Due to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout Australia and the resulting restrictions imposed by the Federal and State governments, Polly Woodside has been temporarily closed until further notice. We will keep you up to date any developments and please stay safe.
Polly Woodside is a preserved iron-hulled sailing vessel; initially built in Belfast and launched in 1885. The presence of Polly Woodside is a central feature of the South Wharf area.
William J. Woodside was the designer of this ship; the name of the ship also shares the designer’s last name.
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During its long lifespan, Polly Woodside travelled 1.5 million miles and circumnavigated the world 17 times. This popular tall ship represents the maritime heritage of the nation. You’ll get a hint of Australia’s rich maritime history and the significance of such ships.
Step aboard and explore this maritime museum; offering an array of exhibits, displays and events. A guided tour on the ship will take you across the ship and its most popular areas. You can experience the sounds, sights, and sensations that you would encounter on a real tall ship. There is a motion room where you can experience all these.
Step back in time and learn more about what it was like taking a voyage in the early 1900s. Your experience on this century-old ship will indeed be a memorable one.
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