Ocean Talks series
The psychology of sharks, the fastest man on water, and chasing sea monsters – a dynamic new talk series at the Australian National Maritime Museum.
Thu 7 Feb - Thu 7 Nov
This exciting new monthly talk series Ocean Talks, features a range of fascinating marine experts, scientists, authors, filmmakers and adventurers who will challenge everything you know about the depths (and shallows) of earth’s oceans.
Our oceans are at a critical point in history, and the Maritime Museum has never had a more vital role in marine conservation, exploration and sharing the wonder and mystery of our oceans. This new series of talks offers a unique experience to immerse yourself in the cutting edge of marine science, provocative art, and controversial thought leadership – all up close and personal.
Ocean Talks tickets include light refreshments and exclusive access to corresponding exhibitions and displays in the hour before the talks (5pm-6pm).
Thu 28 May, 6pm - 8pm: Maritime Archaeology Mysteries
Thu 6 Jun, 6pm – 8pm: Fastest Team On Water
Thu 4 Jul, 6pm – 8pm: Aboriginal Perspectives of Sydney Harbour
Thu 8 Aug, 6pm – 8pm: Bligh: Hero or Villain?
Thu 5 Sep, 6pm – 8pm: Bligh and Extreme Journeys
Thu 7 Nov, 6pm – 8pm: Hunting Prehistoric Sea Monsters