Sydney to Hobart: a past and a present winner

02 Dec 2014

Naval traditions continue as HMAS Canberra is commissioned

Australian Register of Historic Vessels

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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