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September 30, 2015

Tasmanian Maritime Heritage Seminar

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Hobart to host Maritime Heritage Event in December 2015 [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] The Australian Register of Historic Vessels (ARHV) in conjunction with the Maritime Museum of Tasmania […]
September 15, 2015

Why I keep my boat at…..

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Prince of Wales Bay Marina: Peter Higgs Peter Higgs is a Hobart boat owner and wooden boat enthusiast. He’s on the Wooden Boat Guild committee, […]
September 15, 2015

Windeward Bound Needs a Mate!

The Windeward Bound Trust is very excited to announce a new, full-time, salaried position of First Mate aboard the brigantine Windeward Bound. This non-liveaboard position offers […]
August 31, 2015

Utiekah III

Enjoy dreaming about your next wooden boat? Of course you do, we all do. Even if you have just sold your pocket-draining, time-consuming endlessly demanding boat […]
August 26, 2015

La Chaloupe – The Mystery of a Lost Boat

A single phone call in Southern Tasmania started a remarkable restoration project, but it took a social visit to the MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival in […]
August 21, 2015

Now We are Sailing

A picturesque future ahead   We are sailing into exciting times. The launch of the Australian Wooden Boat Festival’s (AWBF), News Blog, gives us many more opportunities […]
August 19, 2015

Sail Amsterdam

This has to be the Grandaddy of all maritime festivals:  Sail Amsterdam, and AWBF was there with our favourite media wizard, Daryl Peebles and partner Elsje Steen, joining the festivities […]
August 10, 2015
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Tasmania’s Timber Heritage

Tasmania’s Timber Heritage Tasmania is indeed blessed with a unique set of fine timbers: Huon Pine, Celery Top and King Billy Pine have all become highly […]
August 6, 2015

Marinas: Why Tasmania ?

Marinas and marina berths are a scarce commodity in mainland Australian cities and long waiting lists are a fact of life. Keeping a boat in Tasmania […]