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New Financial Year Calendar – Available Now for the First Time

Written by commodore
Wednesday, 6 Jun 2018
halvorsen club calendar

financial year calendar

2018 Calendar Launched

Written by commodore
Thursday, 23 Nov 2017

Own a piece of Halvorsen History

Written by commodore
Thursday, 23 Nov 2017

Halvorsen History

ANMM Wooden Boat Festival – Expressions of Interest

Written by commodore
Friday, 8 Sep 2017


You are cordially invited to submit an Expression of Interest to display your vessel at the 2018 Classic & Wooden Boat Festival

The 2018 CWBF will be hosted by the Australian National Maritime Museum on 13-15 April 2018. The closing date for Expressions Of Interest (EOI) is Friday 17 November 2017.

Registration is a Two Step Process
Step One: Lodge your EOI
Your application will be reviewed. If successful, you can then register.
Step Two: Register your Vessel 
Which will complete the process of having your classic or wooden vessel become part of the 2018 festival.

Step One begins today:

Click here to lodge your Expression of Interest
We will send you an acknowledgement email within 2 working days of receipt of your EOI application. Successful applicants will be contacted after review.

Alana Sharp
Project Manager
Classic & Wooden Boat Festival 2018


📷: The Akarana in Sydney Harbour, by Andrew Frolows

P.S. Please note that we are continuing to pursue sponsorship opportunities that will allow us to align the current Cockle Bay berthing fees to the ANMM berthing fees. If further sponsorship can be established, berthing fees for those at Cockle Bay Marina will be reduced.

Christmas Party – 2016 Details Announced

Written by commodore
Thursday, 17 Nov 2016


2017 Halvorsen Club Calendar

Written by commodore
Wednesday, 2 Nov 2016


Looking for that perfect Christmas gift….
Well the 2017 Halvorsen Club Calendar
will be available this weekend at the
RMYC Timber Boat Festival
on the 5th & 6th November at Newport.
Or just
Contact Di Woodward on…… 0417 213 533 or
Email: diwoodwa’at’
Cost $25 + postage


2016 Halvorsen Club Calendars Available now

Written by commodore
Thursday, 5 Nov 2015


The Halvorsen Club 2015 Calendar’s

Written by commodore
Friday, 21 Nov 2014

Halvorsen Club Calendars 2014

Pittwater Raft-Up 27th & 28th September, 2014

Written by commodore
Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014



Pittwater is the location but exactly where is yet to be confirmed….
Choices will be between Towlers Bay
OR The Basin
But it will depend on the weather & wind direction.
So because of this the decision will probably only be made a day or so before.
Keep your mobiles on hand for any last minute changes.
The weekend is totally BYO
For more info or to RSVP …
Please phone Di Woodward on 9652-1629 or 0417 213 533 by Tuesday 23rd September. (Email
Please include your mobile number to ensure you get any updates that there are.

Hanuka’s Launch Day

Written by commodore
Monday, 16 May 2011

Interested in restoring a Halvo. Have a look at Gary Dibley’s great forum post on Hanuka’s Launch Day

Images by Alisa Krey for Jan/Feb 2011 edition on Wooden Boat Magazine for a feature article written by John Little













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