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Voyage to SA – part 2

Satphone update DAY 3: FRIDAY, 31st October 2014 Early morning, the iron sail sparked to life propelling Blue Heeler through the calm water. With 2kn of wind there’s little we could do to fill our sails. The foresail was furled … Continue reading

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Voyage to SA – part 1

Day 1: The first 24 hours – Wednesday An easterly was forecast a couple of days earlier than we expected, heralding the time to leave Madagascar. Our departure point was Moramba Bay, 100nm south of Nosy Be. Richards Bay is … Continue reading

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Voyage to Madagascar

Satphone update: photos to follow in a few weeks We left Reunion early before the unusually strong northeast winds pinned our yacht to the dock at Le Port. Rafted alongside was Coruisk, skippered by Brian and crew of Chris and … Continue reading

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