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Naomi reads up on the Low Isles  
   

Naomi reads up on the Low Isles

as they loom up on the horizon
Low and behold the Low Isles and Port Douglas

October 22nd 2013
Woke to a dreary morning at Double Island and sailed off the anchor at about 8:30 in light winds. In fact as the winds fluctuated and lulled it became quite frustrating as it would leave us with sails flapping, and I cursed the wind gods. Fortunately after about an hour the wind picked up to about 10 knots and the clouds slowly cleared. This had us sailing north at about 3.5 to 4 knots, not very f ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Port Douglas

Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
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22nd October 2013

Now that is the life
Peaceful looking photo

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