Port MacDonnell Maritime Museum

Galleries, Museums and Collections

Uncover the stories behind Port MacDonnell; once the state’s second largest trading port.

Discover how over 30 ill-fated ships came to grief along the rugged local coast, learn about the colony of Little Penguins who dwell on the edge of town, and how this authentic fishing village became known as “Australia’s Southern Rock Lobster Capital”.

Guided group tours of the local area in conjunction with museum tours are available. Bookings essential – school groups and bus companies most welcome


Enquiry Desk Family Friendly Free Wifi Gallery / Museum Non Smoking Public Toilet

Disabled Assistance

Caters for limited mobility Wheelchair access


Australian Museums and Galleries Association


National Trust


From AU$2.50

Adult $6, Concession $5, Child $2.50, Under 5yo Free, Family $15
Annual Membership (unlimited entry): Adult $10, Child $5

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Southern Ocean Shipwreck Trail

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Port MacDonnell Fishing Charters

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Port MacDonnell Maritime Museum

Port MacDonnell Maritime Museum

Port Macdonnell, Grant

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