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Former cargo vessel
(28th February 1968 - 1st June 1970)
Left: installing the new aerial mast on board Tiri II, February 1968
Above: Tiri II leaving Auckland Harbour
Right: Tiri II stranded on Ureti Beach, June 1968
Before her offshore radio role as home to Radio Hauraki Tiri II (Kapuni) had been a general cargo vessel.
During World War 2 she had also served as a minesweeper in the Solomon Islands and the Pacific Ocean.
Thanks to Martin van der Ven for allowing us to use some additional information from the Broadcasting Fleet section of the Offshore Radio Guide in this Gallery
Ships - The Main Fleet