Going Back to the Great Barrier Reef June 11th 2016 Captain’s Log:- The voyage began on the 3rdof May and ended 32 days later, with a moving average of 4.8 knots over a distance of 695 nautical miles (1287.14 km).
Well after 6 months working around Brisbane that involved a lot of driving around Brisbane and the great Brisbane area to the different houses where I worked it was time to head north to the tropics.
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Oceania » Australia 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
Hi, I'm Doug Nicol, and these are the stories about sailing around parts of New Zealand, some of the South Pacific and eastern Australia in my 36 foot yacht Hakura (Maori for Grey's beaked whale).
You may even be able to join me someday.
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