Sydney Workshop - Book Now - 22-23 February

‘Navigating Restoration’
Ways and means of restoring historic vessels

Hosts: Sydney Heritage Fleet and the Australian National Maritime Museum

Workshop sessions:
•  Aboard Tall Ship JAMES CRAIG alongside at Wharf 7, ANMM
•  At SHF’s Rozelle Bay Workshops
•  SHF historic vessel harbour transfer from Darling Harbour to Rozelle Bay

The workshop is an opportunity to discover and discuss the challenges and achievements involved with the restoration process of historic vessels of all types and sizes

As well as learning and discussing vessel restoration, the Workshop includes an opportunity to learn more about AMMC plans, hear about our travelling exhibition program ’Submerged: stories of Australia’s shipwrecks’ in partnership with the Australian National Maritime Museum.

REGISTER NOW - Click here to book
•  Delegate fee: $60pp – includes morning/afternoon teas and lunches

OUTLINE PROGRAM
Thursday 22 February
09:00  Registration/morning session & morning tea, aboard James Craig
12:00  Harbour cruise & lunch - Darling Harbour to SHF Workshops, Rozelle
13:30  Workshop afternoon session at SHF Rozelle Workshops
16:00  Transfer from Rozelle to Wharf 7, ANMM
17:00  Australian Register of Historic Vessels (ARHV) Reception & Awards
18:30  An informal dinner will be held at a local restaurant. (own cost)

Friday 23 February
09:30  Morning session with National Wrap & morning tea, Wharf 7

           - Includes update on AMMC/ANMM travelling exhibition program
12:15  AMMC Business Meeting - Future plans - Next Workshop details
13:00  Lunch
14:00  Workshop close

Download the Full Program here.

Book your accommodation now in Sydney CBD or Pyrmont - Darling Harbour, or how about planning to stay somewhere around the harbour and starting your day by catching a ferry in to the workshop! 

Click here: to see a guide to Sydney transport and accommodation 

Looking ahead, future AMMC Regional Workshops are planned to be held in:

SUBMERGED

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Submerged: stories of Australia’s shipwrecks project. The Submerged Digital Archive is hosted by the AMMC website.

An exceptional number of AMMC Members (n=51) read and voted on the stories. A joint AMMC/ANMM Review Panel used these results with the criteria for evaluation to select the final stories for the display. There were so many excellent stories, we had to add an additional banner! We would now like to announce the final 14 stories for Submerged:

Thank you to the AMMC Membership for your support in making this project such a success. Submerged: stories of Australia’s shipwrecks will tour nationwide from 2018-2020. There are still a number of ways to participate in Submerged, so please register your interest as a host venue via our Bookings tab.

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My first workshop

Posted by Ian Stevens on February 23, 2018 at 17:32 0 Comments

As a brand new member of the Australian Maritime Museums Council, I would like to convey my thanks to all those involved in the staging of the Sydney based workshop "Navigating Restoration" at the Australian National Maritme Museum/Sydney Heritage Fleet, over the past two days.

I have been a volunteer tour guide at the ANMM for a little over 8 years and being a bit of a history buff (but certainly no expert) I am glad to have found another channel within which to learn,…

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Polmaise Reef Pinch Point

Posted by Submerged on September 1, 2017 at 16:00 0 Comments

Polmaise Reef wrecks



Nationality:
Various—mostly British, one German

Vessel type: Schooner, brigs, barques and a barquentine

Date lost: 1866-1900

Cause of loss: Foundering on coral reef

Number of Casualties:…

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Aboriginal people risk their lives to save the crew of the Rover

Posted by Submerged on August 21, 2017 at 15:30 0 Comments

The Rover wreck exposed 1901



Nationality:
Australian

Vessel type: Schooner

Date lost: 13 October 1841

Cause of loss: Anchored in wrong area

Number of Casualties: 11 buried

Discovery date…

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The Legend of the Kameruka pigs

Posted by Submerged on August 21, 2017 at 15:30 0 Comments



Shipwreck crew from SS Kameruka



Nationality:
Australian

Vessel type: Steamer

Date lost: 16th October 1897

Cause of loss: Ran aground on rocks

Number of Casualties: None

Discovery date…

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