blog was to be the last but we found out, thanks to Greg Turner that today was
Steve’s birthday. Unfortunately we couldn’t find any matches to light the one
and only candle on the vessel so we had to improvise.
fabulous day. As the pictures show, the weather is brilliant, so brilliant in
fact that the yacht race was delayed to give the wind the opportunity to
strengthen a little.
and Trevor spent a lot of time on the phone yesterday. Trevor was hard at work
when this photo was taken.
We spent the
night on a mooring at happy bay on Long Island and went ashore to check out the
resort after a leisurely breakfast.
headed over to the southern end of Whitsunday Island to watch the start of the
yacht race and found ourselves in the thick of it.
reigned supreme but we only saw one collision.
guys don’t stand much chance when the big boys are coming through.
at the southern end of Whitehaven Beach for lunch and, after a pleasant snooze,
we are now heading for Nara Inlet for the night. The sailing
finishes today so tomorrow, we will need to find something else to entertain
us. I wonder what that will be. It’s a tough life.