Mon Nov 14 0:00 2016 NZDT
Run: 266.8nm (482.9km)
35 18.89544S 174 7.18746E
Arrived in Opua at 6am on a beautiful full moon and no wind sea. magical sailing in through the Bay of Islands
Sat Nov 12 9:08 2016 NZDT
Run: 111nm (200.9km)
31 39S 172 40E
Weather: 25-30S, 2-3m SW, 1003
225 to Opua. Will have SW for today and tomorrow until tonorrow night it changes to NW
Fri Nov 11 14:24 2016 NZDT
Run: 867.8nm (1570.7km)
30 02.767S 172 45.294E
Weather: 14 knots N 1.5m seas N 80% cloud cover 1009 baro
Sailing to Opua bracing for the front tonight. Seas already building and we are rocking and rolling!
Thu Nov 10 17:06 2016 NZDT
Run: 714.6nm (1293.4km)
26 16.460S 173 38.954W
Weather: 5 knots S 1 m seas SE 80% cloud cover 1014.6 baro
Sailing to Opua. Motoring at present, heading west and south before we make the turn to North Cape.
Wed Nov 9 17:18 2016 NZDT
Run: 737.2nm (1334.3km)
26 34.799S 174 48.397E
Weather: 13 knots S 1.5 m seas SE 25% cloud cover 1017 baro
Sailing to Opua. Making slow progress and heading west to avoid weather south of us.
Sat Oct 29 10:11 2016 NZDT
Run: 100.4nm (181.7km)
21 07.482S 175 09.832W
Have arrived at Big Mama's Yacht Club off Pangaimotu Island near Nuku'Alofa Tonga. Had fun at the big party last night. Now it is time to get the final things done before our passage to New Zealand.
Sun Oct 23 21:06 2016 NZDT
Run: 80.7nm (146.1km)
19 51.069S 174 25.054W
Anchored near U'Oleva Island in the Ha'apai Islands Tonga, still doing jobs getting ready for the big jump to New Zealand.
Sun Oct 16 12:57 2016 NZDT
Sent in a new blog on the yit.co.nz website and updated our position. Lovely weather and enjoying Vaka'Eitu. Had a great night at the Tongan Feast with other cruisers. Getting organized for the big passage to NZ.
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