Catcha Star

Catcha Star

Thu Oct 13 16:38 2016 NZDT
Run: 228.8nm (414.1km)
Avg: 4.4knts
24hr: 105.1nm
31 57.185S 115 40.525E

10 nm to Fremantle

Tue Oct 11 12:22 2016 NZDT
Run: 31.7nm (57.4km)
Avg: 573.5knts
24hr: 13763.2nm
28 47.315S 114 33.022E

Making way. Left Geraldton at 6 am this morning 11th Oct. Eta Fremantle 13th Oct.

Tue Oct 11 12:19 2016 NZDT
Run: 28.7nm (51.9km)
28 52.12374S 115 3.91846E

Thu Oct 6 0:00 2016 NZDT
Run: 126.9nm (229.7km)
Avg: 19.5knts
24hr: 468.3nm
28 46.13629S 114 36.27596E

Arrived in Geraldton 0800 Friday 7th Octber. Mark's Mum's birthday.... happy birthday Mum XXXX

Wed Oct 5 17:29 2016 NZDT
Run: 118.4nm (214.3km)
Avg: 6.8knts
24hr: 162.4nm
27 07.321S 113 41.065E

Steady winds and steady progress. Geraldton ETA is still Fri

Wed Oct 5 0:00 2016 NZDT
Run: 93.7nm (169.6km)
Avg: 8.7knts
24hr: 209.6nm
25 33.936S 112 53.053E

Still on track for Fri ETA into Geraldton

No other news 

Tue Oct 4 13:16 2016 NZDT
Run: 85.1nm (154km)
24 15.810S 113 18.190E

Latest position confirmed at 1200 today

Hallo Till, Jan und die Crew, wünsche gute Reise bis Perth. Sobald möglich, laß wieder von Dir hören. Papa und Mama
Sat Oct 1 16:46 2016 NZDT
Run: 0.8nm (1.4km)
23 6.61598S 113 46.44471E

I just spoke with David (Sat 1130). They will stay anchored at Point Maud until probably the early hours Sunday and set sail as soon as there are favorable winds.

I will update on Monday, but there ETA for Geraldon is looking more like Friday 7th Oct

Fri Sep 30 21:30 2016 NZDT
Run: 140.9nm (255km)
Avg: 4.3knts
24hr: 102.2nm
23 6.96293S 113 45.83326E

Anchored at POINT MAUD for the night. David's Birthday, happy birthday Skipper!!!

Thu Sep 29 12:25 2016 NZDT
Run: 47nm (85.1km)
21 26.571S 115 1.327E

Planning to set sail from this location as soon as the wind turns from the east, probably in the early hours Thursday morning

Tue Sep 27 0:00 2016 NZDT
Run: 49.9nm (90.3km)
21 6.20393S 115 39.32032E

Received Text from Sat Phone. Hopefully favorable winds to head south in tomorrow.

Bruce Buckley's weather predictions have so far been spot on.

Mon Sep 26 0:00 2016 NZDT
Run: 82.9nm (150km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 171.4nm
20 23.14952S 115 34.33793E

Resting here for the night.

Sun Sep 25 12:23 2016 NZDT
Run: 103.6nm (187.5km)
Avg: 4.3knts
24hr: 103.8nm
19 46.000S 114 28.669E

No coms other than position this morning

Sat Sep 24 11:27 2016 NZST
Run: 78.6nm (142.3km)
Avg: 3.5knts
24hr: 84.3nm
18 18.304s 114 07.479e

Wind has eased, now 20kts+ Big swell & seas still very rough.

Engine cutting out - possibly fuel filters blocked from dirty fuel stirred up in the fuel tank.

Fri Sep 23 13:03 2016 NZST
Run: 240.7nm (435.7km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 123.8nm
17 12.500S 114 26.570E

Getting hammered, 25kts from the Sth, Seas rough.

Wed Sep 21 14:23 2016 NZST
Run: 126.3nm (228.6km)
Avg: 8.8knts
24hr: 210.6nm
13 43.539S 114 27.724E

No Update regarding weather today. No news is god news, I guess.

Wed Sep 21 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 255.1nm (461.7km)
Avg: 20.1knts
24hr: 482.1nm
15 33.144S 114 25.132E

Received a message saying all is good.

Tue Sep 20 11:18 2016 NZST
Run: 117.1nm (212km)
Avg: 6.3knts
24hr: 151.4nm
11 51.69s 114 27.54e

Winds 20kts on the nose, moderate seas

Mon Sep 19 16:44 2016 NZST
10 14.249s 114 57.042e

Set sail from Benoa, Bali 1100 Sunday 18th September 2016

Bound for FSC Fremantle - ETA 7th October

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