huon pine


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Tasmanian timber tree with yellow aromatic wavy-grained wood used for carving and ship building

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In the instance of Their Lips Met, the hand-polished surfaces of her slip-cast porcelain cups, once released from their Huon pine box, sit so closely together as if magnetically attracted but not quite touching--the space that hovers between the two as powerful as the forms that created it.
The huon pine grows only in Tasmania and has achieved something of a cult status.
New owner Kraig Carlstrom was unable to save her, so instead engaged Cygnet boatbuilders Michael Wilson and Warren Innes to copy her flowing lines for a replica in Huon pine.
In 2017, the latest sailors to have reached that notable (sea) milestone in the sport will have their names engraved on the beautiful Huon Pine map of Tasmania in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA), which honours those that have reached their 25 Hobart milestone.
Later in 2016, the latest sailors to have reached that notable (sea) milestone in the sport will have their names engraved on the beautiful Huon Pine map of Tasmania in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) that celebrates reaching the 25 Hobart milestone.
Nick Cassim skippered the Robert Clark-designed, Lolita to victory almost a minute clear of Carl Sriber on board S&S 37, Suraya, a unique Tasmanian-built Huon Pine masterpiece.
The half model of JBW mounted on a Huon pine plaque handcrafted by Tasmanian, Ron Bugg, is a reminder of Winning's generosity in loaning JBW for the purpose of the Radio Relay vessel for the past 10 years.
They will join 109 other yachtsmen who have competed in the ocean classic at least 25 times and will have their names engraved on the beautiful Huon Pine map of Tasmania that celebrates reaching the 25 Hobart milestone.
The CYCA board was very much behind the project and arranged the hanging of the beautiful Huon pine plaque it donated, to be hung at the naming ceremony in the corner of the Coasters Retreat.
Walker, together with: John Woodford and David Hodgson (JBW), Gavin Gourlay and Peter Fletcher (Chutzpah), Larry Jamieson (Ragamuffin), Peter Inchbold (Wild Rose); Robert Moore (Copernicus), Julian Freeman (Shogun), Damian Parkes (Duende) and Greg Johnston (Vamp), now join 87 sailors who have their name on the beautiful Huon Pine Map of Tasmania honour board.
Crafoord, a renowned navigator, had the added distinction of being only the third ever father and son duo (with dad Max having completed 30 races) to be immortalised on the beautiful Huon Pine map of Tasmania that hangs in pride of place at the CYCA in Sydney.
Sean Langman will sail his 9-metre Huon pine gaff-rigged Maluku to Hobart this year, but is better known as a high-speed racer.