Come and celebrate the beauty and diversity of Australia’s heritage vessels and meet their craftspeople at the Classic & Wooden Boat Festival, daily 10-5, April 13–15.
More than 100 vessels will be on display at the Australian National Maritime Museum and Cockle Bay Marina including Halvorsens, yachts and skiffs, classic speedboats, steam launches, tug boats, whalers and Navy workboats from all around Australia, as well as tall ship JAMES CRAIG and Edwardian superstars SY ENA and HURRICA V.
Enjoy free entertainment over the whole weekend including live music, street magic, maritime demonstrations, harbour cruises, and kids' activities. There's markets, food trucks, an art exhibition, a boatbuilding competition, and much more. Join in the fun and discover a hand-crafted, hand-polished world where craftsmanship still reigns supreme.