MMHN Networking Progress

The MMHN is committed to facilitating  greater awareness and connectivity amongst the multiple maritime stakeholder organisations in order to   effectively and widely disseminate information and publicity about maritime collections, activities, events etc  with the overarching objective of optimising efforts to benefit to all.

2020 MMHN Museums & Heritage SAG Intern

MMHN Museums &; Heritage SAG Intern Dates of internship: 8 June – 12 July 2020 Institution – Victoria University Supervisor – Dr Liz Rushen Student name – Rebecca Mitrevska Title of the Project – To develop a concept for a virtual museum for Melbourne Brief Description This project took place ...
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2020 MMHN Commerce &; Industry SAG Intern

2020 MMHN Commerce &; Industry SAG Intern Dates of internship: October 13 th – December 2020 Institution: Victoria University Supervisor: Haya Daghlas & Ross Brewer Student name: Jack Nyblom-Price Academic major: Supply chain & logistics management Title of the Project: Melbourne Water Transport Database Brief Description: The Melbourne water transport ...
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2020 Commerce & Industry SAG Intern Oct-Nov 2020

MMHN Commerce & Industry SAG Intern Dates of internship: October 9 th – End of November 2020 Institution: Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network Supervisor: Haya Daghlas & Ross Brewer Student name: Sam Wunjo Kaspar Curtis Academic major: Double Major in Supply Chain & Logistics Management + International Trade Title of the ...
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November 2020 MMHN Update

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City November 2020 MMHN UpdateGreetings all, As Melbourne tentatively emerges from Lockdown and the ‘Ring of Steel’  springs open ending months of ‘virtual’ engagement with maritime heritage and allowing the possibility of "actual" engagement, we will again venture forth – if only around our Marvellous ...
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MMHN October 2020 Update

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City MMHN October 2020 Update  Greetings All Is the tide turning in relation to COVID contagion and Lockdown? Seems so? We know that progress is being made in relation to maritime heritage matters and that the MMHN Events Program can re-commence before too long. We live ...
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Station Pier – an Important Melbourne Visitor Arrival Location

Station Pier - an Important Melbourne Visitor Arrival Location The City of Melbourne Tourism Action Plan states: Melbourne’s success as a cruise ship destination also highlights the opportunity for an integrated and overarching approach. The number of cruise ship visits to Melbourne has increased from 56 ships in 2011/12 to ...
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Docklands News September 2020

Opening up Melbourne Waterways The Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network focus on maritime matters includes activation of our vastly under-developed and under-utilized public asset – the waterways of Melbourne. And, of course, Docklands is at the very heart of our waterways. Few people are aware that taken as a whole, Melbourne’s ...
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Response to Ports Discussion Paper

This response is on behalf of the Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network (MMHN) and Offshore & Specialist Ships Australia (OSSA). Thank you for the opportunity to make comment on your Ports Discussion Paper. Overall this paper is well presented and extensive in its breadth. We have focused on three areas which ...
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MMHN September 2020

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City Greetings AllMMHN September 2020 Update  Gloom and Doom pervades our daily news - prologued economic and social hardship. Yet around maritime matters there is well-founded optimism particularly in relation to the maritime industry, trade and the MMHN. The sophistication, scale and efficiency of Melbourne’s port ...
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