Lightning, infestation and every kind of weather sailing from Reunion Island to Richard’s Bay, South Africa. Continue reading Sailing to South Africa … with stowaways
Adventures in Australia’s Northern Territory and preparations to cross the Indian Ocean to Reunion Island. Continue reading We’re sailing across the Indian Ocean
The challenges of sailing and independent diving the Great Barrier Reef from Cairns, Queensland up
to Darwin in the Northern Territory.
Continue reading Lone Rangers on the Great Barrier Reef
After 18 months stranded in New Zealand we finally get permission and visas to continue our circumnavigation and sail to Australia. Continue reading We’re bound for North Australia
I jolted awake to a loud, wet, sniffy snort in my ear – and it wasn’t Paul. The Thing breathed … Continue reading To sail … or sell?
Cruising the east coast of North Island, New Zealand. Living off the grid, finding deserted anchorages, exploring deserted islands and living a simple life on the sea. Continue reading Simply Cruisin’ and Shootin’ the Breeze
A long sharp beak appeared under the fly sheet of our tent, snatched a bag of couscous and dragged it … Continue reading Long lost land legs
North Minerva Reef, South Pacific Saturday 9 November 2019 Overheard on the VHF radio: “Hey, we heard you went diving … Continue reading Baggy Half Way Round the World
We celebrated our first year of circumnavigation and Baggy’s 40th birthday … at a rum distillery. 9 August 2018: The … Continue reading RUM TIME … a year’s sailed by
You may have heard the expression ‘yum yum yellow’ – it’s a divers term for the attractiveness of yellow diving … Continue reading Sharks … and other fishy stories