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.

MMHN Update October 2021

MMHN Update October 2021Greetings Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network is ALL about Advocacy and all about Networking in relation to matters maritime – past, present and future. MMHN Updates try to report on any progress achieved by MMHN - all of which should be attributed to our expanding network of dedicated, enthusiastic ...
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MMHN August/September 2021 Update  

Greetings Even amid lockdown, Spring 2021 brings a hint of the ‘buoyancy’ that most of us crave. Similarly, two MMHN Board announcements bring optimism and inspiration:
  • The MMHN Board is delighted to warmly welcome a new member – Jacyl Shaw. Jacyl is Global Director of GHD Digital’s innovation practice ...
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MMHN May 2021 Update

Greetings May 2021  MMHN Update contents:  1. Maritime Museums Victoria (MMV) 2. Ferries are inspiring! 3. Harbour Esplanade on Victoria Harbour 4. Central Pier  - Heritage at Risk 5. Maritime Experiential Centre on Central Pier 6. City of Melbourne Greenline Trail, North Bank of the Yarra 7. Goods Shed No.5 ...
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Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network Submission FMC Meeting, Tuesday May Agenda item 6.4 Report to the Future Melbourne Committee Draft Greenline Implementation Plan

A $300 Million, Four-Kilometre “Greenline” Proposed for Melbourne Likening it to the High Line in New York City, Lord Mayor Sally Capp said it would be one of the largest developments Melbourne has undertaken since Southbank Promenade was completed in 1990 and Fed Square opened in 2002 ...
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MMHN Update April 2021

MMHN Update April 2021 Greetings The past month has seen progress on a wide range of issues with great potential to enhance recognition of Victoria’s maritime heritage. At the same time, there is ongoing lack of clarity around future plans for Victoria Harbour and Central Pier and indications of some ...
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MMHN Submission – Seafarers Rest Park

Seafarers Rest Park We were very pleased to see the council adopting the resolution last night for the new design of Seafarers Rest Park alongside the Mission to Seafarers. The Park will recognise maritime heritage as well as providing a lovely green space for the community. MMHN Director Ross Brewer ...
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MMHN Update March 2021

MMHN Update March 2021 Greetings There is a clear sense of the ‘new normal’ opening up as we 'slowly sail' our way out of COVID. A timely quote about the benefits of ‘slow sailing’: The brutal crisis of the coronavirus is precipitating us into a paradoxical time; urgent need to stop the ...
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February 2021 MMHN Update

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City February 2021 MMHN Update These are clearly perplexing, unpredictable and unprecedented times. Just when we thought ‘it safe to go back into the water’ so to speak and that the pandemic tide had ebbed enabling a return to near normality, yet another COVID variant mysteriously ...
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