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Pontoon space should be for all

Pontoon space should be for all Port Lincoln Times, 17th January 2017 THE Port Lincoln City Council will ask the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure for a three month extension to the closing date of proposal requests, due on January 31, for the waterway next to the Marina Hotel. In December last year the department issued a request …

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MFV Tacoma Plan Approved

MFV Tacoma Plan Approved November 15th 2016 At last nights Port Lincoln Council DAP meeting, the Tacoma Preservation Society’s (TPS) application to build a pontoon structure within the Lincoln Cove Marina was approved. “It’s taken a lot of effort and input from a number of people, organisations and government departments and we are delighted that …

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Tacoma program raises $15,000

Tacoma program raises $15,000 Port Lincoln Times, 21st July 2016 MORE than $15,000 has been raised for local charities over the past three years through the Tacoma Preservation Society’s charity program. Secretary Leonie Sawyer said groups that had benefited from the program included Meals on Wheels, the National Servicemen’s Association, the Royal Flying Doctor Service, …

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Tacoma history shared across state

Tacoma history shared across state Port Lincoln Times, 14th June 2016 The story of Port Lincoln’s historic tuna boat, the MFV Tacoma, will be featured this weekend on SALIFE television. Presenter Briony Hume said she loved visiting Eyre Peninsula and was fascinated to learn about the Tacoma and its “surprisingly difficult and sad history” on …

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MFV Tacoma’s JAGAARD DOCK

MVF Tacoma’s JANGAARD DOCK June 3rd 2016 The Tacoma Preservation Society’s (TPS) development application for its proposed marina berth has achieved another milestone in its endeavours to gain access to the Fisherman’s Memorial site in the Marina. Following a very productive face-to-face meeting with a number of personnel from the Department of Planning, Transport and …

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MFV Tacoma applies for new home

MFV Tacoma applies for new home 11th April 2016 The Tacoma Preservation Society (TPS) has made a development application to the Port Lincoln Council to install a new pontoon structure adjacent to the Lincoln Cove Marina Fisherman’s Memorial. The application, if approved, will open up the possibility for the TPS gaining a lease of the …

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