Underwater Drone Challenge

Discover what’s under Sydney Harbour without getting wet and challenge your family and friends to see who’s the best U-Drone Pilot!
Please note: Underwater Drones will be closed from Sunday 15 March until further notice.

Explore below the surface of the harbour with our cutting-edge underwater drones.


Game on! Have fun testing your gaming skills outdoors by challenging family and friends to see who's the best U-Drone Pilot. Dive under the surface of Sydney Harbour to discover the vivid marine life that’s active in the museum's Darling Harbour Basin. Explore what lurks beneath the submerged undersides of our historic vessels - what can you find?

For curious kids aged 9 to 90, suitable for wheelchair users and people of all skill levels.

Underwater drone challenge - beneath Darling Harbour
Can you spot the fish? Image taken from a drone session at the museum.

"Our family thoroughly enjoyed the experience and will highly recommend it to friends!"

Polly C. - underwater drone challenger

underwater drone time trial leaderboard
Who will win the 'Trident Cup' time trial scavenger hunt? Names appear on the leaderboard!

When: Saturdays and daily during school holidays
Session Length: 25 mins
Session Times: from 1:30pm to 3pm (sessions every 15 mins)
Cost Per Session: General: $20 | Members: $15 
Limited spots available and will be allocated on a first-in-best-dressed basis. Please register your interest with our Front of House team upon arrival.
* Please note, sessions will not run on ANZAC Day Sat 25 April

All sessions are led by a coach and include the use of one underwater drone.
In case of bad weather, program may be cancelled - please check with museum.

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