Tue Sep 15 8:44 2015 NZST
Run: 5.3nm (9.6km)
27 27.440S 153 11.440E
Have moved around to RQYS at Manly. Very welcoming and we will be based here for a while meeting up with old friends and exploring the Brisbane area
Sat Sep 12 21:43 2015 NZST
Run: 116.1nm (210.1km)
27 26.693s 153 06.322e
Arrived safely in Brisbane and tied up on the Q dock just in time for sundowners!
Sat Sep 12 4:34 2015 NZST
Run: 263.1nm (476.2km)
26 29s 154 39e
Weather: SE 15 some squalls 30% cc 1026
Still making great progress and just 75 nm to our landfall waypoint at the entrance to Moreton Bay. We have an intermittent autopilot issue so although not having to hand steer we are having to watch it very closely.
Fri Sep 11 1:33 2015 NZST
Run: 204.4nm (370km)
25 03s 158 34e
Weather: SSE 20-25 kn 30% cloud cover, some squalls
A lumpy bumpy day but we are rocketing along. All well on board. Could not hear GHR at all this morning, will try again Friday.
Thu Sep 10 1:33 2015 NZST
Run: 174nm (314.9km)
24 04s 161 38e
Weather: SW 8 knots Clear skies 1019
A beautiful starry night and we are making good progress but hoping the wind will continue to back around and the trade winds fill back in. All well on board.
Wed Sep 9 1:28 2015 NZST
Run: 147nm (266.1km)
23 10s 164 12e
Weather: ENE 15kn clear sky 1019
A lovely day of downwind sailing towards Brisbane. All's well on board.
Mon Sep 7 16:24 2015 NZST
Run: 8.4nm (15.2km)
22 19.448S 166 19.027E
Planning to depart towards Brisbane tomorrow early doors(Tuesday.). Last minute preparation of banana pancakes for passage snacking currently in hand!
Fri Jun 12 7:30 2015 NZST
Run: 9.7nm (17.6km)
22 16.599S 166 26.473E
Safely tucked up in Port Moselle Marina. Arrived just before the rain and squalls set in....hoping the sun comes out today!.
Thu Jun 11 7:33 2015 NZST
Run: 181.2nm (328km)
22 25s 166 26e
Weather: E 18 knots 50% cloud cover occasional showers
Inside the Boulari Pass and heading towards Port Moselle. All well on board and looking forward to cafe au lait et croissants.
Wed Jun 10 7:14 2015 NZST
Run: 197.5nm (357.5km)
24 40s 167 54e
Weather: ESE 18knots 20% cloud cover mixed swell 2 to 3m
Making good progress, 154 nm to Boulari pass. Quite rolly with occasional large swell from S. All well on board.
Tue Jun 9 7:06 2015 NZST
Run: 211.8nm (383.4km)
27 06s 169 34e
Weather: SE 15 knots 100% cloud cover showers 1,5 m swell
All well on board. 320nm to Boulari Pass
Mon Jun 8 7:09 2015 NZST
Run: 188nm (340.3km)
29 24s 170 59e
Weather: SE 20 knots 30% cloud cover clearing 2 m swell
A bit rolly but making good progress. All well on board.
Sun Jun 7 7:35 2015 NZST
Run: 320.9nm (580.8km)
31 56s 172 08e
Weather: SE 12kn 100% cloud cover 1.5m swell from SW.
Still motor sailing but making good progress....all well on board.
Sat Jun 6 7:24 2015 NZST
Run: 63.9nm (115.7km)
36 22s 173 48e
Weather: W 8 knots, scattered cloud, northerly swell less than 1m
Motor sailing, we had a lovely quiet moonlight night and are hoping we find a little more breeze with the daylight. All well on board.
Fri Jun 5 9:26 2015 NZST
Run: 4.4nm (8km)
36 47.960s 174 49.025e
Weather: 10 knots SW, Cloudy with showers
Have cleared customs and are on our way towards New Caledonia. 3 POB. Just passing Rangitoto and pointing northwards. Very much looking forward to the thermometer rising and to stripping off some of these layers.
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