Story: Blake, Peter James

Boats for Blake, 2001

Boats for Blake, 2001

On the day of the memorial service for Peter Blake, held at the Auckland Domain on 23 December 2001, around 8,000 yachts and boats sailed on the Waitematā Harbour in a moving tribute from fellow Auckland yachties.

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Stephanie Gibson. 'Blake, Peter James', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6b1/blake-peter-james/page-4 (accessed 19 April 2019)