Month: June 2018

Snippets from latest reports

At the AGM of the Seafarers Centre on 10 June 2018, various reports were received. Amongst them: In 2017 … … 1199 ships visited Auckland (112 bulk carriers, 667 container ships, 101 passenger ships, 62 general cargo ships, 184 vehicle carriers, 8 research vessels, 30 reefers, 28 tankers).  872 of these ships were visited by […]

50 years’ service to seafarers recognised

At its AGM on Sunday 10 June, the Chairman of the Centre, Captain Chris Barradale, recognised 50 years of service as a volunteer at the centre of GAIL CARRAN. Gail, from Devonport on Auckland’s North Shore,  received the warm congratulations of the members present. “I have so many memories of special people I have volunteered […]