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.

09 Jul 2014

Black Sailors – Indigenous service in the navy during WWI?

04 Jul 2014

Reading prayers at the bottom of the sea - The harrowing journey of submarine AE2
Whale stamp for kids arts and crafts

12 Jun 2014

Stampin up (a whale of) a storm!

23 May 2014

The 'Devil fish' and Empire Day 1914
Whale and krill finger puppets

19 May 2014

How to make whale and krill finger puppets

01 May 2014

An expedition of conquest - Australia and the south west Pacific in WWI

24 Apr 2014

The ‘March of the Gallant Five Thousand'
Make your own narwhal softie

01 Apr 2014

Make your own narwhal softie

14 Mar 2014

Warships, storyworlds and the story so far