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  1. Picton From The Air

    Picton From The Air

    In port are Straitsman II and Arahura and plenty of yachts. Waikawa Bay is to the NE of Picton.
  2. Mid winter morning departure

    Mid winter morning departure

    MV T Prime ex TPX Prime about to depart from Waimahara Wharf, Picton 8 June 2014 for Korea. Photo Dianna Robjohn.
  3. Dawn Princess Picton NZ 7 Feb 2011.

    Dawn Princess Picton NZ 7 Feb 2011.

    Claimed by the Captain to be the largest ship to go alongside at Picton. The cruise was diverted there after reported bad weather in the South of South Island.
  4. ARATERE

    ARATERE

    Aratere outbound Picton 18 Jan 2011
  5. Motorised barge Brandy Wine

    Motorised barge Brandy Wine

    One of two barges to carry windmill parts from Picton across Cook Strait to Otaranga Bay.
  6. Sampogracht

    Sampogracht

    Sampogracht at Picton 8/11/08. Unloading blades and turbines from Europe for wind farm at Makara. The two tanks on deck are acid tanks for New Caledonia
  7. PICTON

    PICTON

    PICTON NZ IT WAS A BONNY PLACE
  8. Rail ferry ARAHANGA

    Rail ferry ARAHANGA

    Arahanga clearing Diefenbach Point enroute from Picton to Wellington via Tory Channel. Viewed from above the port bridge wing about 1992
  9. FV Galatea II

    FV Galatea II

    Seen here in Tory Channel taking a load of Hoki into Picton from Cook Strait in about 1991
  10. FV Tasman Explorer

    FV Tasman Explorer

    Seen here in Tory Channel taking a load of Hoki into Picton from Cook Strait in about 1991
  11. Charles Lykes

    Charles Lykes

    At Picton, New Zealand In the late 70s or early 80s. Very unusual to see a Lykes vessel in NZ let alone at such a small port as Picton. Note the yacht on the foredeck.
  12. ARAHANGA Purser

    ARAHANGA Purser

    Purser Graham Wagstaff prepares to begin his loading duties at Picton. Early 90s
  13. Fairstar at Picton

    Fairstar at Picton

    Fairstar berthing at Picton, New Zealand in the 70s
  14. Straitsman

    Straitsman

    Straitsman in her early days on the NZ coast. Seen here in the Marlborough sounds bound to Picton.
  15. Royal Viking Star

    Royal Viking Star

    Taken after she departed Picton in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand in the late 80s. As seen from Rail Ferry Arahura.
  16. Maxim Gorki

    Maxim Gorki

    Maxim Gorki at Picton New Zealand in the late 80s I think.
  17. Southern Hemisphere Port = Picton

    Southern Hemisphere Port = Picton

    I took this photo of a very nice harbour, down in the Southern Hemisphere in 1974/6. Can anybody guess where it is????
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