Cairns Motor Boat Club Picnic 2016

    Lake Tinaroo - Far North Queensland.                 EXIT

Lake Tinaroo at 50% capacity makes a long walk to the water
Shrinking waterways and sprouting trees
Lookout for recent navigation hazards
Lake "Creepy"
All set and ready for a fun day of paddling
Gill's latest putt-putt project "Happy Feet" was successful launched
Roger's debut Steamer launch attracts a lot of attention
Hand-built engine is a credit to Roger
Final trimming while the boiler builds a good head of steam
And we are away - "Full Ahead Captain!"
100 y.o Huon Pine dinghy hits the water after a two-year reestoration
Happy to be plying the waters again - albeit a long way from home
Magic tiller extension and we're up on the plane
"Peridot" launched after a two-year restoration
"Peridot" under sail
Captain "Irene" at the helm
Captain "Linda" at the helm
Glenn enjoy's some quiet kayak time
Peter's 18 volt ship's tender
Lunchtime Queue
Camp "Cook"
Reg finds some shade for an afternoon rest