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.
19 Sep 2016
A Chance Encounter: Dirk Hartog’s Landing in 1616
19 Apr 2016
Cook and the 'Swan of Litchfield'
19 Feb 2016
D’Urville and his navy of discovery
25 Jan 2016
The many meanings of Australia Day – celebration, commemoration and contestation
10 Nov 2015
"She will be the first woman that has ever made it"
11 May 2015
Commemoration and contestation at Kurnell
01 May 2014
An expedition of conquest - Australia and the south west Pacific in WWI
26 Mar 2014
A mutiny of a different sort
13 Jan 2014