Fireworks at Kangaroo Point

Another fireworks show on the river to keep us entertained. This one to commemorate a new restaurant opening at Howard Smith Wharves, seen from Sydney Street Ferry Terminal.

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Name means ‘of the sea’

So pleased our daughter and son in law decided to call one of our granddaughters born this week, Marina, which means of the sea. This reflects the Baan family’s association with things maritime. She weighed a healthy 2.4kgs, her sister Victoria, who was born 30 seconds earlier weighed in at 2.1kgs. 

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Bit of weather predicted for Friday

Cyclone Oma will be close to Brisbane later this week.

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Goat’s new boat

While in Hobart last week I checked out Goat’s new ship. Him and me go back a ways, right to primary school and good to see he now has a capable vessel which he will cruise to Queensland this winter.

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Responding to “hate mail” about my compass obsolescence editorial¬†

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Article published in Afloat magazine

We have again had an editorial published in Australia’s most read boating magazine. This one is in edition #349, November 2018

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Featured in Transdev Brisbane Ferries Newsletter 

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