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.

James Cameron

10 Oct 2018

Three ways to embrace your inner sea scientist
On March 26 2012 Cameron made a record-breaking solo dive to the earth’s deepest point, the bottom of the Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench. Image: Mark Thiessen/NatGeoCreative.

28 Sep 2018

Full Ocean Depth
HMAS AE1 Report

18 Sep 2018

Solving Australia’s most enduring Naval mystery
Boomgates at Darwin

15 Aug 2018

Nationwide support for Maritime Heritage

04 Jun 2018

Identifying the cannons from HMS Bounty

23 May 2018

New Ideas on Old Wars - The Archaeology of War

21 Mar 2018

Finding AE1

07 Mar 2018

A long lost message in a bottle

28 Feb 2018

The sad fate of HMAS Perth (I)