Master Mariners, members of the seafarers’ unions, Seafarers Centre Board members and volunteers, friends and supporters gathered at the Auckland Seafarers Centre on 10 April 2018 to remember those whose lives were lost in the foundering of TEV WAHINE on 10 April 1968.

The service was lead by the Centre’s chaplains and was followed by morning tea, over which many yarns were swapped.

Rev Khaw Cheng Cheen, Mission to Seafarers Chaplain,  leads the service


Major David Millar, Sailors’ Society Port Chaplain, brings the address


















2018 Also marks the 50th anniversary of the loss of MV MARANUI.

A commemorative service will be held at the Seafarers centre on 13 June commencing at 11.30am