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 Jun 2012

Restoring hope and a fishing boat called ‘Freedom’

29 Mar 2012

A Cabinet of Titanic Curiosities

15 Mar 2012

Costume dramas: Fishes, foam and fabrics
Burnt school zone sign, Mogo, NSW South Coast, January 2020. Image: ABC News

03 Feb 2012

Bushfire-related materials collecting drive

03 Nov 2011

The things conservators get up to

09 Sep 2011

Pulley blocks from Cape Evans – Guest blog from the Antarctic Heritage Trust 3/3

26 Aug 2011

Antarctica’s first bicycle – Guest blog from the Antarctic Heritage Trust 2/3

19 Aug 2011

Conservation in Antarctica – Guest Blog from Antarctic Heritage Trust 1/3

02 Feb 2011

Hands on discovery with the touch trolley in Planet Shark!