Miscellaneous articles

Thank you Burnsco

Thank you Burnsco

Thank you Burnsco!   The wonderful people at Burnsco Opua have donated and discounted brand new lifejackets for our trainees to use on the ship. Nick, the Burnsco Manager has a great relationship with us, we’re only a short 5-minute walk from Burnsco and you’ll often...

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Teachers Sail 2022

Teachers Sail 2022

Last weekend, we had a special day out with our local teachers from across Northland. Teachers send us their students for our 7-day youth voyages - we couldn’t do it without them. It was great for them to experience the beauty of The Good Ship themselves - Thank you...

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New Engine Update

New Engine Update

Dear customers, partners, suppliers, Tucker whānau and supporters, By the end of this month we will have a new engine, a reconditioned gearbox and a fortified resolve. We are in the throes of a major repair; we are installing a John Deere 6068TFM50 Marine Engine M4...

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It’s getting hot in here

It’s getting hot in here

As part of our annual training to keep our kids and visitors are safe, the crew underwent firefighting training. Blasting different fire extinguishers and using fire blankets, they learned how to safely put out fires. A smoke machine was brought in to simulate a...

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