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12 Day Rd
Rockingham, WA, 6168

0423 284502

With over 20 years experience in wooden boat building and repair Tony O'Connor is pleased to discuss any aspect of Wooden boat construction mast and spar construction and repair as well as outfitting boats of all construction methods with boat owners in Perth Western Australia.

Tony is  also available to cut CNC parts to order for customers.

Tony is also delighted to be the Australian builder for Francois Viviers gaff yawl Jewell design and is the authorised  supplier of cnc kits for Jewell ,and will be happy to supply complete or partial  kits for other Vivier designs to  costumers requirements



Generations of traditional wooden boat building.

The O'Connor family have been carpenters and boatbuilders buiding traditional Shannon River punts at CastleConnell on the river Shannon in the west of Ireland  since the mid 1800's

Tony O'Connor originally graduated from University College Dublin  in 1986 with a BSc in Physics and Mathematics.

Whilst working in London in 1988 he started to attend night classes in boatbuilding tutored by Jamie Clay and in 1990 he left his job in communications and  retrained at the International Boatbuilding Training Centre in Lowestoft. 

Since 1991 he has worked as a wooden boatbuilder and custom cabinetmaker in England, Ireland and now  in Perth West Australia.

Tony is the former Membership Secretary of the Old Gaffers Association in Western Australia and regularly sails with the C - Fleet of trailer sailer boats.

Wooden boat kits in Australia

Restoration and repair of wooden boats in Western Australia

O'Connor Wooden Boats. Unit 4, 12 Day rd. East Rockingham. 6168 Western Australia. Phone 08 95921826. 

Mobile 0423 284502