Get ready for the 2020 Classic & Wooden Boat Festival - set to be even bigger and better than ever!

Interested in registering your vessel or model boat for the 2020 Classic and Wooden Boat Festival? Or interested in performing at the event? Click below to register your details.

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Hosted by the Australian National Maritime Museum, CWBF 2020 will run over three days (1 - 3 May) celebrating the beauty and diversity of Australia’s best heritage vessels and their craftspeople. 

Don't miss out on the fun experienced by more than 33,000 people who enjoyed the Classic & Wooden Boat Festival at the museum in 2018.

Over 140 vessels were on display at the museum including yachts, skiffs, Halvorsens, classic speedboats, steam launches, tugboats, whalers and navy workboats from all around Australia.

2020 Festival Highlights:

  • Over 150 classic boats on display
  • Food, market & trade stalls
  • Demonstrations, competitions & workshops
  • Festival entertainment
  • Kids & family activities
  • Darling Harbour cruises
  • Symposium and curated talks
  • Quick n Dirty boat building competitions
  • Shipwrights Village
  • Plus much more!

2020 Classic & Wooden Boat Festival brought to you by...

 Norglass Paints     Bendigo Bank    Classic Boat Supplies    


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