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.


Stephen Gapps

Dr Stephen Gapps is the museum's Senior Curator, Voyaging and Early Colonial Maritime History.

29 May 2013

Saltwater Visions

14 Feb 2013

Mrs Cook's Valentine's Day

16 Aug 2012

Commerce exhibition redevelopment

23 May 2012

Canoes light up on the harbour

03 Apr 2012

Nawi news: Display of historic images

24 Nov 2011

Object of the month

10 Jun 2010

From Sailing Barges to Garden Island: The long life of some shipwright tools

25 May 2010

What’s in a ship painting?
John Louis

04 Mar 2010

To sheath or not to sheath?