One should always have paper charts. We went one step further, 3D charts ie a globe.

From Jervis Bay to Eden, hug the coast to avoid the slight north going current. But from Eden to Tasmania there are eddies begging to be used.

Well, we did cross the Tasman back to Aus, albeit arriving in Newcastle, 260nm north of the intended destination of Eden.

A few videos of the relaxing passage

For those interested in how much fuel we used, and so on, here are The Numbers.

Showers, beer, whisky, laundry, shopping, no watches.... we have arrived

Servicing continues. It's time for a new prop shaft seal after perhaps 7 years life of the old one

Back in Kettering

Back in Kettering after a relaxed 4 1/2 motor and sail from Kermandie.


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