Suitable for stages 2 and 3. Could be adapted for stage 4.

Curriculum links to Science (including technology), Geography, History and PDHPE

Programme includes a hands-on workshop (45 minutes), a Museum tour (45 minutes), a visit on the HMAS Vampire (45 minutes)

Workshop includes:

  • An overview of marine environments and boating safety, including the role of AMSA and other maritime safety bodies 
  • How search and rescue operations are conducted
  • communication and regulations, including changes in technology
  • a group activity using scenario cards to identify possible problems and solutions in maritime situations
  • hands on a range of boating objects


One programme (workshop or Container) plus vessel visit is also $10 per student

Craft Activity

Follow the instructions to create your own model of the Cape Bowling Green lighthouse.

Sponsored By Australian Maritime Safety Authority


 Australian Maritime Safety Authority