TAFE Students win Battle of the Boat Builders

TAFE Students win Battle of the Boat Builders at Gold Coast International Boat Show

On Saturday 18 March students studying Marine Craft Construction faced off with their teachers as they built a boat from scratch and raced it across the water in a ‘best of three’ competition at the Gold Coast International Boat show held at the Coomera Marine Precinct.

7 Jul 2017

TAFE STUDENTS WIN BATTLE OF THE BOAT BUILDERS AT GOLD COAST INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW

On Saturday 18 March students studying Marine Craft Construction faced off with their teachers as they built a boat from scratch and raced it across the water in a ‘best of three’ competition at the Gold Coast International Boat show held at the Coomera Marine Precinct.

Each team was given four hours and basic boat building materials including ply, timber, screws and glue to build a boat and race it across the water.

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast General Manager, Robert Petherbridge presented the trophy to the very excited students on the main stage on Saturday afternoon.

© TAFE Queensland – Gold Coast Region 2017.
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