Ship Models

The Foundation holds a small but focused collection of ships models relative to early voyages to Australia.  These models include some of the earliest Dutch vessels such as the Batavia, through to the flagship of the First Fleet, the Sirius, and the ships of the great mariners of the 19th century such as Flinders, Lapérouse, Philip Parker King and others.

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