Ke Ama 11

Ke Ama 11

Wed Nov 8 17:42 2017 NZDT
Run: 60.3nm (109.1km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 169.3nm
34 52.421S 174 10.962E
Weather: cloudy ..no wind

motoring

Wed Nov 8 9:09 2017 NZDT
Run: 56.9nm (103km)
Avg: 7.5knts
24hr: 180.9nm
34 03.892S 173 47.04E
Weather: cloudy ..confused seas ..20 knots NE

rolling down wind

Wed Nov 8 1:36 2017 NZDT
Run: 159.7nm (289.1km)
Avg: 7.7knts
24hr: 184.7nm
33 18.105S 173 24.891E
Weather: patchy clouds ..confused seas ..20+ knots wind from north east

rolling down wind

Tue Nov 7 4:51 2017 NZDT
Run: 147.3nm (266.6km)
Avg: 11.2knts
24hr: 267.8nm
31 08.570S 172 26.548E
Weather: patchy clouds ..lumpy seas ..20 knots wind from east

all Ok on board ..motorsailing

Mon Nov 6 15:39 2017 NZDT
29 03.227S 171 57.494E
Weather: patchy clouds ..no wind

all Ok on board ..motoring ..all the sissies on board are getting cold !

Mon Nov 6 15:36 2017 NZDT
No position sent.
Weather: patchy clouds ..lumpy seas ..20 knots wind on the nose ..SSE

all Ok on board ..motorsailing

Mon Nov 6 6:36 2017 NZDT
Run: 179.1nm (324.2km)
Avg: 7knts
24hr: 168.6nm
29 03.22s 171 57.494E
Weather: patchy clouds ..no wind

all Ok on board ..motoring ..all the sissies on board are getting cold !

Sun Nov 5 18:12 2017 NZDT
No position sent.
Weather: clear skies light North easterly winds

all Ok on board ..

Glad to hear all is good aboard....stay the course ya hairy mob :)
Sun Nov 5 5:06 2017 NZDT
Run: 178.1nm (322.4km)
Avg: 8.1knts
24hr: 194.3nm
26 35.987S 171 00.895E
Weather: clear skies light easterly winds

..hand steering.. all Ok on board ..

Sat Nov 4 7:06 2017 NZDT
Run: 140.1nm (253.6km)
Avg: 8knts
24hr: 192.7nm
24 07.398S 170 13.52E
Weather: patchy clouds , 3 meter seas ..20knts ESE wind

..hand steering.. all Ok on board ..found crack in boom .. reefed main 50% to protect cracked area ..

Fri Nov 3 13:39 2017 NZDT
Run: 114.2nm (206.7km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 147nm
22 10.336S 169 37.602E
Weather: patchy clouds ,,motorsailing ..light seas

..hand steering.. all Ok on board

Thu Nov 2 19:00 2017 NZDT
Run: 39.8nm (72km)
Avg: 6.3knts
24hr: 150.4nm
20 35.845S 169 05.504E
Weather: patchy clouds ,,motorsailing ..light seas

..hand steering..

Thu Nov 2 12:39 2017 NZDT
Run: 97.1nm (175.8km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 140.8nm
20 03.183S 168 53.618E
Weather: patchy clouds 15 knts ESE

lost the wind gauge , compass heading and auto pilot ...not good .hand steering..

Wed Nov 1 20:06 2017 NZDT
Run: 66.9nm (121.1km)
18 40.598S 168 35.886E
Weather: clear skies

on our way back to NZ ...easy start with 15 knot ESE winds , flat seas ..

Sat Oct 28 11:42 2017 NZDT
Run: 120.7nm (218.5km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 159.6nm
17 44.846S 168 18.669E
Weather: cloudy , muggy

all good aboard ...

Fri Oct 27 17:33 2017 NZDT
Run: 52.4nm (94.8km)
16 05.939S 167 42.551E
Weather: hazy skies from volcanic dust .. heading back to Vila , then NZ

all good aboard ...

See you SOON!!!!!!!!!!!! WOO HOO! Woof Woof Meow Meow!!!! xoxoxox

Yay! Can’t wait to catch up with all when you arrive here in NZ. Safe journeys. Love from Peter, Janelle and Mika xo
Thu Oct 26 19:51 2017 NZDT
15 32.115S 167 10.926E
Weather: cloudy skies , rain

all good aboard ...

Hey Babe, Don't forget to put in your position so we can track you. Brent's wife will be following you as well on YIT. Woof Woof MEOWWWWWW BAAAAAHHHH

So where are you? What is your ETA for Vila????? I miss you so much, the days seem so long now. I just CAN"T WAIT FOR YOU TO GET YOUR BUTT HOME! WOOF WOOF! xoxox
Sun Oct 22 16:39 2017 NZDT
Run: 1.4nm (2.5km)
15 32.147S 167 10.927E
Weather: easterly winds .15 knots , cloudy skies

all good aboard ...

HI Babe, glad all is well........and you'll be home SOON! Love you! xoxo
Thu Oct 19 8:21 2017 NZDT
Run: 69.7nm (126.2km)
15 31.414S 167 09.956E
Weather: SE winds 15 knots

all good aboard ...

Tue Oct 17 8:42 2017 NZDT
Run: 25nm (45.3km)
16 30.042S 167 25.681E
Weather: rain and SE winds 15 knots

all good aboard ... Sth Wesr Bay ,Malkula

Your mum sends her love, had a quick conversation with her this morning, she's doing very good. Love and miss you, hope you're having fun. Too bad about Ezrem......xoxoxo
Sun Oct 15 8:54 2017 NZDT
Run: 24.6nm (44.5km)
16 30.011S 167 48.294E
Weather: sunny ..15 knots SE winds

all good aboard ... exploring the Maskelyne Islands

Glad all good on board. Working on music today! xoxox Love and miss you!
Sat Oct 14 8:12 2017 NZDT
Run: 0.2nm (0.4km)
16 35.738S 168 09.770E
Weather: great sunny weather..15 to 20 knots SE winds

all good ...exploring the island

Hi Babe, glad all is good and that M is having a good trip. Glad she's enjoying the crew as well. All good here. Your mum is doing good, and is now permanent at Patrick Ferry House. Love and miss you. Say hi to all. xxxxx
Wed Oct 11 8:24 2017 NZDT
16 35.775S 168 09.623E
Weather: great sunny weather

all good

Tue Oct 10 21:51 2017 NZDT
Run: 79.5nm (143.9km)
16 35.775S 168 09.623E
Weather: great sunny weather

all good

Mon Sep 11 9:21 2017 NZST
Run: 298nm (539.4km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 165.7nm
17 44.235S 168 18.477E
Weather: patchy clouds

arrived port vila ...vanuatu

Sat Sep 9 14:12 2017 NZST
Run: 145.2nm (262.8km)
Avg: 7.7knts
24hr: 184.4nm
13 31.297S 167 22.199E
Weather: sunny , no wind

close to Vanuatu now eta Monday

Fri Sep 8 19:18 2017 NZST
Run: 72.4nm (131km)
Avg: 7.9knts
24hr: 189.9nm
11 41.929S 166 18.067E
Weather: patchy clouds ,15 to 20 knts wind from east ,3 meter seas ..

close reach 8 to 9 knots ..all ok great sail

Fri Sep 8 10:09 2017 NZST
Run: 403.6nm (730.5km)
10 49.417S 165 42.921E
Weather: cloudy ,muggy , light SE winds

all good aboard

Tue Aug 29 9:21 2017 NZST
Run: 31.3nm (56.7km)
9 25.645S 159 57.299E
Weather: sunny ! hot and muggy

all good aboard ... at anchor in Honiara \

Sat Aug 26 19:45 2017 NZST
Run: 138.6nm (250.9km)
8 59.855S 160 06.026E
Weather: cloudy , raining ,sunny ! hot and muggy

all good aboard ... heading back ...
\

Sun Aug 20 10:48 2017 NZST
Run: 75.7nm (137km)
Avg: 2.9knts
24hr: 70.6nm
8 30.367S 158 07.977E
Weather: cloudy ,rain , muggy

all good aboard .. \

Sat Aug 19 9:03 2017 NZST
Run: 9.6nm (17.4km)
8 59.956S 159 07.308E
Weather: clear ,very very hot

all good aboard .. \

Thu Aug 17 19:27 2017 NZST
Weather: clear ,very hot

all good aboard ... very pushy locals in the Russel Islands \

Wed Aug 16 20:00 2017 NZST
Run: 17.6nm (31.9km)
Avg: 2.9knts
24hr: 69.8nm
9 03.578S 159 14.932E
Weather: clear , hot

all good aboard ... \

Wed Aug 16 13:57 2017 NZST
Run: 36.5nm (66.1km)
9 10.653S 159 28.610E
Weather: clear , hot

all good aboard ... \

Tue Aug 15 19:15 2017 NZST
Run: 29.5nm (53.4km)
9 25.573S 159 56.973E
Weather: clear , hot and muggy

all good aboard ... at anchor honiara \

Sun Aug 13 19:39 2017 NZST
Run: 14.5nm (26.2km)
9 01.985S 160 07.176E
Weather: clear with cloudy patches , some drizzle , hot and muggy

all good aboard ... at anchor ..locals are a bit pushy here .not a good vibe ..anchor watch tonight \

Hope you are all ok. Give me a call when you can Peter or Anto ...we on the GC now. Love you guys xoxo
Sat Aug 12 11:06 2017 NZST
Run: 144.9nm (262.3km)
Avg: 3.7knts
24hr: 87.8nm
9 13.886S 160 11.209E
Weather: cloudy , raining , hot and muggy

all good aboard ... another Mahi Mahi \

Thu Aug 10 19:30 2017 NZST
Run: 186.9nm (338.3km)
Avg: 4knts
24hr: 95nm
10 27.253S 161 54.965E
Weather: clear skies , 20 knots SE winds

all good aboard ... at anchor Kirakira \

Wed Aug 9 11:09 2017 NZST
Weather: clear skies , 20 knots SSE winds

all good aboard ... another large Mahi .. \

Tue Aug 8 20:18 2017 NZST
Run: 79.9nm (144.6km)
Avg: 3.2knts
24hr: 76.2nm
10 45.650S 164 38.961E
Weather: clear skies , 12 knots SSE winds

all good aboard ... in the land of beetle nut and red toothed locals .. \

Mon Aug 7 19:09 2017 NZST
Run: 116.5nm (210.9km)
Avg: 5.5knts
24hr: 131.6nm
10 44.881S 165 49.570E
Weather: cloudy ..light SE winds

all good aboard ... arrived Solomons .
\

Happy birthday Peter, hope you have an awesome day!! Love heaps from Mika and I xoxoxoxox

Awesome!! Enjoy the Solomons ...glad to hear all are well and you have arrived safely xoxo
Sun Aug 6 21:54 2017 NZST
Run: 54.2nm (98.1km)
12 22.787S 166 15.389E
Weather: lear skies , 20 knots SE winds

all good aboard ... en route to the Solomons \

Sat Aug 5 16:48 2017 NZST
Run: 74.7nm (135.2km)
13 06.539S 166 33.187E
Weather: patchy cloud , 20 knots SE winds

all good aboard ... \

Thu Aug 3 18:42 2017 NZST
Run: 14.2nm (25.7km)
13 52.194S 167 20.526E
Weather: clear skies , light SE winds

all good aboard ... \

Sat Jul 29 15:12 2017 NZST
Run: 31.7nm (57.4km)
13 52.184S 167 33.225E
Weather: patchy cloud , 20 knots SE winds

all good aboard ... at anchor Sola , Vanua Levu ..en route to the Solomons \

Fri Jul 28 15:24 2017 NZST
Run: 60.7nm (109.9km)
14 18.764S 167 25.717E
Weather: patchy cloud , 20 knots SE winds

all good aboard ... at anchor Santa Maria Island ..en route to the Solomons \

Hope you have a fun and good food day on a beach somewhere. Love form us all. Think of you lots. Happy birthday. Love you Mum xxxxx
Wed Jul 26 10:33 2017 NZST
Run: 104.4nm (189km)
15 08.371S 167 07.292E
Weather: patchy cloud , light SE winds

all good aboard ... at anchor Champagne beach \

Wed Jul 19 18:42 2017 NZST
Run: 24.5nm (44.3km)
16 30.016S 167 48.253E
Weather: cloudy ..light easterly winds

all good aboard ... at anchor \

Mon Jul 17 18:06 2017 NZST
Run: 79.6nm (144.1km)
16 35.705S 168 09.641E
Weather: cloudy 20 knots SE wind

all good aboard ... at anchor at Epi ..hydraulics roler furler playing up again .. \

Thu Jul 13 15:09 2017 NZST
Run: 86.2nm (156km)
Avg: 4.3knts
24hr: 102.2nm
17 44.303S 168 18.517E
Weather: clear 15 knots SSE

all good aboard ... at anchor at Port Vila \

Hi Phil and Nylene, I just noticed you guys (or at least the boat is) are here in Port Vila. Hi ! I am here for a month working on the boat while Liz and the kids are visiting back in Canada. Come over for a beer while you are here (although Fluenta does look like a construction zone at the moment ...) Did you hear that Gary and Julie managed to sell Nirvana ? Cheers, Max 531 1221
Wed Jul 12 18:54 2017 NZST
Run: 112.5nm (203.6km)
18 53.600S 168 48.229E
Weather: clear 15 knots SSE

all good aboard ... En route to Port Vila DDW \

Sun Jul 9 19:18 2017 NZST
Run: 44.3nm (80.2km)
Avg: 7.6knts
24hr: 183.3nm
20 14.311S 169 46.577E
Weather: clear

all good aboard ... at anchor in Anatom , Sth Vanuatu ..repaired auto pilot \

Sun Jul 9 13:30 2017 NZST
Run: 9715.9nm (17585.8km)
Avg: 351.4knts
24hr: 8433.3nm
19 52.991S 170 20.615E
Weather: suuny , light sth easterlies

all good aboard ... lost the motor on the auto pilot last night . headed for sth Vanuatu to check on it .. \

Sat Jul 8 9:51 2017 NZST
Run: 9879.8nm (17882.4km)
Avg: 407.4knts
24hr: 9777.9nm
Weather: clear skies , moderate sea

all good aboard ... en route to Vanuatu ..averaging 10 knots boat speed \

Fri Jul 7 9:36 2017 NZST
Run: 87.1nm (157.7km)
18 33.787S 177 10.532E
Weather: rain ,light southerlies

all good aboard ... en route to Vanuatu \

Tue Jul 4 17:27 2017 NZST
Run: 56.8nm (102.8km)
Avg: 2.6knts
24hr: 63nm
18 07.446S 178 25.223E
Weather: clear . light winds

all good aboard ..at anchor in Suva \

Mon Jul 3 19:48 2017 NZST
Run: 55.3nm (100.1km)
18 39.283S 179 04.950E
Weather: clear . light winds ..10 knts

all good aboard ..sailing to Suva \

Sun Jul 2 9:21 2017 NZST
Run: 110nm (199.1km)
19 09.161S 179 44.629E
Weather: sunny , SE winds 20 knots

all good aboard ..at anchor in Matuku Islnd , Sth Lau Group .What a stunning spot , a bit like the Marquesas to look at .. \

Wow photos of both islands online look absolutely picturesque! What a treat! Hope all onboard are well xoxo
Fri Jun 30 12:18 2017 NZST
Run: 0.3nm (0.5km)
19 07.899S 178 34.326W
Weather: sunny , SE winds 20 knots

all good aboard ..at anchor in Valuga Islnd , Sth Lau Group .What a stunning spot !! \

Tue Jun 27 18:45 2017 NZST
Run: 110.7nm (200.4km)
Avg: 4.1knts
24hr: 98nm
19 07.950S 178 34.014W
Weather: sunny , light winds

all good aboard ..at anchor in Valuga Islnd , Sth Lau Group .What a stunning spot !! \

Mon Jun 26 15:39 2017 NZST
Run: 24.6nm (44.5km)
17 34.684S 178 58.247W
Weather: sunny , light winds

all good aboard ,motor/sailing to the Southern Lau Group \

Fri Jun 23 9:33 2017 NZST
Run: 77.4nm (140.1km)
17 13.360S 178 58.331W
Weather: raining ..

all good aboard , at anchor in the Lau Group \

Wed Jun 21 16:42 2017 NZST
Run: 40.4nm (73.1km)
17 02.791S 179 52.223E
Weather: sunny ,wind 20 knots SE

all good aboard , en roite to Lau Group from Savu Saavu .motoring upwind .. \

Sun Jun 18 18:03 2017 NZST
Run: 50.5nm (91.4km)
16 46.619S 179 19.661E
Weather: rain today ..cleared up ..windy 20 knts

all good aboard .. at anchor in Savu Savu ..repaired genoa hydraulic roller furler \

Sat Jun 17 13:39 2017 NZST
Run: 200.7nm (363.3km)
Avg: 7.7knts
24hr: 186nm
17 00.364S 179 56.854W
Weather: sunny 15 knots SE wind

all good aboard .. will be at anchor tonight /tomorrow a.m. in Savu Savu \

Awesome job captain and crew! Enjoy your time in the motherland Anto and Peter. Blessings and safe travels xo
Fri Jun 16 11:45 2017 NZST
Run: 192.2nm (347.9km)
Avg: 10.2knts
24hr: 244.1nm
16 23.365S 176 59.079W
Weather: 20 knts ++ broad reach ..

all good aboard ..reaching towards Fiji. roller furler motor for genoa broken .. moderate seas .. \

Thu Jun 15 16:51 2017 NZST
Run: 23.7nm (42.9km)
15 57.637S 174 07.401W
Weather: 15 knots wind on the beam

all good aboard ..reaching towards Fiji..very pleasant \

Tue Jun 13 10:21 2017 NZST
Run: 134.6nm (243.6km)
Avg: 7.6knts
24hr: 182.5nm
15 56.260S 173 46.045W
Weather: After a brisk sail last night we are at anchor in Nuiatoputapu

all good aboard ..
\

Mon Jun 12 16:39 2017 NZST
Run: 59.1nm (107km)
17 52.140S 174 01.646W
Weather: 20knts wind ,moderate seas .broas reach heading to Nuiatoputapu

fast sail 11 knts boat speed ..reduced sail to slow down for morning arrival .all well on board \

Thu Jun 8 12:06 2017 NZST
Run: 76.8nm (139km)
18 43.308S 174 06.040W
Weather: calm, sunny

at anchor in the Vava'U Group .
\

Sun Jun 4 11:42 2017 NZST
Run: 6.5nm (11.8km)
19 48.338S 174 21.749W
Weather: calm, sunny , muggy

at anchor in the Ha apai Group . at Lifuka .. \

Fri Jun 2 17:27 2017 NZST
Run: 7.2nm (13km)
19 52.902S 174 25.296W
Weather: calm, sunny

at anchor in the Ha apai Group ..interesting village excursion today \

Thu Jun 1 16:12 2017 NZST
Run: 14.7nm (26.6km)
19 57.726S 174 29.590W
Weather: calm, sunny

at anchor in the Ha apai Group ..bonfire on the beach tonight ..
\

Wed May 31 12:48 2017 NZST
Run: 37.3nm (67.5km)
19 56.367S 174 43.046W
Weather: calm, sunny

at anchor in the Ha apai Group ..beautiful day .. repaired VHF antenna ..fell off the mast head !

Tue May 30 16:57 2017 NZST
Run: 47.2nm (85.4km)
20 28.553S 174 46.827W
Weather: SE trades 10 knts calm

sailing up the Haapai group .all good nice yellow fin tuna

Sun May 21 11:18 2017 NZST
Run: 113.4nm (205.3km)
Avg: 4.9knts
24hr: 116.6nm
21 07.592S 175 .09.840W
Weather: SE trades 15 knts

arrived in Tonga last night ..after a very pleasant trip

Sat May 20 11:57 2017 NZST
Run: 179.2nm (324.4km)
Avg: 7.9knts
24hr: 189.9nm
22 40.857S 175 34.165W
Weather: flat seas .motoring .. no wind , flat seas

all well aboard , baro 1024 ..ETA Sunday noon

Great to hear all are doing well. Thanks for the updates :) Janelle and Mika xo
Fri May 19 13:18 2017 NZST
Run: 92.6nm (167.6km)
Avg: 3.9knts
24hr: 93nm
25 09.155S 176 25.602W
Weather: flat seas .motoring .. no wind , waiting for the SE trades .just getting a sniff of them now

all well aboard , baro 1024 ..ETA Sunday

Thu May 18 13:24 2017 NZST
Run: 98.8nm (178.8km)
Avg: 4.1knts
24hr: 99nm
26 04.011S 177 30.808W
Weather: mild seas , close hauled ,wind 15 knts , tacking

all well aboard , baro 1023

Wed May 17 13:27 2017 NZST
Run: 262.5nm (475.1km)
Avg: 9.5knts
24hr: 228.3nm
27 19.475S 178 16.348W
Weather: mild seas , close hauled ,7 knts boat speed , wind east 20 knts

all well aboard , baro 1030

Tue May 16 9:51 2017 NZST
Run: 122.8nm (222.3km)
Avg: 6knts
24hr: 143.4nm
30 16.850S 179 00.364E
Weather: flat seas , 15 knot easterly winds , 9 knot boat speed , cloudy

all well aboard , baro 1030

Mon May 15 13:18 2017 NZST
Run: 157.7nm (285.4km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 160.7nm
32 03.31S 179 06.32E
Weather: calm motoring

all well aboard , baro 1030

Sun May 14 13:45 2017 NZST
33 31.56S 177 01.76E
Weather: 15knts S mild swells 3 meters 1022 baro

broad reaching ,all well aboard

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