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Name: Elliott, Robin
Role: Author (of NZMI article)
Abstract: Author of article published 2000

Source: Boating New Zealand September 2000 Number 169   Pages 58 - 60
Title:Vintage viewpoint : Wilkie the original Mr Yachting Part 4 - Bastion Point and the final years
Article Abstract:The building of the Tamaki Yacht Club clubhouse and the boom in the clubs membership and activity; part played by Wilkie and yachting in Michael Joseph Savage's funeral; effect of war in reducing yachting activity. Wilkie turned to trading in yachts. Revival from 1947and Wilkie's retirement as commodore but still involved in administration and cruising till his death in 1954. Memorial trophy.

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