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Marine Surveyor

Jamie Morrison, Marine Surveyor surveys yachts, powerboats and small commercial vessels. Based on Sydney's North Shore between Sydney Harbour and Pittwater, he regularly travels the length of the East Coast and survey Australia-wide. Jamie also commutes to South East Asia, where he inspects boats in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.

Jamie has 28 years’ experience in the marine industry. In addition to marine surveying, his background features offshore racing and worldwide boat deliveries. He is a wooden boat specialist, and has repaired a wide variety of fibreglass, steel, aluminium and ferro-cement craft in 25 different countries. To draw on Jamie's survey and shipwright knowledge, please don’t hesitate to contact him at the link below.


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Fantastic sails for your wooden boat. Traditional or modern and great service too. No boat too big or too small.


Exciting range of daysailers from Swallow Boats in the UK that are built by Denman Marine in Australia

Great multihull designs from Aussie designer Mike Waller. Range of boats from 8' to 52' designed for amatuer or professional construction. I have seen Mike's plans first hand they are very detailed.

Paul Garstside - designer of beautiful boats from dinghies to ocean going yachts for sail or power.

Atkin boat plans - lots of salty ideas here

John Welsford - small boat designs

Francois Vivier - small boat designs

David Payne designs

B&B yacht designs ( Core sound 15, 17, 20 )



ATL Composites - West System epoxy manufacturer in Australia

Wooden Boat Magazine

Caledonia Yawl discussion forum

Top Woodworking Forum

Tasmanian Wooden Boat Guild

Excellent new tools and

Great pre loved tools and

Great site for info on boat building

Lovely gear for your traditional boat

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Boat Shows

Australian Wooden Boat Festival

Launceston Wooden Boat Rally

Denman Marine specialises in custom wooden boat building and repair. We utilise both traditional methods such as carvel or clinker and modern methods such as strip planking, cold molding or clinker plywood.

We can custom build to any design - for example those by Iain Oughtred, David Payne, Paul Gartside, John Welsford, Mark Bowdidge, Francois Vivier, Atkin , Bolger B&B etc.

We are sole Australian agents for Swallow Boats(UK) including the BayRaider, the Australian importer and re-seller of the world renowned Bruynzeel BS1088 Gaboon Marine Plywood (Lloyds certified), Barton Marine products (UK) and Chesapeake Light Craft (USA). 


Denman Marine Pty Ltd ATF | ABN: 54779786053 | 2888 Channel Highway Kettering, Tasmania 7155