Time zone: 10

2019 04 16 - 1423 hrs
27° 31.269' S 153° 16.006' E
Have now arrived safely home, moored back at Raby Bay Quays Private Marina, Cleveland, completing our voyage to Tasmania, 2650nm, 88days. Thanks to all who helped us along the way. Many great stories and memories!!!!

2019 04 12 - 1558 hrs
27° 38.474' S 153° 25.123' E
Arrived safely at the Gold Coast Seaway 1130 today, 325nm / 51.5hrs. Some reasonable sailing but lots of small storm cells from Coffs Harbour to the Gold Coast. Spending our last night on the boat for this trip at RQYS Canipa, Russel Island. Home tomorrow

2019 04 09 - 1714 hrs
32° 41.04' S 152° 3.753' E
Preparing to depart Port Stephens 0600 tomorrow. S winds for next few days, so will aim to reach Southport Seaway late Friday morning. Past few days spent around Fame Cove / Soldiers Point. Sail Port Stephens Regatta on this week with 160 entries.

2019 04 06 - 0819 hrs
32° 43.057' S 152° 10.442' E
Arrived in Port Stephens 1800hrs yesterday after quick sail from Pittwater, 77nm, SE 10-20k winds, mostly reaching in company with several other monohulls. Anchored in Shoal Bay. Will explore here till next forecast S-SE mid-next week.

2019 04 05 - 0507 hrs
33° 36.201' S 151° 17.83' E
Last couple of days at Royal Prince Alfred YC, thank you to SW 1250 Kailani crew David and Jenny for looking after us. Departing Pittwater this morning heading for Port Stephens. Probably there for a few days.

2019 04 01 - 1700 hrs
33° 35.984' S 151° 17.885' E
Departed Middle Harbour when The Spit bridge opened at 1015hrs. Sailed through storm between The Heads and Barrenjoey Head, gust up to 30k from S. Taken a public mooring in The Basin for tonight, moving into RPAYC Marina tomorrow for a couple of days.

2019 03 29 - 1815 hrs
33° 46.626' S 151° 13.89' E
Pushed on to Sydney rather than stop at Jervis Bay. Since arriving visited Hermit Bay (Rose Bay) and Roselle Bay (Multihull Central, Seawind dealer, for Thursday twilight race with 8 other Seawinds). Moved to Bantry Bay, Middle Harbour, here a few days.

2019 03 26 - 0647 hrs
37° 3.971' S 149° 56.632' E
Departed East Boyd Bay, Eden, 0705hrs heading for Jervis Bay. Hopefully the East Australia Current will not be too adverse. Forecast is for a fine sunny day, a little chilly as we departed. All well onboard.

2019 03 23 - 0933 hrs
37° 4.418' S 149° 54.048' E
Safely arrived Eden 2330hrs 22nd March. Schouten Passage - Eden 54hrs, sailing 38.5 hrs, motoring 15.5hrs most at voyage start, adverse current much of crossing. Good sailing in forescast ESE 10-20k, max wind 24.2kn, max speed 11.2k. In Eden a few days.

2019 03 20 - 1540 hrs
42° 22.323' S 148° 20.286' E
Abeam of Schouten Island, motorsailing in 5k ESE, fairly smooth seas and sunshine. Heading for Eden NSW, ETA early morning Saturday 23rd March.