February 18-21

After the Prada Cup being postponed with Tier 3 lockdown in Auckland we hung out around the Viaduct for a few days. When the government lowered to Tier 2 we were able to get out and use the boat again. Thursday, Feb 18 we headed out to Waiheke Island again to Putiki Bay on the … More February 18-21

Back in Auckland

We spent the week catching up on things and preparing for Phil’s birthday. We had a docktails party behind our boat with about 20 friends. Nice celebration! Prada Cup Finals We took some friends out to watch the races Saturday and Sunday. We had a nice time. Kat fed everyone well. Luna Rossa dominated Saturday … More Back in Auckland

Sunday and Monday

We spent Sunday at anchor and on shore in Man O’ War Bay. We went to the winery for wine tasting and lunch. A nice Sunday afternoon. After dinner on the boat and a peaceful night we pulled anchor at 8:30am to sail back to Auckland. We saw a few orca whales feeding in the … More Sunday and Monday

The Weekend

Saturday morning we went for a nice tramp (hike). After a lunch of pizza in the village of Oneroa we sailed back to the race course off North Head in Auckland. Hour and 15 minute beat with Solent and full main. About 8 nm. We enjoyed watching a very close race between Ineos and Luna … More The Weekend