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Piner’s Punts

Piner’s punts are a uniquely Tasmanian small boat, built to get men and equipment into the forests of the south and west coasts of Tasmania.

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Zumbo

Well it seems like forever since we all saw each other at the Bass Strait Maritime Museum. Jaydeyn and Sarah are doing a wonderful job

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Diving Suit

Viable diving equipment was developed by an Englishman, John Lethbridge, during the 18th century.  These old-fashioned diving suits, often made of canvas and rubber as