MMHN UPDATES

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN November 2021 Update Several pleasing announcements as we tentatively set sail, caste off and launch into the post Lockdown ‘new normal’. First – an announcement that the new MMHN website is up and running. With a completely new look, the website is easy to use...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN October 2021 Update

Greetings 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...

MMHN November 2021 Update

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...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN July 2021 Update

Greetings July 2021 MMHN Update contents:  (Click on the headings below for specific items, or scroll down for the full Update) 1. CSIRO – Research in a Maritime Industry 2. Australian Heritage Council (AHC) appointment 3. Indigenous Maritime Heritage – Your help is...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN June 2021 Update

   Greetings June 2021 MMHN Update contents:  (Click on the headings below for specific items, or scroll down for the full Update) 1. Congratulations are in order! 2. Osborne House – Naval Museum Update 3. Wind Farms – new clean energy ‘extractive’ maritime industry...

MMHN November 2021 Update

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,...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN Update April 2021 Update

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...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN Update March 2021 Update

  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...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN February 2021 Update

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City February 2021 MMHN UpdateThese 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...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN November 2020 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"...

MMHN November 2021 Update

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...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN September 2020 Update

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,...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN June/July 2020 Update

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City Greetings AllMMHN July 2020 Update  Despite the ominous signs of a second wave of COVID-19, activity within the Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network (MMHN) continues apace as we bring together our diverse maritime stakeholders -...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN May 2020 Update

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City Greetings All The May 2020 Up-Date - a little late So much has been happening around maritime heritage on-line ‘virtual’ world during COVID19 that May flew by - few of us feel that we have been ‘locked-in’ or ‘locked-out ‘ as we...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN April 2020 Update

Melbourne – A Great Maritime City Greetings AllIt's fair to say that in times past there has been a degree of negativity around Australia’s geographic remoteness, far from the centres of power and influence.  The phrase the ‘tyranny of distance’, first coined around...

MMHN November 2021 Update

MMHN March 2020 Update

Greetings All These are extraordinary, unpredictable times for us all. Bushfires, floods and now contagion! Amidst all of this, I am pleased to report as you will discover in this latest MMHN Up-date, the momentum of the Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network continues...