Historical Timber Ferries

A look back in time – the Elvina and the Curlew

The Elvina, 1984The Elvina near Church Point, 1976The Elvina at Church Point, c1990The Curlew, 1983The Curlew at Church Point, 1969A rainy day in Pittwater: the Curlew 1986The Curlew approaches Tennis Court Wharf, Scotland Island, 1984Ferry wars: the Curlew passes the Promote, Pittwater 1970's
The Church Point timber ferries have a rich history dating back to the 1920’s. Read more: see Tales of the Elvina, and Tales of the Curlew.

(Photos courtesy of ferry historian Graeme Andrews.)