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Kuringgai Chase National Park

Kuringgai Chase National Park

Events in particular have suffered greatly. Experienced riders can take the challenge of the purpose-built Gahnia and Serrata trails in Sydney’s north. Park entry fees apply. Foreground left to right : refugee vessel Tu Do, racing yacht Akarana without masts , pearling lugger John Lewis, ketch Kathleen Gillett, naval officer’s launch MB , and a museum workboat.

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Development[ edit ] In Junethe federal government announced the establishment of a national museum focusing on Australia’s maritime history and the nation’s ongoing involvement and dependence on the sea. Passengers Looks at the journeys made to Australia by various groups, from the original settlers to war brides, refugees, and cruise ship visitors. Watermarks Celebrates “Australia’s love affair with the water” in terms of recreation and entertainment.

Includes the “Sydney Series”; models and histories of the four Australian warships named after the city of Sydney. The Westland Wessex helicopter in the background is suspended above the Navy Gallery In addition, there are four other gallery spaces in the museum.

The Kuringgai Chase National Park Light gallery contains the original lenses from the Tasman Island Lighthouse[15] and is used for temporary photographic exhibitions and as hireable space for functions. The other three galleries two along the eastern side of the top level, and a third offset from the main body of the museum are used separately or together to host temporary exhibitions. Other items on display inside the museum, but not associated with any particular gallery, include Spirit of Australiathe water speed record -holding motorboat, and an anchor from HMS Siriusflagship of the First Fleet.

In addition, the 19th century barque James Craig is moored nearby and can be toured with a museum ticket. The James Craig, a 19th Century replica Glacier National Park To Great Falls Mt. It is available to tour with a museum ticket. Foreground left to right : refugee vessel Tu Do, racing yacht Akarana without mastspearling lugger John Lewis, ketch Kathleen Gillett, naval officer’s launch MBand a museum workboat.

Other vessels on display but not open for public boarding include: HMAS Advanceone of Kuringgai Chase National Park Attack-class patrol boats built by the RAN during the s to patrol Australia’s northern waters. The Welcome Wall is a bronze wall located on the northern side of the museum, which lists the names of immigrants who arrived by sea to settle in Australia.

Having a name engraved on the wall requires an application to the museum, and the paying of a fee.

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Foreground left to right : refugee vessel Tu Do, racing yacht Akarana without masts , pearling lugger John Lewis, ketch Kathleen Gillett, naval officer’s launch MB , and a museum workboat. Includes the “Sydney Series”; models and histories of the four Australian warships named after the city of Sydney. The Westland Wessex helicopter in the background is suspended above the Navy Gallery In addition, there are four other gallery spaces in the museum. Other items on display inside the museum, but not associated with any particular gallery, include Spirit of Australia , the water speed record -holding motorboat, and an anchor from HMS Sirius , flagship of the First Fleet.