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Recent Announcements

  • Auditor's Report The auditor has approved the books prepared by our treasurer Rod Macfarlan, and his report can be viewed at . Other documents for the AGM (22nd September ...
    Posted by Posts Editor
  • Book launch 3pm Saturday 25th Our own Jane Johnson and Jill Bruce invite you to the launch of their new book 'A Seahorse Story' at the Bowmont: flyer attached:
    Posted by Posts Editor
  • Learn to make oars and spars at the Wooden Boat Centre From their newsletter:'We have our Oars and Spars Course running  from October 1 to October 4 .  Come along and learn the technique for oar and/or spar construction.  Course ...
    Posted Aug 17, 2018, 6:57 AM by Posts Editor
  • Paul Cullen coming to tea September 3rd For those who don't know, Paul is the manager of the Australian Wooden Boat Festival and an old friend of the LBT.   He is coming down 'to bring members ...
    Posted Aug 17, 2018, 6:24 AM by Posts Editor
  • Draft minutes for August committee meeting Get 'em at
    Posted Aug 17, 2018, 3:57 AM by Posts Editor
  • tn19 – help get the word out Planning is well underway for the next tawe nunnugah Raid (30 January to 8 February 2019). The biennial Raid is the LBT’s main fund raising activity - it keeps the ...
    Posted Aug 12, 2018, 12:37 AM by Martin Riddle
  • Vale Andrew Nicholls The LBT has lost a good friend in Andrew.   On many long expeditions, particularly Tawe Nunnugah, Andrew in his beautiful old gentleman's cruiser 'Tuna'  was a very reassuring presence ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2018, 2:34 PM by Posts Editor
  • On the Water Program Organisation for our schools program has been quietly happening in the background, and we now have a core group of organisers and a schedule from Huonville Primary.  We will take ...
    Posted Aug 10, 2018, 3:55 PM by Richard Forster
  • From stump to ship For those of us with boat building fantasies (don't we all) Geoff Steer points us to the 'Acorn to Arabella' project:  'We are building a 38’ sailboat from stump ...
    Posted Aug 10, 2018, 3:29 PM by Posts Editor
  • Wooden Boat Centre News Get the latest at  Find out about everything from extra power on the wharf to a course on building an Oughtred 'Puffin'. 
    Posted Aug 5, 2018, 3:07 AM by Posts Editor
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