Underwater Heritage Group New Zealand
AGM November 2016
The next AGM of NZUHG will be held at the Dargaville Museum on the weekend of 19th & 20th November, 2016 - keep this free.
Program for 2016 AGM
Saturday 19th November 2016 -
Dargaville Museum, Lighthouse Room
Non members are welcome to attend the afternoon speakers session.
9.00 - 9.30 am Registration, membership, meet and greet.
9.30 - 10.15 am AGM.
10.15 - 10.30 am Tea / Coffe break.
10.30 - 12.30 pm NZUHG "Member Projects" information exchange, current and planned projects.
Eric Gosse of MV Pegasus talks on "Vocation vs Avocation"
A variety of items recovered from the SS Wairarapa need an identification, if you are able to help please sontact us with your suggestions. Click on image to enlarge.
The Sunken Cannon
Is there a cannon lying in the shallow water off Mill Island just to the south of Russell town?
Mill Island with mill, sans wings off Russell. Circa 1866-1869. Detail from Philip Walsh, 1843-1914; Illustrated London News Dated 1869. Ref: A-436-024. Note; is very similar to a drawing by Thomas Samuel Kemp, from 1866, possibly the original drawing. Ref: B-079-001