Category Archives: 2014

Blue Heeler’s ongoing travels….


Friends who sailed into Knysna some months ago said that we just had to stop here to experience this pleasant estuary town. Easier said than done though. Sailors must have calm conditions to pass through “The Heads” into the Knysna … Continue reading

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Agulhas Current – sorted!

Blimey! Yew geezas came all tha’ way in a boat? It is a bi’ ruff aaht there innit? Know what I mean? Why don’t yew ‘ave a beer?  Awright nuff said, yeah? Sorted mate, cheers! – A bit of fun from … Continue reading

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Braais, Bakkies, Bikies, and Bunnies

Through this extraordinary sailing lifestyle, we learn more about our global community than ever before. There is so much to explore, to read about, to digest. South Africa is no exception. In South Africa, the 16th of December was a public holiday. The … Continue reading

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Wild things…I think I love ya!

“..I want a hippopotamus for Christmas Only a hippopotamus will do No crocodiles No rhinoceroses I only like hippopotamuses And hippopotamuses like me too..” Each time we arrive in a new country there’s a sequence of events that we follow … Continue reading

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South Africa!

Well here we are in Richards Bay, finally! We arrived a couple of days ago and rather than spend my time typing to tell you all about the last day of our voyage, I’ve been indulging in steaming hot showers, … Continue reading

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