Wakanui & Rakanoa – Two classics we don’t see a lot of
The older photos were taken by Gwenyth Herbert from aboard Kotanui. I understand that in the photos Wakanui was only a year old.
Can anyone supply more details on Wakanui?
Harold Kidd Input
According to Salthouses’ records WAKANUI was commissioned by S.G. “Nobby” Clark in 1967. According to Nobby she was finished and launched in early 1968.Bob Salthouse was responsible for her design.
10-01-2016 photo of Wakanui at Great Barrier Island ex Pam Cundy