Buying a Boat – Get the Hull Truth!

Our article “The Hull Truth about Buying a Boat” was published in the July edition of yachting magazine Cruising Helmsman. When it comes to buying your yacht, it pays to be thoroughly prepared with just a few facts. The story draws on our experience of buying our fourth vessel in 20 years.

Homely Port Macquarie

We have spent 10 days in Port Macquarie, some on a public mooring in front of town, but most of the time up the Hastings River anchored fore and aft in front of our friends Lisa and Waz’s house. Coming to Port Macquarie is like coming home: so welcoming.

Tasmanian West Coast article published

When it comes “Destination” articles in sailing magazines, nothing beats a story about off the beaten track wilderness areas. It has appeal to seasoned sailors as well as to those dreaming of future adventures. And the Tasmanian West Coast is one of those destinations that is less travelled, a bit daunting, yet breathtaking.