Vino and the Visual

Bass Strait Maritime Centre. A monthly creative painting workshop

Experience the Museum collection with wine, food, and great company.
Take the time paint with facilitator, artist Eysium Greene.

No experience necessary, and all work completed in the workshop is yours to keep.

 

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Exhibition: Torquay Stories: East Devonport

Bass Strait Maritime Centre. Exhibition: Torquay Stories: East Devonport

Explore stories of courage and commitment, strength and resilience, and unknown gems on the eastern side of the Mersey River.

Contact the Bass Strait to find out more about the Exhibition Opening: Friday, 26 July 2019

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Bass Strait Maritime Centre – School Holiday Workshop – Hot off the Press
School Holiday Workshop - Hot off the Press

Bass Strait Maritime Centre – School Holiday Workshop – Hot off the Press

Become a typesetter during the Winter school holidays at the Bass Strait Maritime Centre.

Learn how newspapers used to be printed and then print your very own newspaper front page to take home.

Recommended ages 6 – 12yrs

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Maritime and History Talk: Karl Rowbottom – Wind, Winches & Wicker Baskets
Maritime And History Talk with Karl Rowbottom. Wind, Winches & Wicker Baskets: A Lighthouse Keeper's Memoirs

Maritime and History Talk: Karl Rowbottom – Wind, Winches & Wicker Baskets

Maritime and History Talk: Karl Rowbottom – Wind, Winches & Wicker Baskets: A Lighthouse Keeper’s Memoirs

Have you ever wondered about the life of a lighthouse keeper and how they lived and survived in those remote often storm swept locations where lighthouses were built?

Join the Bass Strait Maritime Centre to hear about the life of former Tasman Island lighthouse keeper, Karl Rowbottom.
His story, Wind, Winches and Wicker Baskets, details his challenges with nature, the dangers and sometimes heart break that went with the job.

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