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.

potato block print pattern

14 Jun 2013

Make your own potato block print pattern

29 May 2013

Saltwater Visions

08 May 2013

Make your own penguin softie
search and rescue hat

19 Mar 2013

How to make a search and rescue hat

18 Feb 2013

Canoes and culture at Saltwater Freshwater for Australia Day

11 Jan 2013

Summer fun at the Museum

07 Jan 2013

Two men in a boat - Opening of 2013 Sydney Festival

22 Dec 2012

DIY greeting cards

21 Dec 2012

Cooktown: The museum heads north for a week