uBhejane

uBhejane

Sat Jul 13 14:41 2019 NZST
Run: 9879.3nm (17881.5km)
Avg: 118948.1knts
24hr: 2854754.2nm
17 36.243S 168 14.64310E

Sat Jul 13 14:36 2019 NZST
Speed:
0 knts >
knts
Run: 9778.6nm (17699.3km)
Avg: 17.8knts
24hr: 427.7nm
Weather: 15knts, sunny, >

hanging out in Havannah Harbour, Efate, Vanuatu - going to > Francesca's beach bar later today. Crew is all good, healthy and busy.

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Thu Jun 20 17:54 2019 NZST
Speed:
5knts
knts
Run: 76.2nm (137.9km)
Avg: 7.9knts
24hr: 189.5nm
19 30.86S 169 31.57E
Weather: 10knts wind, overcast

yeah, approaching Port Resolution, we made it before dark, dropping anchor soon and having a beer This e-mail was delivered via satellite phone using GMN's XGate software. Please be kind and keep your replies short.


Well done guys

Well done, sounds like a good trip over. Send us some pics. cheers Dave
Thu Jun 20 8:15 2019 NZST
Speed:
7knts
knts
Run: 129.4nm (234.2km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 170.2nm
19 06.90S 170 36.87E
Weather: rain showers, 17-20 knts ESE, slight seas

ticking along with stronger winds, which is good, 67nM to go, ETA 6pm in Port Resolution, crew is well.

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Wed Jun 19 14:00 2019 NZST
Speed:
5knts
knts
Run: 206nm (372.9km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 146.6nm
18 41.40S 172 32.50E
Weather: 12knts E, calm seas, sunny

wind dropped, we slowed down, hoping to arrive in Port Resolution, Tanna Island before dark on Thursday, 20th. 180nM to go. Crew is relaxed, playing card games.

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Tue Jun 18 4:16 2019 NZST
Speed:
55
knts
Run: 117.1nm (212km)
Avg: 2.6knts
24hr: 62.3nm
18 5.1852S 175 37.068E

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Sun Jun 16 7:08 2019 NZST
Run: 12.1nm (21.9km)
17 46S 177 22E
Weather: hot

Getting ready to leave for Vanuatu tomorrow, Monday 17th June 2019. It is a three day passage. Weather looking good


Mon May 27 20:42 2019 NZST
Run: 35.4nm (64.1km)
17 46S 177 11E
Weather: 30 sunny

We arrived four days ago in Port Denarau. After receiving our cruising permit for Fiji we are now at our first anchorage: Muscat Cove


Thu May 23 9:33 2019 NZST
Speed:
6knts
knts
Run: 167.3nm (302.8km)
Avg: 8.3knts
24hr: 199.3nm
18 16.44s 177 15.15e

wind dropped at 5am from 20knts to 10knts - we made good progress through the night and ETA is 3pm in Port Denarau. Might have some rain on the way, otherwise it's tropical 'hot'. All crew is well - ,we spotted LAND: Viti Levu 5min ago. Yeah! This e-mail was delivered via satellite phone using GMN's XGate software. Please be kind and keep your replies short.


Gerard and Heidi, Congratulations on the first leg of your amazing dream

Awesome guys!! So happy you made it safely, well done! xxxxx

Bula Bula! Well done all of you! You have done it and so quickly too! xxxxx

Brilliant, well done. Your 1st passage under your belt. Bula
Wed May 22 13:24 2019 NZST
Run: 188.7nm (341.5km)
Avg: 7.3knts
24hr: 176.2nm
20 41.5s 177 08.5e
Weather: wind dropped to 10knots, partly cloudy, small swell of 1.2 m

after a bumpy night with wind around 23 to 25 knots and swell around 3m, we are enjoying a more comfortable sea state. We expect to arrive in Port Denarau on Thursday 23, afternoon to clear into Fiji. All crew in happy moods. This e-mail was delivered via satellite phone using GMN's XGate software. Please be kind and keep your replies short.


Going well. Looks like you will slide in front of the wind band coming from the east (Tonga). Safe sail. Cheers Dave and Michele
Tue May 21 11:42 2019 NZST
Speed:
7.5knts
knts

winds between 20 - 25 knts, SE. Making our way to Fiji, Port Denarau, planning to arrive there Thursday late evening. Crew a little tired from bouncing sea but good. This e-mail was delivered via satellite phone using GMN's XGate software. Please be kind and keep your replies short.


Tue May 21 11:42 2019 NZST
Run: 216.4nm (391.7km)
Avg: 8.6knts
24hr: 205.3nm
23 25.02s 176 58.00e
Weather: wind with 20-25 knts from SE

sailing on av. 7.5knts, heading north to Port Denarau. Planning to arrive there Thursday late evening. Crew a bit tired from a bouncing sea, but good.

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Mon May 20 10:24 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.8knts
knts
Run: 158nm (286km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 172nm
26 32.50s 176 45.40e

will catch more wind today and tomorrow, hoping to average at 7.25 knts to make good progress to Fiji west. Still watching a weather system coming from NE of Fiji towards the south-west. Seaswell is kind so far but will pick up over the next days. All crew is doing well.

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Hi Gerard Heidi, Noah and Samuel: What a great trip you are having. Best wishes Peter , Karen and Mini.
Sun May 19 12:21 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.2 knts
knts
Run: 113.5nm (205.4km)
Avg: 6.8knts
24hr: 162.6nm
28 47.93S 176 20.92E

still motorsailing in 5knts wind. Watching the weather around Fiji carefully, some winds developing. Crew is doing well, enjoying sunshine on the foredeck.

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Sat May 18 19:36 2019 NZST
Speed:
6knt
knts
Run: 210.5nm (381km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 152.9nm
30 26.37S 176 17.35E

motorsailing, wind below 8knts, crew is good and well rested This e-mail was delivered via satellite phone using GMN's XGate software. Please be kind and keep your replies short.


Going well guys, enjoying tracking you. Lots of love
Fri May 17 10:33 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.5knt
knts
Run: 106nm (191.9km)
Avg: 7.7knts
24hr: 183.7nm
33 23.72S 175 25.62E

rolling seas with about 15-20 knots of wind. This e-mail was delivered via satellite phone using GMN's XGate software. Please be kind and keep your replies short.


Thu May 16 20:42 2019 NZST
Speed:
7.7knts
knts
Run: 46.3nm (83.8km)
34 43.19S 174 29.52E

all well on board, a bit of a swell, but manageable - sailing with the moon shining. This e-mail was delivered via satellite phone using GMN's XGate software. Please be kind and keep your replies short.


Really excited for you guys. We are following you on GIS. xxxxx
Tue May 14 14:06 2019 NZST
Speed:
1knts
knts
35 19.03S 174 07.24E
Weather: 6knts, overcast, no rain

in the marina getting ready to leave for Fiji on 15.May 2019


Good luck you guys!! You look well prepared and ready to “set sail”! May the wind be on your back and the sun in your face and the oceans calm. Will be following your course! Lots of love.

Have a great safe trip, thanks for all the goods time in Nz will miss you, Streibel Clan

Good luck

Wishing you a safe and comfortable passage
Tue May 14 13:52 2019 NZST
35 19.039S 174 07.245E
Weather: Overcast, little wind

In the Opua marina, planed departure on the 15th May to Fiji, if weather holds.


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