Category Archives: SVToucan

No Frills, No Frou-Frous

There’s been a few postponements to our haul out due to other boats needing emergency lifts more urgently than us. But now, finally, it’s our turn. We need to haul to fit the new prop (impossible to do in-water), and … Continue reading

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Selamat Tahun Baru!

Happy New Year everyone! We wish you all a healthy, happy and peaceful 2020, filled with love, friendship and new adventures.

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Selamat Hari Natal!

Happy Christmas from Indonesia!  It’s going to be a new and different experience for us this year, and despite not being able to have the company of our loved ones we’re determined to make the most of it and embrace … Continue reading

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What A Wonderful World – Raja Ampat

The last few weeks have given us fabulous adventures both above and below the waterline. First there was Wayag with its’ stunning landscape and since then we’ve continued to explore other islands and underwater paradises. 

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Nature’s Cathedral – Wayag

We’re very excited to visit Wayag as we’ve heard so much about this iconic northern area of Raja Ampat. While we were back working in Sydney we gazed enviously at the photos from our cruising friends who’d come this way … Continue reading

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So Long, Sorong

We return from our sea-trial to Batanta Island with mostly good news. There’s no more slipping from the clutches which is terrific, but the starboard gearbox is alarmingly noisy under load. We think Rieman may have made the washer tolerance … Continue reading

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