May 2016

  • 30 Mon

May 2016

  • Mon 30

Event Type

  • Young boy with a hang-made paper tall ship Childrens Activity

    Kids on Deck

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

  • Child looking through a sextant at Cabinet of Curiosities Childrens Activity

    Cabinet of Curiosities

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

  • 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.

  • Jeannie Baker collage featuring Bar-tailed Godwits in flight Event

    Circle Reading Room

    Explore the collected works of Jeannie Baker with storytelling, craft and short films.

  • A lightshow projection showcasing illustrated sea creatures on the roof of the museum. Image courtesy of Ample Projects. Event

    Vivid Sydney 2016:

    See the museum's rooftop come to life as part of Vivid Sydney, the world's largest festival of light, music and ideas.

  • 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

    Step back in time and experience history on the world-famous replica of James Cook's HMB Endeavour and challenge yourself to do something extraordinary.

  • 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
  • The museum's couta boat Thistle under sail in a harbour Vessel
  • The museum's Vietnamese fishing boat Tu Do at the museum wharf Vessel