Riwaka Channel – Marina

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RIWAKA CHANNEL – MARINA
Now I used to think the channel up the creek to Auckland’s Riverhead Hotel was narrow and shallow. Well the photos above of the Riwaka Channel take things to another level (low). To quote John Burland who took the photos – “the channel is narrow, winding and mobile”. That is an understatement.
John has pulled together a collection of photos showcasing some of the woody craft at Riwaka Marina, for those not familiar with the area, Riwaka is located between Motueka and Kaiteriteri , in NZ’s upper South Island.
John’s is very talented with a phone/camera and they will make woody Cameron Pollard’s day i.e. a lot of very practical vessels and very little varnish on display 🙂

5 thoughts on “Riwaka Channel – Marina

  1. Pingback: “The Riwaka channel….. | (Not the) Nelson Daily Photo

  2. A Woody on the slipway at Waitangi 16 Jan. No name obvious but evidently due for some much needed tlc. Any ideas?

    On Thu, 17 Jan 2019, 12:42 AM waitematawoodys.com #1 for classic wooden bo

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