Wooden Boat Centrehas been established in Russell offering courses & instruction...

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Wooden Boat Centrehas been established in Russell offering courses & instruction on traditional boatbuilding.

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Northern News, 27th January 2016. Adventure for Good along with Wood2Water have founded the Wooden Boat Centre in Russell offering courses & instruction on traditional boatbuilding. To kick start the centre, WBC has brought legendary Norwegian boatbuilder Ulf Mikalsen to NZ.Mikalsen will help construct one of Norway's most popular traditional small, wooden boats. Sharing Mikalsen's techniques will be Kerikeri boatbuilder John Clode who will be running boatbuilding courses later in the Spring.Once complete a lecture & presentation will take place at the Duke of Marlborough. For viewing the project until mid February contact: jamie@afgcentres.org.

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