GM Log

November 14, 2019

Paul the Younger Takes the Helm…

Hello there, Australian Wooden Boat Festival diehards. This is Paul the Younger with my first log entry. It’s been a whirlwind two months of collecting ideas, […]
August 26, 2019

GM’s Log – August/September 2019

Well, we’ve sent off our submission to the Tasmanian Tourism Awards for AWBF 2019 and that’s a major pile of work off the desk.  Running to […]
July 5, 2019

GM’s Log – July 2019

We are currently putting the finishing touches on our submission for the Tasmanian Tourism Awards, due to be announced in November of this year.  The awards […]
March 26, 2019

GM’s Log – April 2019

The snowstorm of paperwork that follows the MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival (invoices, accounts, reports and feedback) has begun to clear a little and we are […]
January 28, 2019

GM’s Log – January/February 2019

If the MyState Bank Australian Wooden Boat Festival was a tugboat, right now the throttle would be wide open, the towline tight and the windows rattling […]
November 30, 2018

GM’s Log November/December 2018

We are sometimes asked: The Wooden Boat Festival is four days long, once every two years, right?  So what do you do all the rest of […]
October 7, 2018

GM’s Log – October 2018

It’s great to see a swell of support coming in late (this is Tasmania, after all, and we do tend to sprint towards the finish) with […]
September 2, 2018

GM’s Log – September 2018

If you were out and about on the Hobart waterfront on the first weekend in August, you would have seen a lot of familiar faces from […]
June 15, 2018

GM’s Log – July 2018

We are well into Hobart festival season now, something that would have been pretty unthinkable just a few years ago. Back in 2001, the only sign […]