For all general enquiries please use the details below.

Phone: 08 8207 6255
Fax: 08 8207 6266
Post: 126 Lipson Street, Port Adelaide, South Australia 5015

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For media enquiries or to arrange an interview, please contact Kristy Rebbeck, Marketing, Communications & Partnerships Manager on 8203 9869.


Paul is the Director of the South Australian Maritime Museum as well as the Director of the National Motor Museum in Birdwood. He is focused on the strategic direction of the Museums and manages Museum staff, volunteers, collections and public programs.

Stuart manages the steam tug Yelta, police launch Archie Badenoch, and our collection of large objects including the Port Adelaide Lighthouse. He depends on the support of a crew of fifty volunteers. Stuart is qualified as a master mariner and a marine engine driver. He has a long association with the sea, working in the fishing industry. ‘I get great joy from working with the heritage vessels and playing my part in keeping them operational so that they can be enjoyed by all.’

Lindl has worked in museums in Queensland, NSW, ACT and Victoria. She manages the SA Maritime Museum’s program of changing exhibitions exploring new areas of history. Lindl also manages the Museum’s collection, how it is conserved and researched and what new artefacts are added to it. Lindl works with a wonderful crew of volunteers, particularly in caring for and researching the collection.

Adam is a cultural heritage professional with a wide range of experience. Over the past ten years he has worked as a heritage consultant for Archaeological and Heritage Management Solutions, lecturer at Flinders University and is now a curator at the South Australian Maritime Museum. An active researcher Adam has recently completed his PhD which examined issues of power and value during the 2002-2011 Port Adelaide Waterfront Redevelopment. In particular class and its impact on the production and consumption of heritage and the role of heritage experts during the development were considered. The research was funded by the Australian Research Council and industry partners; the South Australian Department of Environment and Natural Resources, the South Australian Maritime Museum and Archaeological and Heritage Management Solutions.

Chloe is an Administrative Officer who works at the front desk in reception at the Maritime Museum.

Robin works with students from Preschool to Year 12, developing and implementing rigorous education programs that align with the Australian Curriculum.

Karen manages the day to day operations of the Museum including running the exhibition building, visitor services, holiday programs and our volunteers program.