Neriedes: Video from the launch

The Floating Classroom Academy posted an updated video presentation which includes footage from the Nereides launch – view it below:

Floating Classroom Academy from Invesure Productions on Vimeo.

Nereides Cruising Ketch launch this Saturday (launched!)

We’re excited to announce that Johnson Yachts International Limited and The Floating Classroom Trust will be launching Nereides, a Classic 52ft cruising Ketch designed by William Garden –  originally launched in 1969  and newly rebuilt by Johnson Yachts International.

 The Floating Classroom Academy will form part of this launch Taking place on the 25th of August at Pine Harbour Marina, Auckland. Peta satelit dunia The event will be attended by dignitaries from the Marine, Business and Education communities and also the advisors, associates and donors that added their resources to enable this project milestone.

Public viewing of the Neredies launch will take place in the early afternoon.

Nereides – delivered and ready for refitting

Photos of Nereides arrival at Johnson Yachts, ready to be restored to her classic condition  – from 2011.

Click the thumbnails for larger images. . . pdf online .