Monthly Archives: February 2013

Thursday February 28th 2013

Latitude: 33,51,30S Longitude: 151,12,36E Course: 0 degrees Speed: 0 knots Status: Day 54 – docked, Sydney Notes: I woke up much later than usual, I must have needed the sleep! After breakfast I took a leisurely stroll into town – … Continue reading

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Wednesday February 27th 2013

Latitude: 33,51,30S Longitude: 151,12,36E Course: 0 degrees Speed: 0 knots Status: Day 53 – docked, Sydney Notes: Our arrival into Sydney was breathtaking, especially as we were moored up immediately across from the Opera House, with a completely clear view … Continue reading

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Tuesday February 26th 2013

Latitude: 29,24,18S Longitude: 153,46,6E Course: 191 degrees Speed: 17 knots Status: Day 52 – at sea Notes: After an extremely wet day in Brisbane, we are heading south towards Sydney, where we stay for two days. I am hopeful that … Continue reading

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Monday February 25th 2013

Latitude: 27,22,54S Longitude: 153,9,48E Course: 0 degrees Speed: 0 knots Status: Day 51 – docked, Brisbane Notes: We are in a commercial docking area and it is pouring with rain! I passed through customs with no difficulty, having been sniffed … Continue reading

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Sunday February 24th 2013

Latitude: 24,15,30S Longitude: 160,12,30E Course: 252 degrees Speed: 20.3 knots Status: Day 50 – at sea Notes: As we are approaching Australia, we are required to fill in forms for their Customs and Immigration checks. In other countries, these checks … Continue reading

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Saturday February 23rd 2013

Latitude: 22,15,54S Longitude: 166,26,12E Course: 0 degrees Speed: 0 knots Status: Day 49 – docked, Noumea Notes: The ship is only here for the morning – we are due to depart around 1.00pm. I guess this will be so we … Continue reading

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Friday February 22nd 2013

Latitude: 19,59,12S Longitude: 173,56,30E Course: 249 degrees Speed: 19.3 knots Status: Day 48 – at sea Notes: The ship is on course towards Noumea and it started out like being a cloudy day. However, the skies cleared and it started … Continue reading

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Thursday February 21st 2013

Latitude: 18,8,5S Longitude: 178,25,25E Course: 0 degrees Speed: 0 knots Status: Day 47 – docked, Suva, Fiji Notes: It was a very warm day but I thoroughly enjoyed it. I was on a tour which included men walking on hot … Continue reading

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Tuesday February 19th 2013

Latitude: 17,35,42S Longitude: 174,1,54W Course: 268 degrees Speed: 19.8 knots Status: Day 46 – at sea Notes: At 7.30am the regular bridge report detailed a sky with 2/8th cloud, wind northerly force two, temperature 27.5C, 81F, sea state calm with … Continue reading

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