Childrens Activity

Theatre Performance:

Captain Nemo’s Nautilus

A scene from our new theatre performance, Captain Nemo's Nautilus.

A thrilling tale of undersea adventure, written and performed by the acclaimed Monkey Baa Theatre Company.

  • Set Sail for Adventure !

    When Peta accidentally travels back in time to the extraordinary submarine world of Captain Nemo’s Nautilus, get ready for wild and wonderful adventures.

    Swirling storms, time travel, and daring escapes from ravenous creatures! 

    Great Theatre Fun for Kids

    Join the cast of captivating characters inspired by 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea in this thrilling tale of undersea adventure, written and performed by the acclaimed Monkey Baa Theatre Company.

    28-30 December 2016, 3-25 January 2017 

    Runs for 35 mins

    The show plays every day, except Fridays: 11.30am and 2pm

    FREE for Members and FREE when you buy a Big Ticket

    Bookings:  No bookings required! 

     Monkey Baa theatre company

    Book online and beat the queues

    Captain Nemo's Nautilus is FREE when you buy a Big Ticket, which also includes entry to our award-winning exhibition, Voyage to the Deep, as well as Action Stations, where you can go on board our real-life submarine, the HMAS Onslow, and our destroyer, HMAS Vampire.

    Join the holiday fun and have unlimited access to everything open at the museum on the day of your visit, including exhibitions, vessels and programs.

    Get 10% Off

    Adults $30, Child (under 4), FREE, Child (aged 4–15) $18, Concession $18, Family $75, Members FREE.

    Book online now, beat the queues, and get 10% off



    Wednesdays and Sundays, 4-25 January

    12.10pm - 20 minutes

    Steer the ship behind Captain Nemo’s wheel, master the art of comical expressions with the hilarious Consiel and take a listen of Peta’s magical olive porphery shell in this special post-production meet and greet with the cast of Monkey Baa Theatre’s Captain Nemo’s Nautilus.

    Enjoy insights into how they make this enchanting cast of characters come to life and step on stage for photo opportunities with the set.

    To register, collect a sticker from the front desk on arrival or see one of our performance ushers.


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