Betty Boop

Betty Boop

Tue May 9 10:55 2017 NZST
Run: 1193.3nm (2159.9km)
2 32..550S 140 42.482E

We are in Indonesia in Jayapura, where we cleared in And have a great time.

The achorage is not to beautiful but the people are wonderful

Next week we go to Raja Ampat.

After Raja Ampat to Ambon, Flores, Komodo etc. to Bali.

Tue Jan 17 15:34 2017 NZDT
Run: 964.5nm (1745.7km)
8 11.896S 157 5.840E

Hello, we are on this moment in the Solomons islands, VonaVona lagoon, Western Province near GIZO.

Visit several islands and cleared in in Honiara. People are very friendly and we enjoy our staying. Betty Boop was on the hard for antifouling in Liapari, Vellavella island also near GIZO. Wil stay here till half February and clear out to go to Rabaul, PNG. First off may we collect our VISA for Indonesia in Vanimo, PNG north.

After that to Jayapura, 30 nam north off Vanimo, and to Raja Ampat etc. end off the jear to Maleisie.

Weather is good and the lagoon is beautiful.

Greetings to everyone and a healthy 2017 and....a good sailing season.

Mon Jul 18 14:58 2016 NZST
Run: 131.5nm (238km)
15 59.89772S 168 56.53564E

After several nice islands after Efate like Epi, Ambrym, Maskeline islands en Malekula and Pentecote, we are now with Betty Boop in Luganville, Espiritu Santo.

Everywhere nice people, they were happy with the fishing lines, T-shirts, Toys etc. etc. We where happy with the fruits and vegetables.

Now we are waiting for parts for the Duogen, autopilot and Watermaker. We are at anchor at Beachfront Resort with several other yachts. Nice place!

In September we want to sail to the Solomons islands.

But....everything can change wen sailing! It are only plans.

Crew of BB wishes everyone a good and safe trip to...whatever place.


Sun Jun 5 9:16 2016 NZST
Run: 370.5nm (670.6km)
17 48.248S 168 18.828E

1 June arrived from OUVEA in Efate, Vanuatu, good trip, all Well on board

Mon May 2 7:08 2016 NZST
Run: 220.4nm (398.9km)
Avg: 4knts
24hr: 95.9nm
22 53.550S 166 30.940E
Weather: 20-25 knopen 095de

allmost there It was a nice trip with wind between 12 and mostly 35 knots

Hi M&A, from Paul on Searcher, I'm in Nelson house sitting and watching friends one there way sailing like yourselves. Nice meeting you, Take care and have a great time. All the best Paul.
Sat Apr 30 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 300.2nm (543.4km)
Avg: 10.4knts
24hr: 250.2nm
25 47.850S 167 57.530E

All well on board on the way to New Caledonie Much warmer and Sunny

Thu Apr 28 19:12 2016 NZST
Run: 836.2nm (1513.5km)
Avg: 8.6knts
24hr: 207.3nm
29 45.178S 169 59.220E

All well on board on the way to New Caledonie

Sun Apr 24 18:24 2016 NZST
Run: 386.2nm (699km)
39 21.58712S 178 56.71875E

Leaving Opua 25 April for Noumea, New Cal.

Tue Mar 22 8:25 2016 NZDT
Run: 420.3nm (760.7km)
Avg: 8134.8knts
24hr: 195236.1nm
35 17.21489S 174 7.85595E

End April leaving Opua for Vanuatu, the Solomons islands

Tue Mar 22 8:21 2016 NZDT
Run: 420nm (760.2km)
37 49.88881S 178 59.35547W

Betty Boop is back in Opua. Want to leave NZ end April

Mon Nov 16 20:50 2015 NZDT
Run: 2.5nm (4.5km)
35 18.96080S 174 7.17380E

On work jetty in Opua

The motor problem is solved. It is Nice here but very cold. Everyting is good.
Sun Nov 8 0:00 2015 NZDT
Run: 130.7nm (236.6km)
Avg: 8.5knts
24hr: 204.8nm
35 16.785S 174 07.326E

Opua Qaurantain dock engine stopt. Have to look voor somebody who can fixt it.

Sat Nov 7 8:41 2015 NZDT
Run: 10.1nm (18.3km)
33 30S 173 21E
Weather: S8, 20%cc

Sat Nov 7 0:00 2015 NZDT
Run: 88.8nm (160.7km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 140.3nm
33 22.200S 173 16.215E

COG 150T SOG 4.4 knots

Fri Nov 6 8:48 2015 NZDT
Run: 13.1nm (23.7km)
32 06S 173 30E
Weather: SSE16-20, 1014

Fri Nov 6 0:00 2015 NZDT
Run: 114.8nm (207.8km)
Avg: 7.5knts
24hr: 179.4nm
31 58.512S 173 40.160E

some showers

Thu Nov 5 8:38 2015 NZDT
Run: 10.2nm (18.5km)
30 51S 175 06tE
Weather: S13

Thu Nov 5 0:00 2015 NZDT
Run: 94nm (170.1km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 147.3nm
30 46.938S 175 15.121E

SoG 3 knots COG 242T All well on board

Wed Nov 4 8:40 2015 NZDT
Run: 11.9nm (21.5km)
29 51S 176 24E
Weather: N8

Wed Nov 4 0:00 2015 NZDT
Run: 110.3nm (199.6km)
Avg: 7.4knts
24hr: 178.2nm
29 44.049S 176 32.777E

SOG 4.5 COG 226T motor sailing

Tue Nov 3 9:08 2015 NZDT
Run: 460.7nm (833.9km)
Avg: 3.2knts
24hr: 76.6nm
28 32S 177 45E
Weather: E10

eta sat Nov 7

Wed Oct 28 8:48 2015 NZDT
Run: 532.8nm (964.4km)
Avg: 3.3knts
24hr: 78.3nm
21 57S 176 35.8E

via relay

Wed Oct 21 13:26 2015 NZDT
21 7.50799S 175 9.72926W

Anchoring in Tongatapu, Big Mama, Tonga, waiting for weather

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