Project Category: Boatbuilding

Piners’ Punt Gordon

Piners' Punt Gordon Gordon was a donation to the Wooden Boat Guild from Launceston in February, 2010. The measurements are: Length: 15'1" (4.6m) Beam: 4'9" (1.44m). The punt had been in Laurie Harris’ ownership for about 30 years and is believed to have been built in the 1920 or 1930s. Its history is sparse, although…
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Tee Poo Kana

Tee Poo Kana is a replica of a traditional Tasmanian Piners' Punt. These punts were used by timber harvesters to carry goods and people up Tasmania's rocky rivers, in search of Huon and King Billy pines. [caption id="attachment_2169" align="alignnone" width="601"] Tee Poo Kana's lines[/caption] The Wooden Boat Guild of Tasmania Inc. was formed in 1994…
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