SA Maritime Museum

@SAMaritimeMuseu

We preserve, explore and celebrate the human history of our oceans and rivers.

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Wind and tide exposed the Ethel at Innes National Park this week. It was wrecked in 1904. Photo Stuart Moody.

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Three Dutch tall ships will visit Adelaide in August. You can join their voyage. Visit www.dutchtallships.com

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Our naval launch Archie Badenoch has been hauled out of the water for its annual refit at Marina Adelaide.

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Great to see One & All back at McLaren Wharf. 799 students are booked to visit the ship in 8 days.

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The SA Wooden Boat Show at Goolwa was a tribute to all the owners and volunteers who preserve heritage vessels.

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The Ghosts of Memory Cove is delighting children at the Maritime Museum daily at 11.30 am and 1.30 pm.

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We are firing the boiler on steam tug Yelta and taking bookings for cruises this weekend. Call 8207 6255 to book.
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We are firing the boiler on steam tug Yelta and taking bookings for cruises this weekend. Call 8207 6255 to book.

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Take a cruise on Archie Badenoch this school vacation. Call 82076255 for details or visit samaritimemuseum.com.au

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It is great to have One & All back in its old berth on Queens Wharf.

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Yelta's steering engine is powered by the tug's steam. Cruises start tomorrow. For tickets call 8207 6255
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Yelta's steering engine is powered by the tug's steam. Cruises start tomorrow. For tickets call 8207 6255

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Steam tug Yelta will take public cruises on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 August. Call 8207 6255 for bookings.
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Steam tug Yelta will take public cruises on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 August. Call 8207 6255 for bookings.

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The Museum's Lighthouse is now illuminated from dusk till midnight thanks to the City of Port Adelaide Enfield.

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Scott Bain will present Micromachina Aqua at SAMM for the South Australian Living Artists Festival from 3 August.

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On Friday 13 July 1888 the Star of Greece was wrecked off Port Willunga. Painting GF Gregory, SAMM Collection.

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The Sunday Mail has reviewed the SA Maritime Museum and given us five stars!

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Shipwrecked is a hit. Performances twice daily Monday to Friday during the July school vacation.

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Did Officer Lowe save Downton Abbey's Patrick Crawley from Titanic? See relics from the real Harold Lowe at SAMM.

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John Giles painted the hey day of sail and steam from 1930 to 1960. This oil is a new addition to our collection.

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Eliza Everard brought her trunk on the Africaine in 1836, one the first immigrants to SA. Now a gift to SAMM.

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Sitting for a moment too long, Fleet Manager Stuart Davie is yarn-bombed outside the SA Maritime Museum.

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