Participate in a half hour session with museum education staff exploring the concepts of discovery, exploration, cause and effect, perspectives and significance. Learn about the European explorers that charted the South Australian coast in the early 19th century, their discoveries and how these contributed to the way Australians live today. Identify the skills and attributes of a successful explorer, while you explore the museum and surrounding areas. Enhance your learning experience with an optional lighthouse climb and half hour Port River cruise.

Further information

South Australian Maritime Museum Education Programs

South Australian Maritime Museum

Term 1-4

To be negotiated on booking

Level: 4, 5
Area: HASS - Geography, HASS - History, Mathematics, Science, Technologies

Type: Program
Cost: $6 per student ($8.50 with Port River cruise)
Participants: Maximum of 30 students
Duration: 30 minute workshop, further time in the Museum negotiated on booking

School bookings

ALL school visits must be booked in advance.

To book a visit, please contact the Booking Officer:

To discuss your student learning needs, or for more information, please contact Maritime Education.

Organising your visit

Please familiarise yourself with the following documents:

Include a ½ hour Port River cruise on-board the Archie Badenoch for an additional $2.50 per student.