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Entries from March 2008

30 March 2008 Pipi Bay

March 31st, 2008 · Comments Off on 30 March 2008 Pipi Bay

Batteries are 100%. Taken ages after our video blow-out. Remarkable that Rob has been so relaxed about his batteries. Think because there is still plenty of beer. We sailed out of the Te Puna inlet under our main. We are heading for Russell – not sure why, but there must be a good reason. We […]

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17 March 2007 Kawau Island

March 27th, 2008 · Comments Off on 17 March 2007 Kawau Island

I have been wanting to start a blog for some time but have not had the time to sort out the technical side. So this is a compromise – I’ll be doing a diary by email (ah ha u say hence elog!). I’ll be talking about boats & food. Or possibly food & boats. And, […]

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24 – 27 March 2008, Bay of Islands

March 27th, 2008 · Comments Off on 24 – 27 March 2008, Bay of Islands

24 March 2008, Opua We have had a fantastic day. After a late night we slept in so had a late breakfast of eggs benedict. English muffins, crispy bacon, poached eggs & hollandaise sauce. Had some interesting challenges in poaching the eggs – the first one formed threads in the simmering water as the boat […]

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21 – 23 March 2008 Bay of Islands

March 27th, 2008 · Comments Off on 21 – 23 March 2008 Bay of Islands

21 March 2008, Paradice Bay, Urupukapuka At last we have fish for tea! We left Russell at about 9:00 this morning and went to Opua where we re-fuelled, took on water, got rid of rubbish and picked up my 2 oldest sons, Ross & Greg & Ross’ partner Mark. So we now have a full […]

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