Latitude: 
34° 3' South
Longitude: 
151° 21' East
Conditions: 
LIGHT ENE BREEZE
PAST 24 HOURS

TWENTY FOUR YOUNG AUSTRALIANS JOINED YOUNG ENDEAVOUR FOR THEIR ADVENTURE UNDER SAIL AT WOOLLOOMOOLOO, SYDNEY.

ANCHORING MID MORNING AT ROSE BAY FOR SHIP TOURS AND ICE BREAKERS. AFTER A WONDERFUL LUNCH LINE HANDLING COMMENCED BEFORE ALL YOUTH CREW LAID ALOFT TO THE LOWER TOP, A GREAT ACHIEVEMENT. AFTER SUNSET EVERYONE PARTICIPATED IN THREEWAY TALKS TO ENCOURAGE PUBLIC SPEAKING AND PROVIDE AN OPPORTUNITY TO INTERACT WITH OTHER YOUTH CREW. OVERNIGHT ALL WATCHES
PROGRESSED IN CLIMBING ALOFT AND LEARNING THE VARIOUS KNOTS REQUIRED FOR SAILING. AFTER MORNING BRIEF THE SHIP WEIGHED ANCHOR AND MADE GROUND TOWARDS SYDNEY HEADS AND CLEARED THE HARBOUR MID MORNING. A FEW FEELING THE MOTION OF THE SEA.

YOURS AYE

BRENTON WITT
LIEUTENANT COMMANDER, RAN
CAPTAIN STS YOUNG ENDEAVOUR