Thu Nov 30 9:29 2017 NZDT
Run: 83.1nm (150.4km)
Weather: Fine with showers night and morning

Mooloolaba to Southport Seaway and into Coomera River and Hope Harbour Marina yesterday. We will leave JAMS for a month to return home for Christmas New Year

Sun Nov 19 8:49 2017 NZDT
Run: 140.9nm (255km)
Weather: Light Winds with Rain Showers

Left Bundaberg Wednesday checked out Fraser Island by 4wd Bus Tour Thursday. Passaged through the shallows of The Great sandy Straight Wednesday. Crossed our first bar (Wide Bay Bar) Yesterday and motor sailed in very wet conditions to Mooloolaba. Staying here for a week.

Thu Nov 9 10:05 2017 NZDT
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Weather: Cool South Easterly

Check out the photos just before the worst thunderstorm Bundaberg had seen in years. Destructive 60-70 knots for about 15 minutes. Sad to see some of the damage

Tue Nov 7 10:56 2017 NZDT
Run: 64.3nm (116.4km)
Weather: Warm sunshine with a little cloud

Have been in Bundaberg since Friday afternoon.Clearance all done by Saturday morning. Lots of boats we have met previously and many new boats to met as we joined the Go West Rally which has been excellent value . Melbourne Cup Day today

Well done Guys. We arrived in Opua on Friday afternoon and cleared before close of play, Tut's on Sunday night, Two House Bay last night, now back in berth at Gulf Harbour. Enjoy yourselves. Cheers, Gavin & Bindy
Fri Nov 3 9:24 2017 NZDT
Run: 154.3nm (279.3km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 166.4nm

Motoring this morning. 52nn to Bundaberg. Aiming for arrival mid afternoon today Friday. Midnight rendezvous with SV Mamania to transfer 20L can of fuel. They were struggling with no fuel and no wind.

Thu Nov 2 11:09 2017 NZDT
Run: 182.5nm (330.3km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 173.8nm

Motoring this morning. Hopefully some wind latter today 190nm to Bundaberg. Aiming for arrival at 1700hrs Friday afternoon

Wed Nov 1 9:57 2017 NZDT
Run: 170.9nm (309.3km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 166.7nm

Motoring this morning. Passed half way last night with a guest. Seagull sleeper at top of mast all night pooing all over decks. Hose out at midnight cleaning up! 354nm to Bundaberg

Tue Oct 31 9:21 2017 NZDT
Run: 172.1nm (311.5km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 173.5nm

Glorious afternoon and evening sailing yesterday. Flat seas. Motoring this morning. 498nm to Bundaberg

Mon Oct 30 9:33 2017 NZDT
Run: 168.1nm (304.3km)

Left Noumea yesterday. Glorious afternoon and evening sailing. Flat seas. Motoring this morning. 655nm to Bundaberg

Sun Oct 29 8:02 2017 NZDT
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Back in water with new anti foul and new rudder bearing Thursday. Last days prep for passage to Bundaberg. Leaving today

Fri Oct 20 7:53 2017 NZDT
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Weather: 10 knots easterly 50% Cloud barometer 1013 Some morning showers

Still on hardstand- new rudder bearing being manufactured now. Will be ready early next week. Hull all prepared for new anti foul which we will paint Saturday Sunday.

Tue Oct 17 8:52 2017 NZDT
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Weather: 20 Knots easterly 70% Cloud Bara 1012 some light showers

On hardstand in Noumea attending to tight rudder bearing issue and anti foul.

Mon Oct 16 9:31 2017 NZDT
Run: 69.1nm (125.1km)
Avg: 2.9knts
24hr: 69.2nm
Weather: 10 knots easterly clear skies barometer 1012

At anchor Noumea. Hauling out today to attend to stiff rudder bearing.
Hopefully back in the water latter in the week

Sun Oct 15 9:33 2017 NZDT
Run: 69.1nm (125.1km)
Avg: 2.8knts
24hr: 68.4nm
Weather: 10 knots easterly light 100% cloud cover Bara 1010

still in Noumea

Sat Oct 14 9:17 2017 NZDT
Weather: 15 knots East, Fine with light cloud cover

Anchored in Noumea. Catching up with lots of boats we have met over the last months

Fri Oct 13 9:16 2017 NZDT
Run: 18nm (32.6km)
Weather: 10 knots easterly clear skies barometer 1013

Anchored outside Port Moselle, Noumea

Thu Oct 12 11:14 2017 NZDT
Run: 11.5nm (20.8km)
Weather: 20 Knots easterly 70% Cloud Bara 1016 Fine

On route to Noumea to prepare for a haul out Monday for a week to repair sticky rudder bearing an re anti foul. Nice relaxed downwind run.

Wed Oct 11 9:04 2017 NZDT
Run: 6.4nm (11.6km)
Weather: No wind 50% Cloud cover very calm

Baie Du Caranage. NW Corner of Baie du Prony. lots of walks ashore one of which which we did yesterday. Then spent an enjoyable hour with Richard & Freddie authours of the Rocket Guide. Vibrant informantive couple.

Mon Oct 9 12:35 2017 NZDT
Run: 25.7nm (46.5km)
Avg: 9.6knts
24hr: 230.9nm

Mon Oct 9 9:55 2017 NZDT
Run: 9.1nm (16.5km)
Weather: 0 knots light cloud fine

Anse Majic, Baie du Proney. very nivece morning on mooring. Walked up hill to light house last night to watch sun set last night , stunning

Sat Oct 7 9:38 2017 NZDT
Run: 15nm (27.2km)
Weather: 10-15 knot ESE 50% cloud fine Barometer 1015

Ile Ouen, Baie Ue - BBQed the last of the NZ Lamb last night to say farewell to Masterplan

Fri Oct 6 9:23 2017 NZDT
Run: 48.6nm (88km)
Weather: 10-15 knots ESE 50% cloud cover

On a mooring in Anse Majic with Masterplan walked to lighthouse and observation platform yesterday and snorkelled the bay...yes busy day.!! Also met Karl & Heather and crew Pieter & Sarah, enjoying evening drinks on board Aradonna.

Wed Oct 4 11:49 2017 NZDT
Run: 40.5nm (73.3km)
Weather: 10-15knots Easterly 50% cloud Baro 1019

Moved to Upper reaches of Baie Du Prony this morning for walks and hot springs

Tue Oct 3 8:57 2017 NZDT
Run: 27.3nm (49.4km)
Weather: 50% Cloud light Easterly

On mooring with Masterplan & Distracted in Ilot Casy, Baie Du Prony after nice downwind sail yesterday from Gadji, Ile de Pins. Great to catch up with Distracted & Masterplan last night

Sat Sep 30 9:46 2017 NZDT
Run: 0.2nm (0.4km)
Weather: No wind no cloud only sunshine

Glorious morning in Gadji.

Fri Sep 29 9:06 2017 NZDT
Run: 10.8nm (19.5km)
Weather: 8 knots NE Clear Skies

Anchored at Gadji with Masterplan and Activa

Wed Sep 27 8:44 2017 NZDT
Run: 844.5nm (1528.5km)
Avg: 39.6knts
24hr: 949.3nm
Weather: 6 knots North 50% Cloud

Kuto, Ile Des Pins good morning coffee after a great music night on Shenanigans and others in the bay.

Tue Sep 26 11:23 2017 NZDT
Run: 127.5nm (230.8km)
Weather: Rainy

Apologies for our lack of updates. Have been enjoying Ile des Pins for a couple of weeks

Tue May 23 7:45 2017 NZST

Opua marina awaiting departure to Vanuatu

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