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.

Whale and krill finger puppets

19 May 2014

How to make whale and krill finger puppets
Make your own narwhal softie

01 Apr 2014

Make your own narwhal softie

27 Feb 2014

Australian-Chinese junks and sampans

24 Feb 2014

Apologies, anniversaries and hidden histories

15 Feb 2014

Persuasive Posters - A propaganda collage craft for the home

24 Jan 2014

A sea serpent and a lightship

23 Jan 2014

Waves of migration returns on Australia Day
Re-use a cardboard boxes to make a fearsome viking boat, helmet and sword!

15 Jan 2014

Box-board Vikings

23 Dec 2013

Lucy’s Adventures