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.

29 Apr 2016

Maritime archaeology at the Viking Age site of Birka

27 Apr 2016

The Boat in The Beach

22 Apr 2016

Cook and Banks: Charting the rumoured great Southern Land

05 Apr 2016

Penguins, dogs and onesies: A day in the life of a Conservator
Parrot pinata  for kids arts and crafts

09 Feb 2016

Pieces of Eight and a Parrot Pinata

11 Nov 2015

How to make…a buttercream battleship or delicious destroyer cake

08 Sep 2015

Golden doubloon spice cookies for peckish pirates

07 Sep 2015

Saltwater Barks go to Istanbul

20 Aug 2015

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