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  1. BRISBANE STAR

    BRISBANE STAR

    8/3/1947 From left Ellerman Lines City of Eastbourne Blue Star's Brisbane Star still with damaged bow from the 8/1942 convoy to Malta. Union SS Co's Waipiata is departing. Three years later she was nearly sunk at Weelington by Shaw Savill's Taranaki
  2. NEW CENTURY at BLUFF 2

    NEW CENTURY at BLUFF 2

    just after midnight 1/1/2000 fireworks display from barge Tikore
  3. NEW CENTURY at BLUFF

    NEW CENTURY at BLUFF

    just after midnight 1/1/2000 Fireworks display from barge Tikore
  4. Port of Bluff

    Port of Bluff

    8/4/2010
  5. Port of Bluff

    Port of Bluff

    8/4/2010 MSC Nederland arriving with Tiwai Point at Tiwai Wharf.
  6. STIRLING POINT-BLUFF 21st Century arrives

    STIRLING POINT-BLUFF 21st Century arrives

    1/1/2000 Sunrise and a new century.
  7. ALLTRANS

    ALLTRANS

    Bluff NZ 25/4/2001 Fellow member Dave Edge who is editor for the Bluff Portsider wanted a photo of an Australian ship with mixed NZ/Australian crew passing our war memorial on Anzac Day. A simple request was much harder than normal due to the photographer drinking since the dawn parade !
  8. PORT OF BLUFF Island Harbour

    PORT OF BLUFF Island Harbour

    3rd of December 1960 and the official opening of the extension to the port of Bluff named the island harbour. HMNZS Lachlan at No1 to the left and New Zealand Star at No3 to the right. Scan permission Bluff Maritime Museum-photo SHB Official
  9. INCORRECT SPEED

    INCORRECT SPEED

    Taken from Bluff NZ pilot boat Takitimu 2 2009. A slight increase in speed can lead to trouble, however soon fixed without any problems. The farm manager to the left got a real lift out of it ! but no unscheduled swim. San Hauraki towing fish pens out of Bluff for Stewart Island. Definately a wea
  10. CORRECT SPEED

    CORRECT SPEED

    Taken from Bluff NZ pilot boat Takitimu 2 2009. San Hauraki towing fish pens out of Bluff for Stewart Island. Definatley a weather sensitive tow !
  11. PILOT BOARDING

    PILOT BOARDING

    Taken on Bluff NZ pilot boat Takitimu 2 2009. Waiting for the boat to lift. The pilot is the late Paul Christiansen
  12. SHOWTIME

    SHOWTIME

    Showtime for the photographer. Taken on Bluff NZ pilot boat Takitimu 2 alongside Weaver Arrow 2009. The pilot is the late Paul Christiansen
  13. HANGING ABOUT

    HANGING ABOUT

    Another day at the office for fellow member and pilot Dave Edge. He is boarding the Woodchip carrier Glorious Maple 2008
  14. GOING ALONGSIDE

    GOING ALONGSIDE

    Bluff NZ pilot vessel Takitimu 11 going alongside MSC SANTHYA to take off pilot. 2009.
  15. GLOBAL BAY

    GLOBAL BAY

    Bluff 12/12/2009 Global Bay arriving to load scrap. Tugs Monowai and Hauroko waiting to assist berthing.
  16. GLOBAL BAY

    GLOBAL BAY

    Bluff 12/12/2009
  17. BLUFF HARBOUR

    BLUFF HARBOUR

    Taken from Bluff Hill 11/12/2006 From left to right Tug Hauroko Chemical Tanker Stolt Acacia ex Stolt Australia Bulk Carrier Alltrans ex TNT Alltrans
  18. LORD AUCKLAND-Bluff syncrolift

    LORD AUCKLAND-Bluff syncrolift

    Bluff NZ largest vessel to use the Syncorlift to date.
  19. BLUFF 1983

    BLUFF 1983

    11/4/1983 From left Rayna at Tiwai Wharf Manaar ex Port Chalmers Monowai Taisei Maru No 87 Koyo Maru No 2 Sunny Pine Anastasis ex Victoria Olympian Reefer ex Wild Auk Baron Kinnaird Amokura
  20. BLUFF 1973

    BLUFF 1973

    19/4/1973 From left Port Brisbane Hauroko,Awarua Sachenstein,Zelande Karepo
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