Get a glimpse of life at sea.

Climb on board our vessels with your family for an unforgettable experience. Here you'll find one of the largest and most diverse fleets of any museum in the world - tall ships, navy vessels, a submarine, beautifully restored historic boats and our immersive experience Action Stations.

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

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Climb aboard the magnificent Australian-built replica of James Cook's ship.

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

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The oldest vessel in the collection, Akarana was built in Auckland to compete in Australian regattas 1888-1889.

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An elegant ex-naval timber launch built in 1937.

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

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A century-old unmanned lightship.

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Australian-built in Broome for pearling.

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SY Ena is one of the finest Edwardian steam yachts in the world.

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This gaff-rigged ketch circumnavigated the globe and sailed in the first Sydney-Hobart race.

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