Mon Dec 17 4:09 2018 NZDT
Run: 92.4nm (167.2km)
Avg: 3.7knts
24hr: 87.7nm
33 54.581S 018 25.152E
Weather: Calm, glorious, beautiful!!

Arrived and docked at V&A marina in the centre of CapeTown. Indian Ocean done!!

Will be here for a month or so enjoying everything a big city has to offer!

Happy New Year to you and Phil. Hope you are enjoying your stay in Cape Town. Ron & Nicole
Sun Dec 16 2:51 2018 NZDT
Run: 184.1nm (333.2km)
Avg: 6.3knts
24hr: 150.4nm
34 49.09S 019 36.40E
Weather: Glorious sunshine; 12 knots of Southerlies

We have just passed Cape Alghulas!

Welcome to the South Atlantic!

Fri Dec 14 21:29 2018 NZDT
Run: 20nm (36.2km)
34 12.599S 022 45.195E
Weather: Glorious sunshine, 8-10 SE

Motor sailing with headsail! Last leg to Cape Town!!

Mon Dec 10 2:36 2018 NZDT
Run: 103.5nm (187.3km)
34 02.874S 23 02.620E
Weather: Sunny!

Anchored in Knysna Lagoon!

Fri Dec 7 20:06 2018 NZDT
Run: 32.6nm (59km)
34 10.431S 24 50.723E
Weather: Calm, overcast

Anchored at Cape St-Francis. We had passed it and turned around at sunset as winds picked up to 30-35 gusting 40!

Thu Dec 6 21:24 2018 NZDT
Run: 147.5nm (267km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 171.3nm
34 09.88S 25 24.90E
Weather: Lightly overcast, calm seas

Motor sailing in 6-8 knots of ESE

Seals swimming about

Thu Dec 6 0:44 2018 NZDT
Run: 17.8nm (32.2km)
33 14.28S 27 43.59E
Weather: Sunny, light winds!

Left East London a few hours ago; Motor sailing at 8.3 knots in 10 knots of easterly breeze!

Sun Nov 25 16:35 2018 NZDT
Run: 218.3nm (395.1km)
Avg: 8.8knts
24hr: 211.6nm
33 01.43S 027 53.88E
Weather: Calm, some clouds!

Anchored in Buffalo River, East London!

Celebrations are in order as we completed a circumnavigation according to longitude!

Congratulations ! Hope you have a super holiday season. Nicole and I will be in Florida. Hope to see you soon.
Sat Nov 24 15:49 2018 NZDT
Run: 167.2nm (302.6km)
30 50.11S 30 34.88E
Weather: Sun is coming out

Sailing under headsail only in 10-15 E and boisterous sea

Fare well x
Tue Oct 30 17:11 2018 NZDT
Run: 105.5nm (191km)
28 47.643S 32 04.724E
Weather: Howling southerlies expected shortly after the howling northerlies

Arrived safely in Richard’s Bay! Welcome to South Africa!!

Congrats, guys! Where are you now? Hope to catch up with you. Wakaya arrived Zululand Oct. 25. Jan and Gary

Wonderful! That is so exciting... sending you big hello waves from here! ♡
Sat Oct 27 22:09 2018 NZDT
Run: 153nm (276.9km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 173.6nm
27 40.05S 033 14.83E

Motorsailing since midnight after another cracking sail! 95nm to go!

WTF's your phone number? Go you good things :)
Sat Oct 27 1:00 2018 NZDT
Run: 158.1nm (286.2km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 165.7nm
25 47.28S 034 33.34E

Back to motoring after a cracking overnight sail!

Fri Oct 26 2:06 2018 NZDT
Run: 142.3nm (257.6km)
23 42.09S 035 35.32E

Motor Sailing at 6 knots in 6 knots of breeze

Fri Oct 19 4:09 2018 NZDT
Run: 1.9nm (3.4km)
21 38.83S 035 26.10E

Back in original anchorage waiting for storm to pass

Hi Guys! We have just looked at this site for the first time- it is sooooo cool!! Poppy says it looks BEAUTIFUL there and looks like you are having so much fun! We are sending our love accross the miles and wish you well. Poppy says good luck on the journey across the big pond! Lots of love xxx Suzi and Poppy
Wed Oct 17 3:18 2018 NZDT
Run: 1.9nm (3.4km)
21 40.48S 035 25.79E

At anchor in other bay!!

Mon Oct 15 3:42 2018 NZDT
Run: 106.5nm (192.8km)
Avg: 4.5knts
24hr: 107.2nm
21 38.81S 035 26.08E

At anchor in Bazaruto waiting for favorable window!

Hey, just realized that not only could I check your position but you also leave comments everyday so I feel less worried now that I see you left a comment this morning saying you were anchored. Love you, take care for the last stretch, we wish you wind and a very Happy birthday to Phil. Mylene, Aslam, Samira, Karim
Sun Oct 14 3:51 2018 NZDT
Run: 133.1nm (240.9km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 124.1nm
20 42.59S 036 44.82E

Sailing slowly... 88nm to go to Bazaruto!

Sat Oct 13 2:06 2018 NZDT
Run: 141.9nm (256.8km)
Avg: 4.9knts
24hr: 117.4nm
19 23.60S 038 14.61E

Sailing with a poled out jib at about 6.8 to 7 knots

Thu Oct 11 21:06 2018 NZDT
Run: 143.4nm (259.6km)
Avg: 6knts
24hr: 143.1nm
18 12.67S 040 01.06E

Motor sailing... no wind, no fish!

Wed Oct 10 21:03 2018 NZDT
Run: 253.7nm (459.2km)
Avg: 5.4knts
24hr: 129.8nm
16 27.72S 041 11.23E

Motor sailing in less than 5 knots of wind

Mon Oct 8 22:09 2018 NZDT
Run: 36.8nm (66.6km)
15 43.59S 044 55.82E

Sailing at 4.5kn towards Mozambique

Sat Oct 6 18:35 2018 NZDT
Run: 122.7nm (222.1km)
16 04.76S 045 20.68E

At anchor, waiting.....

Mon Oct 1 1:18 2018 NZDT
Run: 34.5nm (62.4km)
15 14.119S 046 57.994E

At anchor slowly making our way to Mahajunga for checkout

Thu Sep 27 23:45 2018 NZST
Run: 60.5nm (109.5km)
14 53.446S 047 20.484E

At anchor in beautiful Moramba after a stiff sail

Tue Sep 25 0:39 2018 NZST
Run: 6819.9nm (12344km)
Avg: 230.8knts
24hr: 5539nm
14 06.969S 047 45.691E

Anchored in behind beautiful island after a wonderful sail!

Sun Sep 23 19:06 2018 NZST
Run: 6835.1nm (12371.5km)
Avg: 24.3knts
24hr: 584.2nm
13 42.77E 047 54.20S

At anchor in Honey River

Wed Sep 12 2:17 2018 NZST
Run: 19.7nm (35.7km)
13 18.54S 48 10.28E
Weather: Southerly wind and swell

Back anchored in beautiful Sakatia

Mon Sep 10 23:48 2018 NZST
Run: 21.3nm (38.6km)
13 32.23S 47 59.80E
Weather: Blowing 15-20 SW

Anchored in Russian Bay

Sun Sep 2 21:12 2018 NZST
Run: 10.3nm (18.6km)
13 24.48S 48 17.10E

Back in Hell-Ville after a stint in Russian Bay!

Fri Aug 17 20:08 2018 NZST
Run: 10.3nm (18.6km)
13 18.523S 48 10.288E
Weather: Sun shining!

Anchored at Sakatia

Thu Aug 9 17:09 2018 NZST
Run: 10.3nm (18.6km)
13 24.48S 48 17.10E
Weather: Beautiful dry Sunny days

Anchored in Hell-Ville!

Mon Aug 6 1:39 2018 NZST
Run: 42.8nm (77.5km)
13 19.02S 48 09.77e

Back in Madagascar. At anchor in Sakatia

Sat Aug 4 17:33 2018 NZST
Run: 155.4nm (281.3km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 160nm
13 11.35s 047 32.43e

Motoring back to Nosy Be

Fri Aug 3 18:14 2018 NZST
Run: 3.2nm (5.8km)
12 58.34S 45 14.56E
Weather: Beautiful Sun! 10-15 k Southerly, flat seas

Sailing back to Madagascar

Thu Aug 2 5:01 2018 NZST
Run: 13.7nm (24.8km)
12 58.409S 45 11.748E
Weather: Calm

On a mooring...Hoping to see turtles hatching tonight, then off to Madascar in the morning!

Tue Jul 31 1:11 2018 NZST
Run: 13.7nm (24.8km)
12 46.738S 45 14.043E

Back to the Marina. Getting ready to return to Madagascar!

Sat Jul 28 17:21 2018 NZST
Run: 7.1nm (12.9km)
12 58.394S 45 11.718E
Weather: Rainy

On a mooring by beach with turtles galore

Thu Jul 26 23:41 2018 NZST
Run: 10nm (18.1km)
12 55.089S 45 06.355E
Weather: Blowing SE 15-25

Huge Bay but small yacht club

Tue Jul 24 0:34 2018 NZST
Run: 6.4nm (11.6km)
12 46.470S 45 05.762E
Weather: Howling SSE 20-30

Anchored with a beautiful waterfall on beach!

Mon Jul 23 0:05 2018 NZST
Run: 13nm (23.5km)
12 41.170S 045 04.022E

Working our way around the island!!

Thu Jul 12 17:31 2018 NZST
Run: 2.1nm (3.8km)
12 46.739S 45 14.041E

At the marina for some repairs

Hope all is okay and just general maintenance. Love Owen and Jane
Fri Jul 6 16:07 2018 NZST
Run: 207.9nm (376.3km)
12 46.606S 45 15.895E

In Mayotte after a a quick 32hour passage

Tue Jun 19 1:55 2018 NZST
Run: 22.7nm (41.1km)
13 24.41S 48 17.08E
Weather: Beautiful, sunny

Back in Hell-Ville

Mon Jun 18 2:48 2018 NZST
Run: 22.3nm (40.4km)
13 43.301S 048 11.265e

At anchor by delightful village

Tue Jun 12 0:43 2018 NZST
Run: 5.1nm (9.2km)
13 26.502S 48 21.103E
Weather: Sunny!

At anchor in Komba

Mon Jun 4 23:39 2018 NZST
Run: 39.7nm (71.9km)
13 24.454S 048 17.078E

Welcome to Hell-Ville, civilisation at last!!

I Found this site with lots of information https://zuluwaterways.com/map/-13.373587513919768/46.6534423828125
Sun Jun 3 2:57 2018 NZST
Run: 60.8nm (110km)
12 54.519S 048 34.697E

At anchor

Fri Jun 1 1:45 2018 NZST
Run: 197nm (356.6km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 146.8nm
12 13.61S 049 08.93E

Anchored safely after rounding Cap D'Ambre. Yeeeehaaa Indian Ocean crossing almost done!

Wed May 30 17:33 2018 NZST
Run: 185.8nm (336.3km)
Avg: 8knts
24hr: 191.4nm
11 50.10S 052 02.12E

Heavily reefed in 20-25 knots of wind and wild seas.

Tue May 29 18:15 2018 NZST
Run: 187.8nm (339.9km)
Avg: 8.1knts
24hr: 193.9nm
11 28.44S 054 45.36E

Sailing reefed down in boisterous conditions. Only 315 miles to go!

Mon May 28 19:00 2018 NZST
10 52.08S 057 27.35e

Beautiful sailing under lovely skies!

Mon May 28 18:42 2018 NZST
Run: 193nm (349.3km)
Avg: 8.6knts
24hr: 206.3nm
10 52.08S 057 27.35e

Beautiful sailing under lovely skies!

Sun May 27 20:15 2018 NZST
Run: 186.7nm (337.9km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 160.6nm
09 56.39s 060 08.04e

Sailing under grey skies and confused seas. bout 600 miles to Madagascar!

Sat May 26 16:21 2018 NZST
Run: 298.3nm (539.9km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 173.1nm
08 51.37s 062 38.52e

Sailing 7 knots in big rolly seas!

Fair winds to you! Wakaya just arrived at Crater Bay, Nosse Bay, Madagascar.
Thu May 24 23:00 2018 NZST
Run: 190nm (343.9km)
Avg: 8.1knts
24hr: 195.3nm
07 06.18s 066 37.48e

Sailing under headsail only at 7.5 knots

Wed May 23 23:39 2018 NZST
7.0 knots
Run: 184.8nm (334.5km)
Avg: 7.3knts
24hr: 176.3nm
06 18.15s 069 16.40e

Sailing in confused seas

Tue May 22 22:30 2018 NZST
Run: 31.6nm (57.2km)
05 30.15s 071 50.28e

Sailing in light winds with headsail

Fri May 4 0:27 2018 NZST
Run: 130.6nm (236.4km)
Avg: 5.1knts
24hr: 123.4nm
05 19.928s 072 15.828e

Anchored in Beautiful Chagos!

Wed May 2 23:03 2018 NZST
Run: 116.9nm (211.6km)
Avg: 5knts
24hr: 121.2nm
03 44.02s 073 16.47e

motoring in flat seas

Tue May 1 23:54 2018 NZST
Run: 142.9nm (258.6km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 139.4nm
02 03.104s 073 27.589e

motor sailing at 5.8 knots!

Mon Apr 30 23:18 2018 NZST
Run: 39.2nm (71km)
00 02.009s 073 00.670e

sailing in washing machine conditions!

Sun Apr 29 23:33 2018 NZST
Run: 59.4nm (107.5km)
00 32.005n 073 00.275e

Another pit stop for fuel and repairs!

Sat Apr 28 23:00 2018 NZST
Run: 157.8nm (285.6km)
Avg: 7.3knts
24hr: 176.1nm
01 15.421n 072 32.441e

motoring in rolly seas; no wind

Sat Apr 28 1:30 2018 NZST
Run: 66.4nm (120.2km)
03 27.14n 073 10.15e

On the road again. Sailing at 6.5 kn, in 12 kn of NW

Thu Apr 26 14:27 2018 NZST
Run: 137.6nm (249.1km)
Avg: 3.4knts
24hr: 81.1nm
04 23.723n 073 21.395e

A pit stop in the Maldives before moving on to Chagos

Tue Apr 24 21:45 2018 NZST
Run: 148.3nm (268.4km)
Avg: 6.2knts
24hr: 147.7nm
05 06.870n 075 13.168e

Sailing in lovely conditions. 116 miles to Maldives!

Mon Apr 23 21:39 2018 NZST
Run: 155.9nm (282.2km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 160.9nm
05 28.76n 077 20.55e

motorsailing in falt conditions with favorable current

See you guys are on the move again. Hope the sail is smooth. :-) xx
Sun Apr 22 22:24 2018 NZST
Run: 126.1nm (228.2km)
Avg: 5.4knts
24hr: 129.3nm
05 40.02n 079 36.02e

motoring in bumpy seas towards Maldives

Sat Apr 21 23:00 2018 NZST
Run: 119.8nm (216.8km)
Avg: 5.3knts
24hr: 126.9nm
06 07.68n 081 22.48e

Sailing in 9-10knots of Easterly

Sat Apr 21 0:21 2018 NZST
Run: 59.4nm (107.5km)
07 50.017n 081 41.32e

Left early. Sailing along at 5.5 knots

Fri Mar 23 7:08 2018 NZDT
Run: 154.1nm (278.9km)
Avg: 2.8knts
24hr: 66.5nm
8 33.841N 81 13.826E
Weather: Calm, hot and airless

On anchor in Trincomalee harbour since 21/03/18. It was a slow passage but pleasant. Plan to be here about a month or so.

Glad you arrived safely though it would have been frustrating without a stiff sailing breeze. Enjoy your time in Sri Lanka. Thoughts are with you. Happy Birthday for 14 March. May the year ahead be cruisey. XXX 000

love u guys!

Glad you guys arrived safely! Look forward to all your news. :-) x
Tue Mar 20 23:30 2018 NZDT
Run: 144.9nm (262.3km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.4nm
09 06.772n 083 25.000e

Motor sailing as wind died! But only 130NM to go!

Mon Mar 19 22:54 2018 NZDT
Run: 249.8nm (452.1km)
Avg: 5.3knts
24hr: 126.9nm
09 37.740n 085 28.551e

Lovely sailing albeit a bit slow. Winds ENE 5-10 255NM to go!

Sat Mar 17 23:39 2018 NZDT
Run: 118.1nm (213.8km)
Avg: 4.8knts
24hr: 115.5nm
10 38.019n 089 00.142e

Very slow sailing under spinnaker.

Happy Birthday for the 14th. I hope you had a beautiful day. xxxxxxxxxxoooooxxxxxooxxxxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxo
Fri Mar 16 23:06 2018 NZDT
Run: 120.6nm (218.3km)
Avg: 5.3knts
24hr: 127.5nm
11 02.766n 090 41.480e

Motoring again as no wind.

Fri Mar 16 0:24 2018 NZDT
Run: 26.5nm (48km)
11 25.937n 092 25.550e

Goodbye Andamans, very light breeze from the N. Motor-sailing slowly

Mon Mar 12 0:00 2018 NZDT
Run: 10811.3nm (19568.5km)
Avg: 112.7knts
24hr: 2704.2nm
11 41.439n 092 42.922e

Back in Port Blair after a lovely week in the islands

I see your roughing it ! Glad to see your safe. Happy sailing ⛵️
Thu Mar 8 0:03 2018 NZDT
Run: 15.5nm (28.1km)
Avg: 62knts
24hr: 1488nm
11 15.871n 92 41.634s

Anchored at beautiful Cinque Island. Snorkeling, dolphins and relaxing!

Wed Mar 7 23:48 2018 NZDT
Run: 10796.3nm (19541.3km)
Avg: 36.3knts
24hr: 871.3nm
11 29.282n 92 42.382s

Anchored at Chiriyatapu point. Lovely sun set!

Fri Feb 23 14:24 2018 NZDT
Run: 158.7nm (287.2km)
Avg: 3.2knts
24hr: 77.6nm
11 41.304n 092 42.725e

Arrived safely in Incredible Andaman. It took a whole day for the formalities. A quick evening of exploring and tasting the first Indian delicacies.

:) happy you arrived after this first leg. Having dinner Gina and and thinking ofbyou. Love u guys! XO
Wed Feb 21 13:18 2018 NZDT
Run: 181nm (327.6km)
Avg: 7.6knts
24hr: 181.8nm
10 21.802n 094 37.317e

Lovely NE breeze 10-15 knots; doing 7 knots speed, 135nm to go

Tue Feb 20 13:24 2018 NZDT
Run: 6685.1nm (12100km)
Avg: 178.2knts
24hr: 4276.5nm
08 52.335n 096 48.359e

Under way. Sailing at 5.8 knots in NE 15 knots

Sun Feb 18 23:52 2018 NZDT
Weather: hazy

Leaving tomorrow

:) Following you
Sat Feb 17 21:14 2018 NZDT
Weather: Hazy with light northerly breeze

Have started our trek up the west coast of Phuket!!!

Sat Feb 17 17:53 2018 NZDT
Run: 6793.2nm (12295.7km)
Avg: 58.2knts
24hr: 1395.8nm
Weather: W 10knots hazy

Starting moving on the west coast of Phuket in preparation for departure

Mon Feb 12 21:04 2018 NZDT
07 48N 98 22E
Weather: NE 10-15knots, Hazy

Anchored in Ao Chalong, Phuket, getting ready to sail west towards the Andaman Islands

Tried your new site, works fine. Enjoy your crossing 😘⛵️

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