LAND HO!!! Tayrona pulls into Brisbane after ten days at sea! Great weather and fast sailing on Tayrona's last passage under our command.
Tayrona is 77 miles out from Brisbane. Gorgeous weather today, but motoring in light headwinds. Beats overcast and rain! Last night watch aboard Tayrona!
Ugly weather through the front. Motoring in unsettled seas and light wind in the rain. :( All well aboard.
Another beautiful day under sail! Cloud cover in PM and renewing winds. 280 miles to Bris!
Flew spinnaker all day and throughout the night in fair winds and following seas. Caught a mahi mahi. Every day on passage is like this? Right?
Motoring with almost no wind. Gorgeous blue skies!
Gorgeous clear day with a squall thrown in for fun. We keep changing to and out of wing-wing. All good aboard.
Dark and stormy night! Still making good time, so we'll take it! All well aboard.
Moving at a good clip. Wind in 20's today with rowdy seas. All well aboard!
First position report from Tasman Crossing. Good progress. All well aboard!
Docked at Bay of Islands Marina. Happy to be back on land. Thanks Patricia and David!
arrived in Opua last night. happy landfall.
Pleasant sailing conditions! Finally! All well aboard.
Conditions in the squash zone moderated. Got a pretty good thrashing in the last days. Made our tack to Opua and awaiting SW winds to drive us in to port! All well aboard.
It was a dark and stormy night! Rowdy seas, but all well aboard.
Having trouble connecting to sailmail. Getting ready for the incoming front on Thursday. All good aboard.
Happy to be sailing again after all day motoring through glassy flat seas, blue skies, and no wind.
Conditions continue to vary from 20 knots to 5 knots, with associated seas. All well aboard.
Heavy chop and moderate wind today, both now diminishing. All well aboard.
Cruising through the moonlit night! All well aboard.
Motoring through glassy seas, no wind, bright moon. All well aboard.
Conditions moderating from 25 knots near Viti Levu. Sailing as close to wind as possible. All good aboard.
Docked at Denarau Marina. Getting ready for the big push and installing a brand new autopilot.
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