Looking Aloft

Many vessels, one adventure with Bytown Brigantine

Blog Posts with the category: Up Through the Hawse Pipe

2016 Banquet – Certificates & Awards

The 2016 banquet was a truly unique event, held in conjunction with the Brockville Tall Ships Festival.  We could not have held this event without a small group of very spectacular volunteers: THANK YOU! Some wonderful sponsors who supported the raffle held to raise funds for the Thomas G Fuller bursary fund included the Waterfront Grille, […]

Employment Opportunities

Bytown Brigantine Inc., a sail training organization for youth ages 12-18, offers seasonal employment opportunities for crew and office staff.   We are currently looking to fill the following shipboard positions for the 2016 season: Summer Student – Administrative & Volunteer Program Assistant Captain, Tall Ship Black Jack Mate 150, Tall Ship Fair Jeanne Please […]

2015 Training Awards

This year we had a total of 67 new trainees who joined our training vessel “Black Jack” for a total of nine, 5-day voyages, plus one mid-September voyage for the Girl Guides.  Of this group, a number of newly appointed Deckhands moved upward to the Ordinary Seaman level and, I believe, a number moved onto […]