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Three Masted topsail school Alma Doepel, built 1903.

Three Masted topsail school Alma Doepel, built 1903.

Seen here at Victoria Dock in Melbourne's Docklands in 2009, her sponsors are hoping the historic vessel will get support for a new life as a sail training vessel.

Happening by, my wife and I were kindly invited aboard.

Alma Doepel was used by the Australian Army's Water Transport Units during W

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Saw her several times when passing through Coffs Harbour NSW. Lovely ship, really should be restored to survey.
Cheers John
 

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Your right there John! But I notice she is still berthed stern to stern with Wattle! I guess the insurance mob are still a little concerned! Nice pic kookaburra.
 

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