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.

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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Progress with Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network (MMHN) January 2021

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City January 2021 MMHN UpdateA belated Happy New Year to all! Fortunately, Victoria seems to have averted yet another debilitating COVID Lockdown episode during January. With interstate and overseas travel curtailed, and ‘intra-state’ tourism booming, more Victorians spending time around coastal Victoria may result in ...
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Central Pier

Despite evidence of incompetence over decades, the State Government continues to entrust Development Victoria (DV) with custodianship with Central Pier – the heritage-listed, ostensibly protected and Victoria’s most significant examples of maritime infrastructure. Yet DV continues to demonstrate zero commitment to heritage preservation. Indeed there is there is clear evidence of the ...
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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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