Ahoy shipmates...Day 7...Command Day looms!
Ahoy shipmates...Day 6...it's still warm...and there is still no wind! The ladies have covered the day below so I will be brief.
Ahoy shipmates, and welcome to a warm Day 5. After a pleasant night of motorsailing (no wind) sunrise found us off Cape Upstart in benign conditions.
Ahoy shipmates...welcome to Day 4.
Ahoy shipmates...a spectacular Day 3, eloquently described below so I'll keep it short.
Ahoy shipmates, and welcome to Day 2. When I left you last night the Youth Crew were about to commence their first night climbs. I am pleased to report that all but three made it to the top.
Ahoy shipmates, and welcome to Voyage 8/19...Cairns here we come! Cooler than expected weather greeted the Youth Crew as they embarked Young Endeavour alongside Mackay Marina at 1500 this afternoon.
Ahoy shipmates and greetings from a windy Mackay. After a restful night at anchor in Refuge Bay, Scawfell Island, we made the 4 hour dash to Mackay Marina in windy and rough conditions.
Ahoy shipmates...Command Day part 2...and I'm still taking it easy. Safely at anchor Scawfell Island, Mackay tomorrow for the Community Day Sail...now over to the former Command Team.
Ahoy shipmates...Command Day is upon us and at 1000 this morning I handed over the ship to the Youth Crew Captain Alex and his team. You know what that means...I'm on holidays (well sort of)!