Hout Bay rescue boat refit complete:

Hout Bay’s 10 metre Brede, Nadine Gordimer, is back in the water after a complete refit at Treetops Marine. She has new engines, new electrical and fuel systems and a complete respray. Her sea trials and final paper work will be completed and she should be back on station this weekend.

Operations Director Mark Hughes took some pictures :

Nadine Gordimer leaving Treetops Marine.

Nadine Gordimer leaving Treetops Marine.



... arriving at Royal Cape Yacht Club.

… arriving at Royal Cape Yacht Club.





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4 Responses to “Hout Bay rescue boat refit complete:”

  1. Brad Geyser Retired Statcom Station 8
    20. Feb, 2013 at 10:12 #


  2. Nico Prinsloo
    20. Feb, 2013 at 10:57 #

    Beautiful and hope she will be successful after refit.

  3. Steven Douglas
    23. Feb, 2013 at 13:39 #

    Wow!! She looks brand new!! Best of luck to all who crew her…

  4. Patrick Binda
    26. Apr, 2013 at 17:03 #

    We wish the Nadine Gordimer and it’s crew safe journeys and may there always be water under her keel.

    Your friens from the Sea Rescue Team Pfäffikon / Switzerland

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