Tue Oct 16 10:17 2018 NZDT
Run: 121.7nm (220.3km)
15 09.461S 145 43.541E
Weather: E/Es 12-14knots fine with a little cloud

Left Cairns a few days ago with Indonesian Visa's all sorted and boat loaded with EVERYTHING. Fantastic light wind sailing in flat seas. Code Zero getting lots of use as we head north, aiming to be at Thursday Island by end of October. Nice calm reef anchorage over night. Heading to Lizard island today

Sat Sep 22 10:26 2018 NZST
Run: 111nm (200.9km)
16 55.044S 145 46.944E
Weather: Cloudy with odd shower, windy

Arrived in marlin Marina Cairns yesterday. Carol returns Tuesday

Mon Sep 17 9:46 2018 NZST
Run: 41.4nm (74.9km)
18 28.149S 146 12.949E
Weather: Fine Clear no wind

Anchored in Hinchinbrook Channel. Spent yesterday trying to catch the famed barramundi with Gary from Kaija Song. Sadly unsuccessful. But did notfeel so bad after locals said they had not caught a fish for 3 days!! Will troll our new "Bara" lures again today as we keep working our way through the channel

Sat Sep 15 12:21 2018 NZST
Run: 27.8nm (50.3km)
18 52.411S 146 40.967E
Weather: Fine Clear 10/15knots SE

Murray Sailing to Cairns. Orpheus Island Today, Hinchinbrook Channel Tomorrow. Carol Still in New Zealand hoping to return in about 7/10days to Cairns

Mon Sep 10 9:24 2018 NZST
Run: 141.1nm (255.4km)
19 15.161S 146 49.453E
Weather: Clear and Fine

In Breakwater Marina Townsville, after a great week with friends onboard. Plans on hold for a few days. Carol returning to NZ as her father is in hospital. Murray looking after Jams.

Mon Sep 3 9:23 2018 NZST
Run: 16.6nm (30km)
20 15.983S 148 42.474E
Weather: Glorious, clear skies, light winds.

Airlie Beach to collect our friends Grahame & Prue for a Whitsunday and maybe Townsville cruise over the next 7/10 days

Sat Aug 25 10:30 2018 NZST
Run: 38.5nm (69.7km)
20 19.403S 148 57.372E
Weather: Fine. 15 knot easterlies

Checking out the Whitsunday Islands.

Sun Aug 19 9:34 2018 NZST
Run: 21.7nm (39.3km)
20 47.99S 149 15.89E
Weather: Glorious, clear skies, light winds.

After several weeks in Mackay undertaking some maintenance and a 2 week trip back to NZ we have left Mackay. Glorious light wind day with blue blue skies anchored at Brampton Island. Swim and Beer and listen to All Blacks beat Australia .. fall asleep .. not a bad life.

Tue Jul 17 10:00 2018 NZST
Run: 110.7nm (200.4km)
21 06.704S 149 13.645E
Weather: Fine clear and calm

Mackay marina for a few days to haul out and sort a small problem. Will take the opportunity to anti foul

Fri Jul 13 11:32 2018 NZST
Run: 74.4nm (134.7km)
22 09.697S 150 31.687E
Weather: Fine and clear 10 knot southerly

Drifting down wind in flat seas and sun heading to Percy Islands. New reacher/code zero poled out after practicing in ideal conditions at different angles to the wind. Very happy sailors
Now trying it poled out which is working very well so to lazy to put up MPS..

Tue Jul 10 9:53 2018 NZST
Run: 78nm (141.2km)
23 09.821S 150 57.184E
Weather: Fine & Clear Light winds forcasr 15-20 SE

Arrived at Great Keppel after overnight from Pancake Creek. Lots of boats around as the north migration kicks in.

Fri Jul 6 9:44 2018 NZST
Run: 42.5nm (76.9km)
24 01.825S 151 44.574E
Weather: Some Cloud Light Winds

Great half day sail From Lady Musgrave to Pancake Creek yesterday. Full sail reach, just forward of the beam flatish seas ... heaven. Nice pretty anchorage. looking forward to a long walk to light house.

Thu Jul 5 8:25 2018 NZST
Run: 254.1nm (459.9km)
23 54.306S 152 24.074E
Weather: Easterly 10-15 knots Partly Cloudy

After a couple of fun days at Lady Musgrave, heading into Pancake Creek today

Sat Jun 23 9:23 2018 NZST
Run: 17.6nm (31.9km)
27 28.776S 153 21.191E
Weather: Light SW Clear and sunny

Anchored on northern side of Peel Island Moreton Bay. Yesterday bussed to Point Lookout, North Stradbrooke. to checkout migrating whales. Saw lots of humpbacks from great walkways around the headland.

Wed Jun 20 20:22 2018 NZST
Run: 9.3nm (16.8km)
27 44.054S 153 21.743E
Weather: Cool Clear and Fine South/SW winds

have left marina life and heading up the Broadwater to Moreton Bay.

Mon Jun 11 9:49 2018 NZST
Run: 92.1nm (166.7km)
27 52.142S 153 22.508E
Weather: Clear and Fine

Arrived in In Hope Harbour Marina last week. Catching up friends and some boat jobs and purchases. will head north in about 5 days.

Mon Jun 4 9:19 2018 NZST
Run: 172.4nm (312km)
29 12.123S 153 20.814E
Weather: Cloudy with odd shower

Back in Yamba after a week up river on the Clarence River. Checked out all the river towns and caught up with Gary and Sue long time cruisers who now live on the river. Gary did all the interior wood work on JAMS. Heading north to Gold Coast this week.

Sun May 20 20:21 2018 NZST
Run: 106.7nm (193.1km)
31 39.122S 152 48.063E
Weather: Glorious

Camden Haven River after time at Newcastle and Broughton Island. Great autumn sun and nice SW winds to continue but swell forecast makes the river bars tricky so of to Clarence River tomorrow. The plan is to sneak in before the swell arrives and spend some time there.

Mon May 7 10:32 2018 NZST
Run: 54.9nm (99.4km)
32 55.30S 151 45.72E
Weather: Fine, cool and clear

Started our progression north with a short hop from Pittwater to Newcastle. Plan to head slowly North to North Queensland over next month or two

Mon Mar 19 22:01 2018 NZDT
Run: 415.3nm (751.7km)
33 35.707S 151 15.432E
Weather: Fine

Arrived today in Broken bay/Pittwater after a glorious downwind sail (apart from last nights 6 hour southerly !!) from Gold Coast 3 days 2 nights. Will hang out here for a week then head to Sydney.

jMurray & Carole, just wanted to say hello. We are based in Pittwater, down in Mc Carrs creek, Church Point. We are immobile due to the work on the boat on our mooring but have our inflatiable..if you need anything or want to raft up..it would be lovely to catch up. Our phone number is : 0428452514. x Ness & Peter

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