Sailing north to Australia’s remote and stunning Lizard Island off far north Queensland’s picturesque coastline…
Dabbling in another chapter of the sailing journey series. This episode takes you on an adventure of fabulous coastal sailing from Townsville to gorgeous Lizard Island in far north Queensland. Lizard is one of my favourite spots.
The sailing journey continues after living in Brisbane for a couple of years and setting sail for some extended cruising to Townsville, far north Queensland.
After 9.5 long years of building the boat, it’s time to start the sailing journey along Australia’s extensive eastern coast from bustling Sydney to calmer Brisbane.
So, what’s it like living aboard an unfinished boat on Sydney Harbour during the late 1980s to early 1990s?Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Liveaboard in Sydney”
This chapter of the sailing journey takes you through the pain and joys of finishing the boat without electricity and using only hand tools, whilst on anchor in Sydney Harbour.Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Completing the Boat in Sydney”
In this chapter of the challenging and fulfilling sailing journey lasting many years, we travel through the trials and tribulations of launching a home-built boat.Continue reading “Sailing Journey: Launching the Boat and Maiden Voyage”
This chapter of the sailing journey building a boat, shares the nitty-gritty, ups and downs, which you can look forward to if you’re thinking of building a boat…
Continually asked about the adventures of my sailing journey, building a boat, and living on a boat for 21 years, so this is the first chapter.
Whoever said that jumping out of a perfectly good aeroplane at 14,000 feet isn’t insane?
Continue reading “Jumping Out of a Plane at 14,000 Feet!”
A jet fighter ride is undoubtedly the most exhilarating adrenalin-rush experience you’ll ever encounter and the Top Gun 25 Mission is intense!
Continue reading “Jet Fighter Ride – Top Gun 25 Mission”
Draped in leathers. Hair flowing in the breeze. Looking very cool. Images of the cult film Easy Rider manifest in my mind. But for me, trials and tribulations are many when learning to ride a motorbike. Continue reading “Trials and Tribulations of Learning to Ride a Motorbike”