Evergreen

Evergreen

Tue Oct 7 8:32 2014 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 74.9nm (135.6km)
Avg: 3.1knts
24hr: 73.7nm
24 45s 152 23e
Weather: Another clear day, calm wind here in anchorage

Anchored in Bundaburg. Yahoo!

Mon Oct 6 8:09 2014 NZDT
Speed: 6.2knts
Run: 344.4nm (623.4km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 172.1nm
24 16s 153 27e
Weather: 7-8 kts out of the ESE. 15% cloud cover. 1015mb

Almost there

Sat Oct 4 8:08 2014 NZDT
Speed: 6.2knts
Run: 166.1nm (300.6km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 166nm
23 41s 158 52e
Weather: 10 kts out of the ESE. 95% cloud cover. 1017mb

Underway to Oz, motor sailing

Fri Oct 3 8:07 2014 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 172.1nm (311.5km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 171.1nm
23 17s 161 27e
Weather: 15 kts out of the south east. 50% cloud cover. 1015mb, 68 degrees

Underway to Oz, nice sailing

Thu Oct 2 7:59 2014 NZDT
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 150.3nm (272km)
Avg: 6.3knts
24hr: 150.4nm
22 47s 164 06e
Weather: 10-12 kts out of the south. 20% cloud cover. 1014mb, 68 degrees f.

Underway to Oz, nice sailing

Wed Oct 1 8:00 2014 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 4.1nm (7.4km)
22 19s 166 24e
Weather: Completely calm at the moment, some clouds but clearing. Bar 1016.

Moored at Ilot Maitre (Noumea). Departing for Bundaberg this AM. Found out Mon is a holiday in Australia so will time arrival for Tues.

Tue Sep 30 9:09 2014 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 26.7nm (48.3km)
22 16s 166 26e
Weather: clear & calm at Port Moselle Marina

Checking out today, departing for Bundaberg early Wed still

Thu Sep 25 8:41 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 91.7nm (166km)
22 18s 166 51e
Weather: Clear! Near calm in this beautiful anchorage.

Anchored in Bay du Carenage (Prony). Keeping our eyes out for window to Bundaberg and/or Chesterfield Reef but nothing showing up yet.

Wed Sep 17 7:53 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 93.5nm (169.2km)
21 23s 165 49e
Weather: Partly cloudy, very light south wind (in this anchorage).

Anchored east coast of Grand Terre at Kouaoua Bay, New Cal, working way to Noumea. Starting to look for weather windows to Bundaberg

Sat Sep 6 7:20 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 72.7nm (131.6km)
20 47s 167 07e
Weather: 12kts SE wind, scattered clouds

Anchored in Lifou. Looking for dive sites.

Tue Sep 2 8:01 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
21 35s 167 51e
Weather: Calm wind. Cloudy but clearing???

Fantastic snorkeling at Mare but we will get pushed out by weather. Probably moving to Lifou today or tomorrow. Bummer!

Mon Sep 1 8:06 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 78.4nm (141.9km)
21 35s 167 51e
Weather: Very light SE wind, cloudy this AM.

Made it to Mare in the Loyalties yesterday. Thankfully water is clear & much warmer.

Mon Aug 25 7:16 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 66.3nm (120km)
22 39s 167 26e
Weather: Clearing skies this morning but very gusty NE winds 15-25. Very windy overnight

Waiting impatiently to leave Isle of pines and head to Gadji on North side of island for diving, then Loyalties

Sat Aug 9 19:40 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 3.1nm (5.6km)
22 18s 166 28e
Weather: Clear, SE wind 20-25

Anchored near Noumea. Wanting to go to Ile de Pines without getting beat up!

Mon Aug 4 1:26 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 195nm (353km)
Avg: 3knts
24hr: 72.9nm
22 16s 166 26e
Weather: Clear, light NE wind. Some sewer smell in marina- unchanged from last season!

Moored in Noumea. Now if only all passages could be like that one! Thanks for the forecasts!

Fri Aug 1 9:15 2014 NZST
Speed: 7knts
Run: 145.2nm (262.8km)
Avg: 3.8knts
24hr: 90.3nm
19 48s 167 54e
Weather: ESE wind 20-25 & gusty. A few wind squalls. 2+ meter seas.

On passage to New Cal, all's well. Great trip so far. Fast reaching.

Wed Jul 30 18:39 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 197.6nm (357.7km)
17 44s 168 18e
Weather: Fair weather

On a mooring in Port Vila, leaving first thing in the morning on Thurs headed for Noumea. Will be checking in on GHR

Tue Jun 3 8:10 2014 NZST
Run: 92.7nm (167.8km)
20 14s 169 46e

Anchored in Anatom. The motion has stopped, yay!

Mon Jun 2 7:47 2014 NZST
No position sent.

arrived after the best ever trip from NZ(or to).

Sun Jun 1 18:13 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.3knts
Run: 144.9nm (262.3km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.4nm
21 31s 170 11e

All is well. 75 miles to go. Trying to slow down for daylight arrival but rolly. Thanks so much for weather info!

Sat May 31 17:37 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.4knts
Run: 55.8nm (101km)
Avg: 5.7knts
24hr: 137.2nm
23 33s 170 44e
Weather: Beautiful, sunny. We now have ripples on the water & flying fish! Wind light & variable. Thin, high clouds.

All is well. In a fair current now. 205 miles to go. Saw a mahi hiding under a piece of flotsam.

Sat May 31 7:52 2014 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 100.5nm (181.9km)
Avg: 7knts
24hr: 167.4nm
24 20S 170 57E
Weather: no wind glassy seas

motoring. lost adverse current

Fri May 30 17:27 2014 NZST
Speed: 5.8knts
Run: 50.4nm (91.2km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 125.3nm
25 44s 171 23e
Weather: No wind, glassy calm, sunny.

All is well. Motoring, still! Fighting current, still!

Fri May 30 7:48 2014 NZST
Speed: 5.8knts
Run: 107.7nm (194.9km)
Avg: 8knts
24hr: 191.5nm
26 25S 171 40E
Weather: light winds and calm seas

motoring

Thu May 29 18:18 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.4knts
Run: 61.8nm (111.9km)
Avg: 6.2knts
24hr: 148.6nm
27 56s 172 04e
Weather: Very light east wind, calm seas, mostly clear & sunny.

All is well. Motoring. Good day to make bread!

Thu May 29 8:20 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.4knts
Run: 3.6nm (6.5km)
Avg: 4.4knts
24hr: 106.6nm
28 48s 172 19e
Weather: 10-15 knots out of the SE 1-2m sea, with about 20% cloud cover. It is getting warmer!

All is well. GHR came up around 7:30am, before that way too much interference. Had some good sailing yesterday until the wind died around 1am, then motored until daybreak. Under sail again.

Thu May 29 7:31 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.1knts
Run: 165nm (298.7km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 165.3nm
28 51S 172 20E
Weather: Se12 se1-2m 100%

Wed May 28 7:34 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.1knts
Run: 92.3nm (167.1km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 161.9nm
31 10S 173 00E
Weather: SE15 2mseas

Tue May 27 17:53 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.4nknts
Run: 17.5nm (31.7km)
32 27.87s 173 22.39e
Weather: 15-20knts SSE 2m swell from the sw 95% cloud cover.

All is well. Couldn't hear GHR this am, too much static. Think there was typo in lat this AM. Correct now.

Tue May 27 7:14 2014 NZST
Speed: 6.0nknts
Run: 196.5nm (355.7km)
Avg: 9knts
24hr: 215.7nm
32 28.87s 173 40.39e
Weather: 10knts SSE 2m swell from the sw 95% cloud cover.

Mostly S winds around 20kn most of the night. Early morning wind dropped now about 10kn and we are motorsailing.

Mon May 26 9:22 2014 NZST
35 18S 174 07E

We are meeting wit customs this morning, checking out, getting fuel then off to Vanuatu.

Mon May 19 7:59 2014 NZST
Run: 21.6nm (39.1km)
35 18S 174 07E

Scrambling around getting things ready.

Mon May 19 7:59 2014 NZST
Speed: 0knts
35 18S 174 30E

In Opua Marina getting ready to head to Vanuatu

Evergreen - Checking Out this morning!

In a slip at Opua Marina ready to head North.

Evergreen - Ready to Go!

In a slip at Opua Marina getting ready to head north.