Kids on Deck

A group of kids doing craft at Kids on Deck at the museum

Play, create and discover at Kids on deck with art making, interactive games and dress ups!

Sundays in Term 3 - Imagination and the Sea

A family making craft in the museums Kids on Deck space

Play, create and discover at Kids on Deck with art-making, interactive games and dress-ups! Paint an underwater landscape, make a sea-creature mobile or craft the paper ship of your dreams. Play with science experiments, giant blue blocks and lego bricks.

Entry included in any paid admission. Members free. No bookings required

Cabinet of Curiosities

A boy and a girl interacting with objects on one of the museum touch tables

Yes, You Can Touch That

Sundays: 11am – 12pm and 2pm – 3pm

School Holidays: 11 am–12 noon and 2–3 pm daily

Touch and feel wonderful and curious maritime artefacts in this delightful discovery activity, located in the galleries.


Kids Activity Trails

A group of children participating in an activity trail within the museum

Grab a kids trail and explore our current exhibitions. Available from the ticketing desk. 


Chill out in the Plankton Disco Sensory Zone, or sketch stories and songs of the sea in our Audio Drawing CaveOpen 10.30am – 4.30pm daily to 25 August 2019.

Included in any paid ticket, members free!


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