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Africat :
2018 09 12 - 1403 hrs - Berthed i the Breakwater Marina for a week. A very rough trip in from Palm Island, rough seas, strong winds & lots of heavy rain. Now some boat jobs & restocking.
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All The Stars :
2018 09 20 - 0713 hrs - Back to Hole in the Wall to ride out 2 days of strong southerlies
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Allaban :
2018 09 20 - 1602 hrs - Curlew island. Very nice lagoon style anchorage. Not much wind so motor sailed 45 miles from Keswick/st Bees.
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Allons-y :
2018 09 01 - 0747 hrs - Stayed last night at Gary's, now waiting to cross the bar ĺater today.
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Annacol :
2018 08 25 - 1321 hrs - Back in Watsons Bay, Lizard Island.
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Arkaydes :
2018 09 20 - 2001 hrs - Anchored at South White Cliffs after great run from Bundaberg. Probably in GSS for a few days until southerlies let up.
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ATW :
2018 09 21 - 1417 hrs - Arrived in Brisbane, the end of the trip. Overnight here then back to Weipa tomorrow
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Bamboozle :
2018 09 15 - 1003 hrs - At Whisper Bay Airlie had snapped V belt on alternator I fixed at Woodward Bay motor sailed to here in 10 knots of breeze. Tomorrow off to Shaggers send off at The Anchor Bar and after Hoggies, Cheers!
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Bella Amica :
2018 08 25 - 0832 hrs -
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Bella Luna :
2018 09 16 - 2111 hrs - Anchored near a very hot volcanic river. The flies are terrible, the sand is black, there are purple prickles all over our back.
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Blinder :
2018 09 22 - 1432 hrs - Sailed to Deanbilla Bay. Caught plenty of crabs overnight with 4 bucks to cook.
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Blue Bayou 2 :
2018 09 14 - 2111 hrs - Left mourylin harbour for a motor sail to Russell island. Uncomfortable night on mooring and overcast skies so no snorkelling, maybe on the feature trip. Now at Fitzroy for a few days, very pleasant place, good swimming and walks. Off to yorkeys knob Sat
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Blue Heeler :
2018 09 13 - 1655 hrs - On our way south after a couple of weeks in Norway.
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Blue Pointer :
2018 09 12 - 1817 hrs - Finally out of Breakwater Marina after new Solar upgrade. Out for a week or so while we await delivery of washing machine to replace old unit. Out around Fantome, Orpheuous and Hinchinbrook. Crap trip with unforecast seas and wind.
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Blue Tango :
2018 09 19 - 1659 hrs - Sailed down Moreton Bay & through the channel to Jumpinpin. Made it through Jacobs Well just after half tide on the rise. Strong southerlies predicted so plenty of chain out. Anchorage is fairly well protected.
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Bluglass :
2018 09 22 - 1430 hrs - Anchored Byron Bay. Iluka tomorrow then some time off. Successful week at Boatworks. Bluglass looks like new.
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Carinya :
2018 09 22 - 1131 hrs - Back to Townsville for a couple of days. Fiona flying in today
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Catina :
2018 09 09 - 2104 hrs - Escaped the clutches of Airlie Beach. Cid Island, Hook Passage (climbed to the Whitsunday Cairn from Cairn Beach), Saba Bay and now Refuge Bay in Nara Inlet. Winds all over the place but weather's beautiful. All good.
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Chamaral :
2018 08 27 - 1136 hrs - Had a great time at the Shaggers Rendesvou Gloucester, now sailin over to Bowen
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Chances :
2018 09 20 - 1637 hrs - Up anchor and into Hamilton Island Marina, best place for the upcoming strong winds and to pick up our guests tomorrow
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Chandon :
2018 09 22 - 1557 hrs - Left Mooloolaba S but swung enough to make Scarborough by 1*30 nice run staying for few days catch up with family before going up Brisbane river for a few days
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Curlew Escape :
2018 09 03 - 1039 hrs - 15kts SE, 8.7 SOG off to MacKay. The pooch is a bit stressed, he’s more of a champagne sailor. Berthed and stowed.
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Dalliance :
2018 09 14 - 1546 hrs - At Nara Inlet, moved here last night after after engine was fixed (replaced the electrical start relay).
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Dreamas Duo :
2018 09 18 - 1300 hrs - Gloucester Passage / Island - nice beaches, few boat so nice spot.. This will be our turn around, No further North this trip... Few days here, another month around the Whitsundays Area with family, then bring on the Northern winds to take us towards home.
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Dreamtime :
2018 08 28 - 0951 hrs - Came back into Airlie Beach this morning and will be staying here fora few days. A beautiful spot.
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Elysian :
2018 08 28 - 0643 hrs - Heading home
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ESCAPADE :
2018 08 30 - 1604 hrs - Currently back in home marina at Tin Can Bay
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Fly South :
2018 09 20 - 1700 hrs - Sandy Straits Garry’s anchorage. It’s been a long time but we are finally back on the boat after 7 months of travelling ashore. Fly South has had her 1st outing smashing into NW 27knt coming here for SE change tonight. What an outing !!!!
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Folie a deux :
2018 09 21 - 1720 hrs - Back in Airlie late yesterday after a lovely quiet day on the water. Here to restock and wait for appropriate weather to head south - might take a while.
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Forever Dreamin :
2018 09 21 - 1209 hrs - After a lovely few days at Great Keppel in great company with Shiraz IV, we are in the marina at Rosslyn Bay looking forward to seeing Nikki, Cal and the kids coming up for a few days. 🌴👋
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Free at Last :
2018 09 20 - 1525 hrs - Anchored at Curlew Island where we will be sheltering from a strong SE blow over the next couple of days.
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Free Spirit :
2018 09 19 - 1530 hrs - The Newrys. So calm tonight. Motor sailed today. Saw a whale close to the boat. Glorious day. Here with Makani Kai.
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Gannet II :
2018 09 22 - 1743 hrs - Decided we needed a change of scenery so now in Coffs Harbour. Bit of a motor this morning but wind swung into the east this afternoon and had a beautiful sail. Lots of whales but they kept their distance. Here until we get another northerly.
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Genesis :
2018 09 22 - 1720 hrs - Spent 3 days in Port Newry: did the walks on Newry Is. & sat out some fresh SE winds. On 20 Sept motored for 4 and half hours to Mackay Marina in order to reprovision and to avoid forecast SE strong winds. Will stay here until weather prospects improve.
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Grey Nurse :
2018 09 23 - 1028 hrs - Good sail to Port Sandwich yesterday. Walked to Lamap village, good store had icecream. Mary Florintina guided us around, nice guest house but no power since army left town. Rainbow store near jetty had good stock including freezer. Explore Murder R today
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Heatwave :
2018 09 16 - 1238 hrs - Anchored at Lizard after a fantastic sail with perfect winds.
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Honey Bee :
2018 09 09 - 1351 hrs - Good run to Scawful yesterday In Mackay Marina for a few days to let the worst of the SEly pass. Also catching up with Velella, last seen in Malaysia.
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Huntress :
2018 09 22 - 1545 hrs -
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Indigo II :
2018 09 14 - 1712 hrs - Anchored off Kwandang village near Saronde, Indonesia. Strong southerly winds keep the air flowing through the boat.
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Iron Mongrel :
2018 09 19 - 1454 hrs - Breakwater Marina for a week.
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Island Pearl II :
2018 09 17 - 1152 hrs - Received a warm welcome in Durban by both the Point Yacht Club and the Royal Natal Yacht Club including free membership of both clubs for the first week to any esteemed international sailors. Durban Immigration and Customs a pleasure to deal with. Nice!
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Kaychelle :
2018 09 09 - 0850 hrs -
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Kia Orana :
2018 09 03 - 0826 hrs - Spent a few days at Shaw then picked up Jeff at Hamilton Island. Spent some time around Hazlewood Is and the anchorages on the southern side of Whitsunday Is. Had a rather rolly night last night at Cid. Beautiful days but not much sailing..
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Korawinga :
2018 09 16 - 1144 hrs - Spent a couple of days at Cid Harbour and now currently at Pioneer Bay, Airlie reprovisioning and waiting for a parcel to arrive, if so, out to Hook & Whitsunday Islands to explore possibly Tues 18th Sep.
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Lahara :
2018 09 22 - 1100 hrs - Just motored 5nm south to Coongul Pt to get better reception. Yey!! Strong SE blowing thru and overcast today so ideal book-reading conditions.
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Luna Azul :
2018 09 14 - 1556 hrs - Coasters Retreat, Pittwater
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Mary Claire :
2018 09 20 - 1430 hrs - Anchored at Airlie Beach to wait for a weather windows to start heading south.
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Meridian Passage :
2018 09 09 - 1232 hrs - Bums Bay, SouthPort
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Mischief :
2018 09 19 - 1650 hrs - In Mackay Marina for a few days.
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Moor R&R :
2018 09 21 - 0737 hrs - In the Burnett River up stream from The Bundy Marina, will be here a few days waiting on the South Easter to blow on through. Cain fires on opposite bank last night, boat covered in ash and totally smoked out until the change came through.
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Nemo :
2018 09 14 - 1616 hrs - Arrived GKI and anchored. Only four boats here. Started the day with northerly winds (!) but it swung round to the SE and we had a good sail across Keppel Bay.
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Olivia III :
2018 08 24 - 1310 hrs - Back in the Breahwater Marina until Next Friday. Liz flys back to WA next Tuesday and a friend arrives the following day to sail down to the Whitsundays.
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Olympus :
2018 09 08 - 1400 hrs - Back at Burning Point - Shaw Island until ?? we move.
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Red Cloud :
2018 09 21 - 1039 hrs - Beautiful sail all day from Kepple to North Channel. SW10/15 and in the afternoon NE 15/20. Now in Gladston marina with S/SE 20/25. Awaiting return of N.
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Reeflection :
2018 09 20 - 0619 hrs - Anchored near Bribie Island brilliant sail from Elbow Pt. Good anchorage in strong nw wind moving to Scarborough to wait out southerly winds that are predicted
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Rehab :
2018 09 21 - 1509 hrs - 7 hours motoring to Banam Bay, Malekula Island. Very protected spot and welcoming children on the beach. Greeted chief Massameh and wife. More bananas and delicious papaya.
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Reklis :
2018 08 27 - 1107 hrs - Great sail all good be in tomorrow
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RooBinEsque :
2018 09 05 - 1004 hrs - Based in Wyndam marina for the next few months whilst we go to UK and other places. Brilliant marina, the facilities are 5 star.
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Roseanne :
2018 09 19 - 1721 hrs - Still here, weather fine but southerly coming tomorrow
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Sailaway :
2018 09 12 - 1200 hrs - Finally got some decent wind for the sail into Cairns. Anchored in the mangrove creek.
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Saltpeter :
2018 09 14 - 1653 hrs - At Great Keppel Marina Rosslyn Bay. Ready to head to Batemans Bay
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Seafox Too :
2018 09 07 - 1408 hrs - Back on Home mooring for a few weeks
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Selkie :
2018 09 20 - 1221 hrs - Dunk island. Fast and smooth overnight trip back south. Will wait here for lighter winds next week
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Sengo :
2018 09 11 - 1827 hrs - Reached the 2018 Zenith! Around Great keppel for around a week - in keppel Bay Marina for around a week and then we will head south.
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Serenity :
2018 08 21 - 1600 hrs - Arrived Island Head Creek via Hexham Is. Plan to stay a couple of days and do some fishing crabbing and exploring
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Shenolean :
2018 09 21 - 0715 hrs - Arrived in Bundaberg yesterday afternoon. Had a great sail for the last few hours. Here for a few days waiting for better weather.
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Silver Gypsy :
2018 09 09 - 1547 hrs - Kununurra Lake Argyle yesterday and again tomorrow
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Silvergirl :
2018 09 18 - 1645 hrs - Back at Airlie after a few trips around the islands with family. Getting ready for the trip back south when the norther lies kick in
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SV SBRAE :
2018 09 11 - 1100 hrs -
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SV Southern Exposure :
2018 09 19 - 0924 hrs - 31.8 -23.9. Flew home to Brisbane after suffering major seizure on board Speranza at Maggie Isl.All good and ready to return on 23rd.Sept.Quite exciting and terrifying but Nuerologist has given all clear to return.
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SY Kaitoro :
2018 09 06 - 1326 hrs - Breaking loose from Geraldton and Batavia Coast Marina to head south. Glassy day so motor-sailed for one hour or so then gave up and now motoring. Looking forward to Rottnest Island then Port Geographe and Margaret River country. Alan Barclay and Jeff B.
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T-Rex :
2018 09 21 - 1636 hrs - Anchored in Cid Harbour, after leaving Macona Inlet.
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Te Ara Roa :
2018 09 22 - 1116 hrs - A night in CID Harbour to avoid the worst of the winds. Although it did blow 30+ knots during the evening and night. Heading to Woodwark Bay which should offer better shelter. Waiting for next weather window to meander south. All crew in good spirits.
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Temptress :
2018 09 21 - 1514 hrs - In the marina at Rosslyn Bay; a comfy and social haven from the fresh south-easter. The local farmers' market makes a great place to reprovision.
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This Way Up :
2018 09 14 - 1124 hrs - Great weather for grandparents and grandchildren mucking around on yachts. Not that many cruisers here this year. Heading back around end of Oct.
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TranQuill :
2018 09 21 - 0718 hrs - Cromwell lock for a couple of days due to very strong winds. The wind was holding tide back so had to wait at Torksey an extra night before coming here. A 4 hour trip with the wind against us at times .
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Venture :
2018 08 26 - 2243 hrs - Arrived home: At the end of our adventure we took all 5 grandkids for the final leg from North Haven to the Garden Island Yacht club. It was an awesome journey but it's time to move on.
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Whoosh :
2018 09 06 - 1415 hrs - Airlie Beach
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Willow :
2018 08 25 - 1030 hrs - In the marina at Sebana Cove.
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Woftam :
2018 09 18 - 0900 hrs - Swell came around at 3:30AM and roll was bad, so we left at daylight. Anchored North of May's Bay and met up with Sephora. Plan to explore tomorrow after a good night's sleep.
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Yaraandoo II :
2018 08 25 - 1013 hrs - Well Y2 still in Kettering and we are now in Manly, Brisbane after a 2 weeks stay being tourists in Port Douglas. We are now doggie sitting for friends who are currently sailing. Life is good catching up with landbased friends.
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Zeehaen :
2018 09 19 - 1946 hrs - Strolled around Saweni Bay past resorts, a bean processing factory, sugar cane farms, saw horses & goats wandering around the roads then enjoyed a local ice-cream. Sailed 4nm up to Lautoka today in a light breeze closely passing huge cargo ships in port.
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Zenitude :
2018 09 20 - 1922 hrs - At anchor in Horseshoe Bay after a very nice and smooth run from Dunk Island. Happy to arrive a day ahead of strong winds. We'll stay here waiting for next window to keep going south.