News & Events

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Major events:

Tasmania is host to a number of regular wooden boat-related events.There are significant events around Australia, too.
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Forthcoming events:

  • Gordon reconstruction project

    25th October 2018 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
    Compound on the foreshore at Battery Point slip yards in front of the Mariners Cottages.

    Working on the reconstruction of the Piners Punt 'Gordon'. A notice will be given if there is to be no work proposed.
    All welcome to attend and assist the project.

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  • Clarence Seafarers festival

    28th October 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Boardwalk Kangaroo Bay Bellerive

    The Guild has applied to have a stall and presence at the Seafarers festival. Graeme Hunt and Graeme Broxam are trip leaders. Guild members are invited to offer new items for the raffle.
    On the day Guild members will be asked to assist in setting up, attending the stall and packing up. The festival along with the Australian Wooden Boat Festival are the two principal interaction places with the public and serves to promote wooden boats and Guild membership. The Guild proposes to have the Gordon at the festival to show the restoration work in progress.
    More details later.

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  • Website subcommittee meeting

    29th October 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Cottages

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  • Gordon reconstruction project

    1st November 2018 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
    Compound on the foreshore at Battery Point slip yards in front of the Mariners Cottages.

    Working on the reconstruction of the Piners Punt 'Gordon'. A notice will be given if there is to be no work proposed.
    All welcome to attend and assist the project.

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  • Gordon reconstruction project

    8th November 2018 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
    Compound on the foreshore at Battery Point slip yards in front of the Mariners Cottages.

    Working on the reconstruction of the Piners Punt 'Gordon'. A notice will be given if there is to be no work proposed.
    All welcome to attend and assist the project.

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  • President's Dinner

    13th November 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Derwent Sailing Squadron, 23 Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay TAS 7005, Australia

    Numbers attending and menu preferences are required in early November. Please save the date.

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  • Gordon reconstruction project

    15th November 2018 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
    Compound on the foreshore at Battery Point slip yards in front of the Mariners Cottages.

    Working on the reconstruction of the Piners Punt 'Gordon'. A notice will be given if there is to be no work proposed.
    All welcome to attend and assist the project.

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  • Committee meeting

    19th November 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    42 Napoleon Street, Battery Point (Mariners Cottage)

    meeting of committee

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  • November general meeting

    19th November 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
    Mariners Cottages Battery Point

    BYO food and drink for BBQ from 18:30. General meeting at 19:30. Guest presenter to be announced.

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