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.

14 Aug 2015

Australian Lighthouses
Lighthouse shadow puppets

11 Aug 2015

How to create lighthouse story shadow puppets

22 Jun 2015

A new artificial reef at the Australian National Maritime Museum
How to make painted polar pillows

12 May 2015

How to make painted polar pillows

30 Apr 2015

A fishing boat called Freedom: the story of Tu Do

23 Apr 2015

First in at Gallipoli: submarine AE2

30 Mar 2015

Shackleton: Escape from Antarctica
How to make a no-sew Steampunk Soctopus Softie

25 Mar 2015

How to make a no-sew Steampunk Soctopus Softie

05 Mar 2015

Turning the Plastic Tide