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.
A gentle sail along the blue-green crystal waters of the southern Caribbean, from picturesque Bonaire to cosmopolitan Curaçao in the Netherlands Antilles…Continue reading “Netherlands Antilles: Sailing Bonaire to Curaçao”
Venezuela’s spectacular Angel falls – an extreme adventure to the highest uninterrupted waterfall in the world.Continue reading “Spectacular Angel Falls, Venezuela”
Sailing down America’s famous Hudson River from Poughkeepsie in a private yacht, whilst passing iconic sites gracing ancient shores, until pulling in to dazzling New York, is just incredible! Continue reading “Sailing the Hudson River: Poughkeepsie to New York”
Landed in New York after flying from Peru’s Lima. What to expect… Continue reading “Landed: New York from Lima, Peru”
With only a short sail today of just under 80NM from the Netherlands Antilles to Venezuela, I’m hoping the wind is kind and nothing goes wrong…