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Cityhopper “Doomba”

The Cityhopper “Doomba” inbound at the Story Bridge. Advertisements

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Australia Day long weekend day trip

We took our house guests Tony, Marion and Fiona on a day trip to Bird Island on Baly and enjoyed a magic sail home.

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Christmas Parties on the bay

Helped out Brisbane Yacht Charters yesterday as they are in peak season. Been a while since I last drove Aristocat but the sunset certainly made it worthwhile!

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Western Australian Cruising Guide 5th Edition

Received a pre release beta version of the latest edition of this great cruising guide because we made a contribution by advising them of a coral bommie much too close to their previous recommended anchorage at North Mangrove Island. We … Continue reading

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Breath and Drug tested on the river

Several of the Ferries, including mine, were boarded by the Water Police for random breath and drug testing . First time for me and the Ferry Masters were last tested 13 years ago. I still haven’t found an early opener … Continue reading

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New lifebuoys

Our old lifebuoys on Baly were looking decidedly faded and the letters were falling off. Our good friends Tony and Fiona, who have a Snap Printing franchise in Sydney, came up with these neat name stickers for the new lifebuoys.

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2 years ago Baly completes her circumnavigation of Australia

Frank and Marian’s welcome sign. Bear applauding with the streamers as we moor on the home pontoon.

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