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.

Sharon Babbage

I'm a Project Officer at the Australian National Maritime Museum. I am also the Coordinator for the Maritime Museums of Australia Project Support Scheme (MMAPSS).

Boomgates at Darwin

Nationwide support for Maritime Heritage

15 Aug 2018

The museum is very pleased to announce the 2018-2019 awards made of grants and internships through the Maritime Museums of Australia Project Support Scheme (MMAPSS), supporting not-for-profit organisations to care for Australia’s maritime heritage.

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Applications for MMAPSS 2017-2018 grants now open

27 Mar 2017

As a national cultural agency, the museum provides support for Maritime Heritage nationally and the importance of supporting local communities, smaller museums and historical societies to care for, conserve, preserve, interpret and display Australia’s maritime heritage is recognised.

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