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APCO Engineering

APCO Engineering have been very generous to the Wooden Boat Guild of Tasmania Inc. They have hosted the Guild at their  Marine  Engineering foundry and workshops in Derwent Park for tours and demonstrations of foundry, machining and engineering practices. As well, APCO Engineering have undertaken CNC Machining, Bronze Plaque casting for Terra Linna, CNC Machining of our Model blanks and designed and conducted classes for the making of clinker Piners Punt  Models. On occasions members have been invited to CNC cut model blanks. The Guild and its members are most appreciative of the services APCO Engineering has made available. Members are encouraged to support our sponsors.

Not such a good Sail Past for Seasons Opening 2017

[caption id="attachment_3944" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Terra Linna being towed out for Sail Past[/caption] It was not such a good sail past at this Seasons Opening. Suffice to say the Terra Linna crew had a "bad sail day" but as one crew member said it was a great day on the water and the very first to…
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In the wake of the May Queen.

Members are urged to see this incredible account of  the May Queen to celebrate her 150th year on our waters. Guild members Bill Foster, Adrian Dean, John Wedd, Charles Burns and Julie Porter  together with their tall ship Rhona H all feature in the movie. Local ABC announcer Chris Wisbey does an incredible task by…
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