Overlooking the Indian Ocean, the WA Museum in Geraldton celebrates the rich heritage of the land, sea and people of the Mid-West region.

Enjoy a guided tour through the stories from four major early shipwrecks located in the region, the Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zuytdorp, and Zeewijk or learn more about the discovery of HMAS Sydney (II), the pride of the fleet.

Discover ancient landforms, Yamaji history and culture, and the region’s natural landscapes and marine environment. Find out how more recent European exploration and settlement has developed the Mid-West including the agriculture, fishing, mining and science industries.

Open daily from 9.30 am – 4.00 pm (except 25 April, 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm). Closed 25-26 December, 1 January and Good Friday.

Entry is free (suggested donation $5).

Photo: jackoscage (CC BY 2.0)