Paul Stephanus

August 14, 2020

2021 Festival Not Proceeding

On August 14th, 2020 we issued a media release announcing that the 2021 Australian Wooden Boat Festival will not be proceeding. This has been an incredibly […]
June 29, 2020

Noisy Boatyard Short Courses

Short Courses at the 2021 Festival An exciting new program of short Boating Associated Courses is to be introduced during next year’s Australian Wooden Boat Festival.  The Wooden Boat Centre in Franklin has an […]
May 21, 2020

The Australian Surfboat

— By Kim Marsh History and Development Australian surfboats evolved from whaling longboats and pilot boats built during the nineteenth century for rough sea conditions and […]