Associations Australian Wooden Boat The Wooden Boat Association Wooden Boat Associations of Australia Festivals Australian Wooden Boat Festival - Tasmania South Australian Wooden Boat Festival Halvorsen Services Research Find A Halvo - Australian National Maritime Museum Recomended Trades
  • Jim Hessey of J & J Boat Trimming at Bobbin Head makes wonderful covers at competitive rates. 02 9457 9011
  • Michael Bartley of ‘Busted Vessels’ provides the skill behind the restoration of David & Diana Ritchie’s ‘Ku-ring-gai’. One inspection of her and you will be dialing 02 9954 7547 or 0407 469 491.
  • Russell Tyler of Cottage Point Boatshed has man- aged the repair and restoration of many fine Halvors- ens. He is a club member and is on 02 9456 3563.
  • Andrew Terry is a marine painter having revived many club members boats and works along side Rus- sell Tyler at Cottage Point. 02 9456 0576
  • Barry McIntosh, A&B Boat Canopies, can help you with your marine upholstery and cover prob- lems. He is a club member. Call him on 02 9631 1551 or 0429 631 155
  • Booker Bay Marina in Brisbane Waters has a really good slipway, is reasonably priced and has an excel- lent shipwright in Chris McRae, who specialises in wooden boats.
  • Jerry Hendry Boat Builders at Careening Cove are recommended by our retired Commodore Derek for all types of restoration and repairs. Their slip looks after ‘Silver Cloud II’ and ‘Emma’.
  • Lyons Boatshed at Cammeray specialises in the re- pair of Halvorsen Cruisers. Matt Hundelby was trained by Halvorsen’s.
  • Castlecrag Marine have a great broker in Kim Johnson. Friendly and helpful, they can sell your boat quickly and without fuss. Call 02 9958 0425.
  • Noakes at McMahons Point have every service the wooden boat owner could want and the M.D. owns ‘Pep’. Call 02 9925 0306