About me

Born into a family of seafarers going back 2 generations, in Geelong Australia in 1958, I followed my father’s and grandfather’s footsteps, going to sea at 21 years of age. Sailing as a marine engineer on commercial ships, offshore supply vessels and superyachts, internationally. The only office job worked was also marine related, employed as a project engineer in the design and installation of propulsion systems for naval ships, at MTU in Germany. Before moving on to follow my own dreams – building my own boats, large and small…


Tim Weston Boats

This website is all about boats, home boat building and other DIY projects.  A place for the do it yourself builder and anyone interested in boats and making things.

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