Latitude: 
39° 1' South
Longitude: 
149° 33' East
Conditions: 
SOUTHERLY BREEZE
PAST 24 HOURS

GREAT SAILING WEATHER ON A BROARD REACH WITH ALL SQUARES AND T'WEEN MAST STAYSAILS AND JIB. EVERYONE IS NOW ACCUSTOMED TO THE SHIPS MOTION AND ENJOYING THE MANY DELIGHTS FORM THE GALLEY. OVERNIGHT THE WATCHES LAYED ALOFT CONTINUING WITH SAIL HANDLING AND WORKING IN VARING CONDITIONS. THIS MORNING A RATHER MUSICAL WAKEY WAKEY GREETED THOSE BELOW DECKS. BASS STRAIT WEATHER HAS BEEN KIND WITH ONLY A FOLLOWING SWELL.

YOURS AYE

BRENTON WITT
LIEUTENANT COMMANDER, RAN
CAPTAIN STS YOUNG ENDEAVOUR