Oct 2015

  • 09 Fri

Oct 2015

  • Fri 09

Event Type

  • Illustration of sea creatures fot the Spring School holidays Childrens Activity

    School Holidays

    It’s fun for the whole family these school holidays at the Maritime Museum with special events, activities, exhibitions and more.

  • A group shot of children on a photography course. Event

    Youth Workshops

    Ferry out to the spectacular shipyards of Cockatoo Island for an adventurous photography workshop.

  • Young girl playing with water Childrens Activity

    Mini Mariners

    The Maritime Museum welcomes 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers!

  • Heidi hoops performs at a previous family fun sunday Childrens Activity

    Family Fun Sunday

    Join us for special themed family fun Sundays twice a term.

  • A girl plays with a toy shark at our Kids on Deck program. Childrens Activity

    Kids on Deck

    Play, create, and discover with art, games and dress ups!

  • Visitors and museum staff investigating Antarctic objects. Childrens Activity

    Cabinet of Curiosities

    Explore wonderful and curious artefacts in this interactive discovery device in our galleries.

  • A still from a scooby doo episode with a sea monster Childrens Activity

    Free Family Film:

    Join the Mystery Inc. teammates Shaggy, Scooby, Velma, Daphne, Fred and their canine companion Scooby-Doo as they go on adventures, meet some creepy monsters and solve paranormal mysteries!

  • A packed theatre listening to a talk by a guest Event


    Enjoy talks and lectures by authors and artists on a range of maritime topics. Learn more about your favourite books or works of art and meet their creators.

  • 2 seniors in Wharf 7 looking at wooden boats Event

    Behind the scenes Tour

    Take a fascinating behind-the-scenes tour of the Maritime Heritage Centre in the historic Wharf 7 building.

  • The museum's HMB Endeavour replica under full sail in open sea Vessel

    HMB Endeavour

    Come on board one of the world's most accurate maritime replica vessels.

  • The museum's HMB Endeavour replica under partial sail in open sea Vessel

    Sail the Endeavour

    All aboard! This is your chance to step back in time and experience history on the world-famous replica of James Cook's HMB Endeavour.

  • The museum's navy destroyer HMAS Vampire at the museum wharf Vessel

    Destroyer: HMAS Vampire

    Climb aboard the HMAS Vampire, Australia's largest museum vessel and the last of the country's big gun ships.

  • The museum's patrol boat HMAS Advance underway at sea Vessel

    Patrol Boat: HMAS Advance

    Come aboard the hard-working patrol boat HMAS Advance, commissioned in 1968 and serving out of Darwin until 1977.

  • Onslow Submarine Vessel Vessel

    Submarine: HMAS Onslow

    Come aboard a real-life submarine and venture into the secret world of submarine warfare.

  • The museum's racing yacht Akarana under full sail with the Sydney Harbour Bridge in the background Vessel