Guild activities

Calendar of events...

Upcoming events

October 2022

Tuesday 11th October

8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Mid-week walk to Wielangta

Mid-week walk to Wielangta near to Orford the walk will take 2-hour return walk. Bring cut lunch hot or cold drink. Meeting place bottom of car park at K Mart close to main road traffic lights at 8.00-8.30. Drive to Buckland service station for stretch and coffee, should be back at K Mart by 4-4.30. Trip leader David Kesson.

Monday 17th October

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Wooden Boat Guild general meeting

All members invited. We meet at the Battery Point Community Centre (52 Hampden Road, on the corner of Hampden Road and Francis Street.). Enjoy a shared meal beforehand at 6:30pm, BYO BBQ in summer Daylight Saving period, curries provided in winter for a nominal donation.

Sunday 23rd October

All Day
Shag Bay - Big Boat Day

This will possibly be changed with details being advised at the September General Meeting.

November 2022

Tuesday 8th November

8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Mid-week walk to Ross/Dinki Bar

8/11/2022: Tuesday Mid- week walk to Ross go to the Dinki brew bar, visit the class wood gift shop, grab a sweetie at the little lolly shop stroll past the ross war memorial walk over the ross bridge have lunch at one of the bakeries. Meeting place Rotary Park Granton 8.00-8.30 drive to Oatland meet at Dulverton for coffee snack and toilet. Then drive to Ross meet at BBQ area on the right-hand side of bridge leave cars go for a look around. Should be back at Rotary Park at 4-4.30. Trip leader David Kesson.

Saturday 12th November 8:00 am – Sunday 13th November 3:30 pm

Glen Derwent Bonnets Festival

Glen Derwent Festival of Bonnets in New Norfolk 12-13 of November 2022, members Liz and Rob Virtue have invited the Guild to be part of their 2022 Festival of Bonnets, a memorial for the crew and convicts (mainly female and children) aboard Neva wrecked on 13 May 1835 Neva hit a reef northwest of King Island. We need to start planning this event. Do we have some one to be the Trip Leader please? The Guild has been invited to have

a. small and model boats on the lake at the rear of Glen Derwent,

b. wooden boat display on the lawns,

c. a merchandise stall

d. run a Sausage Sizzle Bar B Q., Liz can provide 2 Bar B Q’s for this.

Members can book a room of a caravan/camper site. Phone Liz Virtue on 0427 480 057

Monday 21st November

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wooden Boat Guild general meeting

All members invited. We meet at the Battery Point Community Centre (52 Hampden Road, on the corner of Hampden Road and Francis Street.). Enjoy a shared meal beforehand at 6:30pm, BYO BBQ in summer, curries provided in winter for a nominal donation.

Recurs monthly

Thursday 24th November

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
ICT Sub Committee

Sunday 27th November

All Day
Huon Cruise in Company

December 2022

Sunday 4th December

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Christmas BBQ

Guild’s annual Christmas BBQ at Mariner’s Cottages, Battery Point.

Tuesday 13th December

9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mid-week walk to Brink Top Bushland Reserve, Richmond

Mid-week walk to Brink Top Bushland Reserve, Richmond. Bring cut lunch hot or cold drink. Meeting place bottom of car park at K Mart close to main road traffic lights 9-9.30 should be back at K Mart by 2.30-3.00 . Trip leader David Kesson.

Monday 19th December

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wooden Boat Guild general meeting

All members invited. We meet at the Battery Point Community Centre (52 Hampden Road, on the corner of Hampden Road and Francis Street.). Enjoy a shared meal beforehand at 6:30pm, BYO BBQ in summer, curries provided in winter for a nominal donation.

Recurs monthly

January 2023

Monday 16th January

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wooden Boat Guild general meeting

All members invited. We meet at the Battery Point Community Centre (52 Hampden Road, on the corner of Hampden Road and Francis Street.). Enjoy a shared meal beforehand at 6:30pm, BYO BBQ in summer, curries provided in winter for a nominal donation.

Recurs monthly

February 2023

Monday 20th February

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wooden Boat Guild general meeting

All members invited. We meet at the Battery Point Community Centre (52 Hampden Road, on the corner of Hampden Road and Francis Street.). Enjoy a shared meal beforehand at 6:30pm, BYO BBQ in summer, curries provided in winter for a nominal donation.

Recurs monthly

March 2023

Monday 20th March

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Wooden Boat Guild general meeting

All members invited. We meet at the Battery Point Community Centre (52 Hampden Road, on the corner of Hampden Road and Francis Street.). Enjoy a shared meal beforehand at 6:30pm, BYO BBQ in summer, curries provided in winter for a nominal donation.

Recurs monthly