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


Broadband Internet Access Caters for limited mobility Enquiry Desk Family Friendly Free Wifi Interpretive Centre Museums Australia Museums Galleries Australia National Trust Non Smoking Parents Room Public Toilet Wheelchair access


From AU$2.50

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

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