Your generous donations directly help us preserve and present Australia’s Maritime Heritage. 


After a challenging few years due to the pandemic we need your assistance now more than ever.


Every gift makes a difference. All donations over $2.00 are tax deductible.



Please support our current appeal

This year we are raising much-needed funds to help with two important programs to:

·      help preserve and present HMAS Vampire as a major, immersive authentic heritage vessel and visitor experience 


·      enhance the stories in the National Maritime Collection by helping to acquire important historic material



Vampire next to Action Stations

HMAS Vampire at sea 1959. Australian National Maritime Collection. 00028535 Gift of Royal Australian Navy.    HMAS Vampire. Brett Boardman Photography



You could also join the SY Ena Sanctum and support the conservation of this important 120-year-old steam yacht.




You can donate online or via the methods listed below:

Send a cheque made out to the Australian National Maritime Museum Foundation to:

Australian National Maritime Museum Foundation
Wharf 7, 58 Pirrama Road

Call Matt Lee in the Foundation Office on 02 9298 3777


There are many ways to give!

Scroll down to the bottom of this page to find further information about ways to give to the museum.