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.

27 Apr 2016

The Boat in The Beach

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"

20 Aug 2015

Death, destruction and the Dunbar: Sydney’s worst maritime disaster

11 May 2015

Commemoration and contestation at Kurnell

08 May 2015

AE2 remembered 100 years on

27 Mar 2015

Ashmore Reef Expedition 2015 – Part Eight