A nice trip in early 2007. Auckland - Bay of Islands - Opua
May 01, 2009: For today we planned to reach Port Fitzroy Harbour ond the Great barrier Island, so we left Oneroa already at 0700h. The SW winds where constant 15-20 – perfect for heading to the Great Barrier Island.From Oneroa to Great Barrier Island – we sailed a total distance of nearly 43 n-miles in about 9 hours. It was 1630 so we had plenty of time for fishing. But unfortunaetly we only cau... » read more3 posts (171 words) 2 photos 0 comments
Cruising from New Zealand to Tonga, Fiji, Vanuatu and New Caledonia then to Australia.
August 20, 2011: The Whitsundays kept us busy for a few more weeks. Steve caught fish in Cid Harbour and mud crabs in Tongue Bay so he was happy. Our Canadian friends taught us how to play Mexican dominoes which was a lot of fun, and we will be looking to obtain a set some time.From the Whitsunday Islands we headed north, bay hopping very slowly to Bowen. I was very happy to see our first whal... » read more27 posts (9911 words) 64 photos 66 comments