Ballina Naval & Maritime Museum, Ballina

4.8
The Ballina Naval & Maritime Museum is a local maritime history museum located in the town of Ballina, New South Wales in Australia. The museum explicitly houses and records the local maritime history of Ballina and the former mariners that reside in the town. The museum is located on Regatta avenue, behind the Ballina Tourist information centre. The museum is noted for maintaining in its collection one of the three Las Balsas craft and it also manages the largest naval and merchant ship model collection in Australia.
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  • There are many interesting displays and staff are friendly and helpful. You can spend a lot of time here discovering the maritime history of the area. well worth a visit.  more »
  • We had been advised by our air bnb host to visit this museum. Certainly not one that is on the main track. It did not look much from the outside, but inside opened up to an array of displays and...  more »
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  • We enjoyed so much this museum.. You can find so many curiosity about maritime an naval, sailing boat but also motor boat. From Wars and before. Also the shop is so nice.. And the receptionists so gentle and smiling... If u are around ballina... You have to go!!!
  • Run by volunteers. Needs a much bigger warehouse. Also needs more local craft content in the trinket souvenir store. Interesting balsa wood raft that came across the Pacific Ocean from South America.
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