Due to COVID 19 restrictions, the Alma Doepel musuem is closed to the public until further notice.


Dedicated Museum

To honour the war service of the Army Ketch AK82 (Alma Doepel) a dedicated museum has been established at the restoration site.

This museum includes a full replica of the living quarters of the ship in 1943, honour boards for the soldiers that served onboard along with various artefacts, information boards and a documentary.

All visitors are  welcome to attend. Opening hours are.

  • Thursday to Saturday:  10am to 4pm

‘Soldiers at Sea’ Exhibition

Supported by:



Restoration Project ‘Virtual Tours’

by Barney Meyer of “Hidden Melbourne”

2019 Tour


2016 Tour


2015 Tour