Outrigger (model), Sulawesi, Indonesia
For at least three centuries, Indonesian seafarers and traders
have sailed outriggers over open sea and along the often
treacherous coasts of southwestern Asia and northern Australia.
courtesy of Eugene Ammarell
Ocean Planet Exhibition Floorplan
- Visit the Bishop Museum's Exhibition The Hawai`iloa and its Voyage: A
voyage in cultural knowledge and awareness, Hawai`iloa celebrates the magnificent achievements of seafaring Hawaiians, past and present.
- Polynesian Voyaging Society has wonderful information about Polynesian navigation techniques and much more
gene carl feldman (firstname.lastname@example.org) (301) 286-9428
Judith Gradwohl, Smithsonian Institution (Curator/Ocean Planet)