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.

10 Nov 2015

"She will be the first woman that has ever made it"

11 May 2015

Commemoration and contestation at Kurnell

30 Apr 2015

A fishing boat called Freedom: the story of Tu Do

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

Australian pirate tales

26 Nov 2013

Reflections on Charlotte medal

15 Jun 2013

Stories of growing up in Australia

05 Jun 2013

George Cruikshank: Satirising the Eastern trade