Author Archives: bluetreasure2

LISTS!!

Some items are getting crossed off that list, all busy but we keep doing jobs that are not on the list?..just fried the 12V batteries for some reason? chipping rust and painting today, sorting lockers..serviced the spear guns, Amit dropped a spear head in the water, but dived for it, Kylie and Jane were cleaning […]

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NUTS!!!

The morning was spent training about engine room, electricle and helm station, then the afternoon was spent washing and scrubbing, but the sundowner was Kylie getting a coconut!,,after the first attempt a ‘local” came past and got her a “real” drinking nut, and showed her how to “open” it..then Kylie did here own thing again, […]

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The gang is all here!

WOW!…Time flies…Kylie on the right of the photo arrived on Tue 10th..Amit in the middle “testing” the pegs arrived on the 26th last month!..Jane on the left has ben onboard for a year now and is looking on!..I was stuck in China when flights to Fiji were cancelled due to flooding, then a Cyclone..Jane and […]

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The King passed away!

It is a sad time for all. What an amazing man, who knew how to live his life and care for his people. He was into cars, planes and other “fun” activities, yet his people and the Kingdom of Tonga were everything to him. His London cab to travel around just made sense to me, […]

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IT’S ON AGAIN!

Hi everyone!..well I have been sorting things in Australia following the summer Antarctic season and on Saturday fly back to ICE and start re-commissioning everything ready for sea. We have a great crew assembling again ( see their blogs below) so plenty of anticipation. There will be a weekly blog till we get ready to […]

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New crew… Amit Oren

I was born in Jerusalem, where there is no sea. I first discovered the sea was more than a beach at the age of 22 and since then just couldn’t leave, it became a passion. I love everything about the sea. In a period of 6 years I became a windsurfing and kitesurfing instructor, a […]

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Fiji “ICE”

Time flies as always… ICE has stopped in Fiji for almost 5 months…but seems I still can see Tarawa in front of my eyes…still can remember the most excited moment when we finally pulled the anchor up and sailing away from the place “trapped” us for total 3 months… Headed to Fiji was our dream […]

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New Crew?

Well I am in Hobart onboard MV ORION about to head to Antarctica for a few months! And I just gave my contacts and this web site to 17 crew applicants from Finda-crew…I only need two??..so if you are one of them reading this,…all the details are on the crew section…and this web site may […]

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