Newspaper Article 1987 – It’s off to sea we go

It’s off to sea we go

It was a proud day for Napier Sailing Club member Mr Lindsay Smith when his yacht left his Waiwhare farm for the sea after 7½ years in the building.

Mr Smith’s 12-metre yacht was transported to Ahuriri on Sunday, and yesterday was lifted by crane on to the slip for its mast and rigging to be fitted.

The launching will take place in the next few weeks.

The yacht is pictured being transported along the Taihape road.

Original digital file

NE19870113Its.jpg

Non-commercial use

Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 New Zealand (CC BY-NC 3.0 NZ)

This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 New Zealand (CC BY-NC 3.0 NZ).

 

Commercial Use

Copyright on this material is owned by Hawke's Bay Today and is not available for commercial use without their consent.

Format of the original

Newspaper article

Date published

13 January 1987

Publisher

The Hawke's Bay Herald-Tribune

Acknowledgements

Published with permission of Hawke's Bay Today

People

  • Lindsay Smith

Accession number

547073

Do you know something about this record?

Please note we cannot verify the accuracy of any information posted by the community.

Supporters and sponsors

We sincerely thank the following businesses and organisations for their support.