Toronui

Toronui

Thu Sep 20 7:32 2018 NZST
Run: 24.4nm (44.2km)
17 27S 177 02E
Weather: s to sse 10-15, clear skies but cloud coming

11 boats now at Navadra. Looking forward to rain.


Wed Aug 29 9:15 2018 NZST
Run: 12.7nm (23km)
17 46.272s 177 11.284e
Weather: light NE breeze

a lot better weather than we have here at Gulf Harbour!


Wed Aug 22 7:31 2018 NZST
Run: 20.4nm (36.9km)
17 46.1916s 177 22.903e
Weather: light easterlies

Outside denerau actually with about 14 other boats. They had strong NW yesterday so will probably be having a rest today.


Tue Aug 21 7:27 2018 NZST
Run: 60.8nm (110km)
Avg: 2.5knts
24hr: 61nm
18 03S 177 17E
Weather: lovely day

They had a great sail just off the coast yesterday with 10-15easterlies. Now at likuri harbour on the way to Lautoka for some work on Grahame's back problem. He had a fall.


Mon Aug 20 7:32 2018 NZST
Run: 50.6nm (91.6km)
18 24S 178 08E
Weather: light NE

At anchor by the island outside of Suva, Panga I think , and will head down the coast today.


Fri Aug 17 7:31 2018 NZST
Run: 84.8nm (153.5km)
19 01S 178 33E
Weather: SE15, 80%cc

3nm from Kadavu and this was yesterday as I forgot to put it in. They are there now but Grahames signal was light so i did not get where they were anchored. They did not tow a line and hope that fresh fish will come from Craig!


Fri Aug 10 7:27 2018 NZST
Speed: 7knts
Run: 406nm (734.9km)
19 12S 179 50E
Weather: odd rain squall overnight and wind held at 20. now 15, 50%cc

About 5 m from Matuku and looking forward to the rain in the weekend to fill the water tanks.


Mon Jun 4 7:29 2018 NZST
18 39.6843s 173 58.9575w
Weather: 80%cc, N10

enjoying Vavauu


Sat Jun 2 8:46 2018 NZST
No position sent.
Weather: raining in Vavau with 18 to 20 se

At anchor in Port Muralle Vavau Tonga after a 13 day passage from Gulf Harbour four days in Minerva Reef waiting for low to pass between Fiji and Tonga


Thu May 31 7:54 2018 NZST
Run: 161.2nm (291.8km)
Avg: 6.6knts
24hr: 158.7nm
18 39.6843s 173 58.9575w
Weather: SE18-20

anchored and enjoying the rest


Wed May 30 7:32 2018 NZST
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 181.2nm (328km)
Avg: 7.5knts
24hr: 181nm
20 41S 175 13W
Weather: big swell the last couple of hours, SSE15-18

all well


Tue May 29 7:30 2018 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 132.2nm (239.3km)
22 26S 177 19w
Weather: SSE18, 100%cc, rain

have not seen the moon yet


Fri May 25 7:35 2018 NZST
Run: 12.7nm (23km)
23 39.721S 178 54.59W
Weather: E9

all well but bouncy at high tide overnight


Thu May 24 7:30 2018 NZST
Speed: 5.8mknts
Run: 163.6nm (296.1km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 164.4nm
23 50S 178 59W
Weather: SSE5

10nm from Minerva and looking forward to anchors down.


Wed May 23 7:37 2018 NZST
Speed: 6.9knts
Run: 159.3nm (288.3km)
Avg: 6.6knts
24hr: 158.5nm
26 12S 178 55W
Weather: 14-18SW after a wild night where wnd went E to n to NW and

all well on board despite the wild night. heading to Minerva


Sally passed on the link, sounds like you are all having a good trip.Safe saiing, Glenn

Hi everyone glad you are all ok on the water! Tell Peter lm all good and missing him! All the best to you all and safe sailing Sally
Tue May 22 7:31 2018 NZST
Speed: 6.2knts
Run: 151.4nm (274km)
Avg: 6.3knts
24hr: 151.6nm
28 28S 179 23W
Weather: wind up and down so motored all yesterday, now E10-12, flat

great radio signal from Toronui. All well.


Mon May 21 7:32 2018 NZST
Speed: 5.5mknts
Run: 355.4nm (643.3km)
Avg: 7.4knts
24hr: 177.6nm
30 20S 179 18E
Weather: flat calm seas and not much wind

They need Craig to bring up the spare network data VMG screen - which is in a plastic shopping bag in the garage. Craig was listening!


Sat May 19 7:31 2018 NZST
Speed: 7.4knts
Run: 104.6nm (189.3km)
34 35S 175 52E
Weather: wind up and down all night 5-15 but now WSW14

all well and a great signal so in ground plane to GHRadio


Hi Peter, the Hughes boys are keenly plotting your progress to Tonga on a map they printed out. Good luck out there! Campbell, Felix and Henry.

Hi Pete, Sally gave me the link to follow your progress so that will be great. All the best for good breeze & fine weather. N&M

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