Tag Archives: Yamba

Wild Ride North

We left on Saturday morning to head north. There was a strong southerly system moving through, but we decided since the winds and seas would be following, that we could handle a less than idea set of conditions. It was … Continue reading

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Down to Broken Bay

We had a less than ideal weather window to leave Yamba on Wednesday afternoon, but decided we were ready to make tracks towards Sydney. So, we decided to head all the way down to Broken Bay. Nearly 300 nautical miles … Continue reading

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Yamba and a Map of Passages So Far

It’s been raining for two and a half days here in Yamba Bay. There was a brief break yesterday afternoon and we finally got off the boat and went into town. We found a nice little touristy main street with … Continue reading

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Slow Passage South

We had a good passage from Southport making 100 nautical miles south to Yamba Bay on Sunday. We had more sailable conditions than forecasted and actually sailed about 50% of the trip (we had expected almost no sailing). Yamba Bay … Continue reading

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Next Leg to Yamba

We have a brief 24-hour window of calmer weather, so we are leaving Southport before dawn to make our way 100 miles further south to Yamba. The east Australian current (the one the turtles were riding in Finding Nemo) will … Continue reading

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