Sun Jun 24 7:51 2018 NZST
Run: 4.4nm (8km)

stopped here in this beautiful anchorage round a cluster of islands. Great kite surf spot on a sand bar nearby. Big surf rolling in so decided not to attempt going into the village bay nearby.

Sat Jun 23 15:03 2018 NZST
Speed: 7knts
Run: 5260.9nm (9522.2km)
Avg: 841.7knts
24hr: 20201.9nm

Anchored and still at last :-)

Sat Jun 23 8:48 2018 NZST
Speed: 7knts
Run: 5210nm (9430.1km)
Avg: 420.2knts
24hr: 10083.9nm

on an overnight passage to Malakula. Watched the fire dancers at mele then dinner and off. Great trade wind sailing with 15-20 and the half moon till 1 am. Stars to reach out and touch! Dawn full of volcanic peaks.

Fri Jun 22 20:24 2018 NZST
Run: 4.8nm (8.7km)

Anchored at Mele island . Felt a big earthquake today and the boat vibrated and we heard a huge rumble. Fire dancing ashore tonight.

Thu Jun 21 20:45 2018 NZST
Run: 56.3nm (101.9km)

We arrived in Port Villa 4 days ago. We really enjoying this place and making the most of the town and it?s people.

Sun Jun 17 8:21 2018 NZST
Speed: 7.6knts
Run: 121nm (219km)
Avg: 8.3knts
24hr: 199.6nm

Did a 171 Mike?s 24 hour run. Great sailing conditions out here. Looking forward to put anchor down in a afternoon.

Sat Jun 16 17:48 2018 NZST
Speed: 7.4knts
Run: 76.8nm (139km)
Avg: 3knts
24hr: 71.6nm

Great sailing conditions out here. All good onboard enjoying a short passage towards Port Vila

Fri Jun 15 16:03 2018 NZST
Run: 13.2nm (23.9km)

Anchored in north Mare island . Beautiful clear water and limestone cliff all around with loads of big and small caves.

Thu Jun 14 17:00 2018 NZST
Run: 70.6nm (127.8km)
Avg: 2.6knts
24hr: 61.5nm

Anchored in Mare island in the Loyalties. Clear water, limestone cliff and caves by a little white beach. Great 8 hour sail here for a stop over .

Wed Jun 13 13:27 2018 NZST
Run: 42.5nm (76.9km)

Anchored in Bauer de Tare just north of Havana?s passage . We waiting for wind to start our passage tonVanuatu. This is a beautiful little place through a narrow reef entrance.

Thu Jun 7 17:30 2018 NZST

potential for a big local storm so set sail back to proney Bay. Beautiful sail arriving at dusk into casy island. Great run walk in am then moved deeper into bay to du carenage which is a hurricane hole.

You will enjoy the walks and maybe it's time to get the bikes out!
Tue Jun 5 21:03 2018 NZST

Anchored in Kuta bay by the white long beach. Today we biked around the whole Island around 50km. Biking is such a great way to explore more of an island.

Sun Jun 3 17:54 2018 NZST
Run: 4.3nm (7.8km)

moved to the southern lagoon of port de vao after an early morning Sup paddle over some stunning coral reef. Beautiful secluded anchorage down here and great beach combing.

Sun Jun 3 11:57 2018 NZST
Run: 39nm (70.6km)

beautiful bay de kanumera, arrived here after a lovely sail. Had an evening run on the beach. The night sky was stunning with stars very bright and then the moon rise later.

Thu May 31 19:06 2018 NZST
Run: 22.4nm (40.5km)

bonne anse is a beautiful sheltered bay with a great walk up to lighthouse.

Wed May 30 16:27 2018 NZST
Run: 11nm (19.9km)

stop off on way to pines. Beautiful islands, nice walks, easy LW beach access.

Mon May 28 18:39 2018 NZST
Run: 28nm (50.7km)

Back in Ilot Maitre. Strong winds and heavy rain showers. Used all the xtra water for washing up clothes and wind for kiting.....or Hamish did....I?m still gearing up to have try again from last year.

Sat May 26 18:12 2018 NZST
Run: 24.1nm (43.6km)

We are in Proney Inlet. Last night we did a walk to the lighthouse, and today we moved to Casey island a couple of miles into the bay. Lovely little island with a story about the dog who lived here alone. He loved to show the island to people, and made sure they followed him around. Unfortunately he died last year.

Thu May 24 10:24 2018 NZST
Run: 10.5nm (19km)

Anchored in Ilot Ua about 5 miles from the outer reef. The classic coral atoll with beautiful coral drop off just inshore of boat. Have not seen another boat in couple days. Great swimming inside the reef over white lagoon sand. Maybe get the kite out today? Fingers crossed.....

Wed May 23 11:12 2018 NZST
Run: 6.9nm (12.5km)

Anchored in Ilot Mato . Nice little island surrounded by reefs to snorkel around. Stunning set set.

Tue May 22 8:54 2018 NZST
Run: 25.4nm (46km)

Anchored in Ile Ouen with another kiwi yachts? Nice walk to the top with great views

Sun May 20 14:21 2018 NZST
Run: 2.7nm (4.9km)

Anchored in Ilot Matre . Nice place for marine life and kite surfing

Thu May 17 7:57 2018 NZST
Speed: 4.4knts
Run: 166.3nm (301km)
Avg: 7knts
24hr: 168.4nm

Made it to New Caledonia, good passage, a bit slow but fun. Now motoring into Port Mosell with yellow flag up!

Hi Guys, nice to see you are having a cruisey trip! Nearly there to the next Paradise Island. Lots of love from us xxxx

‘Bon’ to hear you have arrived safely. Now for a good night’s sleep, and then a fresh baguette or 3.

Well done guys! Fun and boring is how we'd like to have all passages :)
Wed May 16 8:15 2018 NZST
Speed: 5.9knts
Run: 165.2nm (299km)
Avg: 4.5knts
24hr: 107.9nm

last night the ses was calm, so we deciderat to stop and just drift. It was great and we had a nice dinner and a sleep. The wind got up at 4am , so now we sailing again.

Mon May 14 19:30 2018 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 157.2nm (284.5km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 152.7nm

we had to motor for a while. Did some boat work and enjoying the flat sea. Back sailing now

Sun May 13 18:48 2018 NZST
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 182.6nm (330.5km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 159.9nm

Very nice mellow sailing day today, it?s peaceful and magical out here. Motor sailing now with little wind.

Sat May 12 15:24 2018 NZST
Speed: 6.4knts
Run: 180.6nm (326.9km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 170.3nm

Great sailing with clear skies. Up on deck listening to good music , sipping tea

Fri May 11 13:57 2018 NZST
Speed: 7knts
Run: 49.7nm (90km)

Polled out with two reefs in main and a little jib, 20-25 knots and sunshine. Lots of shipping!

Thu May 10 8:12 2018 NZST
Run: 97.8nm (177km)

Anchored in Southport ,surrounded by city lights. Planning to leave tonight or tomorrow

Safe sailing to fabulous New Cal. Take good care of each other, and we look forward to following your track as you sail from one beautiful anchorage to another.
Sun May 6 14:48 2018 NZST
Speed: 6.8knts
Run: 264.4nm (478.6km)

Left Yamba after 2 weeks. Sailing towards Southport. Taking it slowly so we will arrive in daylight

Mon Feb 12 20:15 2018 NZDT
Speed: >knts

very snug little harbour with close proximity to shops and resturant.

Sat Feb 10 10:51 2018 NZDT
Speed: >knts

moved over to this wonderful spot right in the middle of a national park. The whitest beaches in NSW and walking tracks galore. Will stay a few days.

Sat Feb 10 10:45 2018 NZDT

Really fast sail 90 miles south from Sydney. Winds from NNE and building to 30 knots. Approaching Jervis bay we had 55 knots over the deck with wind over headlands. Found this fantastic spot with no wind for a great nights sleep.
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