Take a voyage of discovery from the days of the early navigators to the present. See a map pinpointing 200 of the 1500 shipwrecks that lie along the Queensland coast, and discover how the first recorded shipwreck arose from the notorious mutiny on the Bounty. Learn and admire the skills of the Maritime Industry. Find out how a flame in a kerosene lamp can be seen by mariners many kilometres away. Marvel at the craftsmen exhibited models of ships from the days of the ancient Egyptians, through Medieval times to the Golden Age of sea travel, when elegant liners plied the oceans of the world. Don’t miss climbing aboard and exploring the decommissioned Navy frigate.
Queensland Maritime Museum
Address: Stanley Street, South Brisbane, Brisbane
Phone: 07 3844 5361
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