Welcome to the Maunie of Ardwall blog

This is the blog of Maunie of Ardwall charting our adventures as we sail around the world. This season we spent 5 months exploring Vanuatu and are now on the east coast of Australia.

Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Interim update

Just a quick update to say that our destination is in sight. We're in the Ha'apai group of islands (lots of tiny palm-tree islets amongst the bigger ones) and have about 20 miles to sail to Pangai (the Clearance Port) on Lefuka Island. We had a brilliant sail last night and today is warm,  sunny and breezy – perfect.
 
It'll be a busy day with some intricate pilotage between the islands, followed by anchoring and then the process of clearing in with the authorities so a full blog update probably won't be posted till this evening.
 
A tired but happy crew on Maunie

1 comment:

  1. Hi there,

    just catching up on the latest blogs after the Easter break!

    Really enjoyed all the pictures of NZ and looking forward to the next set - another year and another trip back to NZ - once it gets in your blood its hard to get out! Anita xx

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