Attending this event?
Back To Schedule
Friday, September 9 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Rebuilding John Alden's Mistral II

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Jon will talk about the rebuild of Mistral II. She is a 1922 classic yacht designed by John Alden in the US as design 145. She was built by Wattie Ford jr in Sydney. She 63 ft plus bowsprit and bumpkin by 15 ft and displaces just over 36 tons.

avatar for Jon Simpson

Jon Simpson

Sydney Heritage Fleet
I grew up sailing from mudbank to mudbank in the Thames estuary before joining my first shipping company at fifteen and completing a marine engineering apprenticeship with the New Zealand Shipping Co at twenty. Following a long career managing student volunteer activities in UK, Australia... Read More →

Friday September 9, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm PDT
Discovery Stage