Boatbuilding & Restoration

This site will help you decide if Abernethy & Gaudin Boatbuilders ltd is a good fit for you and your boat. As you deciding on a yard to restore, renovate, re-power, build or re-build your boat. Our customers are our friends and we welcome you to discuss your ideas with us.


  • Abernethy & Gaudin Boatbuilders Ltd. are restorers and builders of fine wooden craft. Sail power or rowing vessels From 6-120 feet. Classic boats from Victoria, Vancouver, Seattle and beyond have been carefully built and restored at the Vancouver Island location.

  • A&G customers have confidence in their experience and often are rewarded with the the envy of other boaters. This shop offers a friendly knowledge sharing environment.

  • The focus of A&G is primarily wood construction, yet offers all other services such as Mechanical, Welding, Interior, Plumbing, VARNISH, RESTORATION and Electrical.

  • Transport of any vessel from any location can be arranged by land or water.






Victoria Classic Boat Festival Awards:
Best Tender
Best Pulling Boat
Best Replica
Best Restoration
Best Overall Power
Best Overall Sail
Best Work Boat
Best Motor Sailor

2019 Classic Boat Magazine Winner:
Best Restoration for Carlotta 1899