Alma Doepel AK82
AboutThe story of 1903 tall ship Alma Doepel service during WW2 in the Australian Army as part of the Army Water Transport (AWT) division of the Royal Australian Engineers (RAE).
Alma Doepel had to undergo significant modification to convert to her role as troop and supply carrier in the Army Water Transport division of the Australian Army. Learn how the Army turned “cowhands into captains in 16 days”. Learn about the vital role played by local islanders helping these inexperienced crew to navigate the shallow reefs and source fresh food and water.
BBQ Sausage Sizzle available.
Booking is recommended: https://www.trybooking.com/CGAEQ, We will accept walk ins on the day.
North Wharf Road, Docklands Victoria 3004