LAST CHANCE TO SEE IN­DIAN OCEAN EX­HI­BI­TION

Southern Gazette (South Perth) - - LIFESTYLE -

THE Mar­itime Mu­seum’s Trav­ellers and Traders in the In­dian Ocean ex­hi­bi­tion is in its fi­nal days.

The ex­hi­bi­tion, compiled in part­ner­ship with the Bri­tish Mu­seum, shows the role the In­dian Ocean played in WA’s his­tory and the state’s con­nec­tion with the rest of the world.

More than 100 items are on dis­play, 24 of which have never been seen in Aus­tralia.

The col­lec­tion in­cludes the Dirk Har­tog Dish, the old­est known Euro­pean ob­ject found on Australian soil.

Trav­ellers and Traders is at the WA Mar­itime Mu­seum un­til April 23.

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