Yearly Archives: 2013

Pangi internet battles!

Back in Mariners café to dump emails. John got away Friday morning on the Ferry. Bought a cooked meal package from the wharf where a little market is set up..he bought a huge plate with a BIG whole cooked crayfish, whole chicken and a slab of fish for about $10 Australian!! I spent all day […]

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Last two weeks!!!

Wednesday 7thSept. Headed out at about 1am after all the crew had finished last emails. Overcast and light rain so this was going to be 6 hours in the pilot house. Still plenty of whales about..last two hours wind picked up to 30kts plus with a lumpy sea and sometimes visibility down to a mile […]

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Well the shopping is all done..ICE is looking like a Vegie market…managed to buy another 20 ltrs petrol from a cruising yacht who wanted to help us..Thanks we cannot get fuel onto the ferry from Vavau as the whole place has no drums and the agent does not sell them, so we wait till […]

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