Sunset sailing

Russell Museum Fundraising sailing

Russell Museum / Te Whare Taonga o Kororāreka is having another fundraising late afternoon cruise on the good ship R Tucker Thompson. The last one two years ago  was sold out so get in early for your ticket!

$70 (plus 4% credit card fee) will earn you a welcome glass of bubbles, antipasto platters and music from Russell’s unique Old Salts Trio singing mood- raising sea shanties.  There will also be an on board auction of a couple of exciting prizes.

Date: Thursday 20 February
(Wet weather alternative Saturday 22 Feb)
Time : 4-6pm
Location : Russell Wharf
Cost : $70 +$2.80 credit card fee including antipasto and glass of bubbles

NB ticket price includes a $2.80 credit card fee

If you prefer to pay by direct credit to the museum’s bank account then the Account number is 03-0394-0019694-00, and use “RTT sail” and number of tickets as your reference. So that we have your contact details, please send a confirmation to the museum at for processing. Thank you.

Profits from the trip will be used to progress the Russell Museum Redevelopment project. The Resource Consent has been obtained, a business plan completed, Museum Standards are being worked on and final costings are imminent. This year the emphasis will be on finding the funds for this exciting project.