This blog will record my progress during the construction of my first wooden boat, a Goat Island Skiff, of Michael Storer's design. It's a 15ft flat bottomed skiff, with balanced lug sail, centreboard and rudder. A pointy end and a blunt end ...
Saturday, January 16, 2010
Method 2 for not making progress: Rottnest Island
Spent a week at Rottnest Island, off the coast of Perth, WA. This is a beautiful place, and still not destroyed by over development. The famous pub "Quokka Arms" is a bit more like "McDonalds with Beer" these days, and there are security guards (groan), but the view is still there and the beer's cold.