wooden boat

November 4, 2015

The Dunalley Boat School

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Boat Builder Paccy Stronach with Dunalley Primary students Fergus, Logan and Maddy.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator color=”peacoc” border_width=”3″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In a borrowed shed at Dunalley, on the east coast of Tasmania, one man […]
November 4, 2015

AWBF General Manager’s Log – November 2015

Greetings, All Our story is always measured by the interval between Australian Wooden Boat Festivals and we mark off the months as we go.  We are […]
October 15, 2015

AWBF named finalist in the Tasmanian Tourism Awards

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival named in the 2015 Tasmanian Tourism Awards [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our favourite maritime festival has been named a finalist in the Tasmanian Tourism Awards […]
October 1, 2015

Tuna – a Classic Huon Pine Launch

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Sitting snugly in a corner berth at the Prince of Wales Bay Marina, the little motor launch TUNA looks like she belongs in the River Derwent. […]
October 1, 2015

The Long Farewell by Don Charlwood – Review

The Long Farewell by Don Charlwood is the latest in review copies to arrive at the AWBF office.  It’s a handsome 300-page softback with an excellent […]
October 1, 2015

Twenty Years On – The History of the AWBF

There are not many maritime events that have grown with the strength of the Australian Wooden Boat Festival (AWBF), from a fairly intimate social gathering in […]
October 1, 2015

AWBF General Manager’s Log – October 2015

Greetings, All. Thank you for your amazing response to the new format Australian Wooden Boat Festival News Blog.  When we opened the sign-up page and asked you […]
October 1, 2015

Classic Wooden Boat Building

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tasmanian boat builder Ned Trewartha at the Shipwright’s Village at the 2015 MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival. In a large shed on the banks of the […]
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 […]