From Magellan, Drake and beyond we explore the heroes and characters of European history who dared to venture into uncharted waters and the gradual developments in technology that helped them on their quest.
KAY COTTEE, SOLO, ENDURANCE & THE SEA:
Celebrating the successful completion of Kay Cottee's solo, not-stop circumnavigation of the globe, in a comparatively small vessel of 11.2 meters for 189 days. Discover the skills it takes, and the elements of endurance that make a journey like this so heroic.
POSSUM SKIN CLOAK:
The wonder of the Aboriginal possum skin cloaks lie in their embedded stories. Made to last the lifetime of their owner, this exhibition tells the story of one particular cloak that belongs to local artist, Julie Freeman and her family. It was last exhibited at the Venice Biennale in 2017.
FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH
SATURDAY, 5TH JANUARY 2019
3PM - 7PM
From October - April enjoy a relaxed Saturday afternoon at our Twilight Markets, with a variety of arts and crafts, home wares, local produce, and a range of food choices, including our fundraising BBQ. Enjoy a glass of wine on the balcony and listen to the music by the pond to while away the twilight.
If you are a market stall-holder who would like to join us at our market, please click on the following link: Expression of Interest
If you are a musician or band who is interested in playing at the markets, please click on the following link: Market Music
30TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS
Watch this space for our January program
SHAKESPEARE'S A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM
ONE NIGHT ONLY
11TH JANUARY 2019
For one night only, the museum is presenting this out-door production of 'A Midsummer Nights Dream' . Join us on a summer evening for this delightful comedy by Shakespeare, the perfect holiday entertainment, bring a chair or a blanket to enjoy this wonderful production by Essential Theatre, from Melbourne.
(Wet weather alternative Vincentia High School)
$40 pre-sale: www.southcoasttickets.com.au
Numbers strictly limited.