Cruising

  • Nelson to Motueka 17-18 Jan 2019 Crew : Geoff and Tunch. While resting in Nelson and after Peter had returned to Wellington, Tunch mentioned he was keen to take a bus trip to Motueka to visit a ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2019, 19:28 by Geoff Head
  • D'Urville Island to Nelson - 15 Jan 2019 Crew: Geoff, Peter, Tunch. On our last night on the mooring in Catherine Cove the southerly started blowing in bay and we rocked and rolled all night. The forecast was ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2019, 19:28 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn to to D'Urville Island via Cape Koamaru - 12 Jan 2019 Crew:  Geoff, Peter, Tunch. Metservice Forecast WELLINGTON: Rising to southerly 20 knots early morning, easing to southeast 10 knots in the afternoon. Turning northerly 15 knots in the evening. Sea ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2019, 19:35 by Geoff Head
  • Mākaro/Ward Island with Jenny and Jono and family - 4 Jan 2019 Crew: Geoff, Jono, Jenny, Isabelle, MaxMarine Forecast: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon and evening. Northerly 10 knots developing overnight. Sea slight. Fine ...
    Posted 6 Jan 2019, 12:30 by Geoff Head
  • Harbour Sailing - 27 Dec 2018 Crew:  Geoff, Kerry, Sam, Josh, Nick and LucasForecast: Variable 5 knots, cloud clearing in the morning.We set off from Chaffers Marina at 1000 hrs with Mainsail and No ...
    Posted 30 Dec 2018, 00:24 by Geoff Head
  • Ward Island with Grant Crew:  Geoff and GrantMarine Forecast: Friday : Northwest 20 knots gusting 30 knots, easing to 15 knots this morning, then turning southerly 10 knots early afternoon. Rising to southeast 15 ...
    Posted 8 Oct 2018, 20:11 by Geoff Head
  • Wellington Harbour with Bruce and James - 12 Sept 2018 Crew: Geoff, Bruce, James Forecast: Wednesday : Northerly 15 knots but 20 knots about the south coast developing by late morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 30 knots ...
    Posted 13 Sep 2018, 15:08 by Geoff Head
  • Chaffers to Seaview - 22 June 2018 Crew - Geoff & MurrayForecast - Variable winds 5 kts, clear skies.Popped over to Seaview Marina to use up the $50 Fuel Voucher we won on the 24-Hour Race - before ...
    Posted 24 Jun 2018, 22:37 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn Harbour with Bob and Nicky - 9 May 2018 Crew: Geoff, Bob, Nicky and Shorty (the dog).Forecasts: Northerly 15 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this afternoon. Northeast 10 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Fine weather.After ...
    Posted 9 May 2018, 23:13 by Geoff Head
  • Picton to Wellington - 15 April 2018 Crew: Geoff & GrantCook Coastal Forecast: Southeast 15 knots, turning Sunday morning northeast 10 knots, then rising late Sunday northerly 25 knots.Travelling Eastbound: Leave Tory Channel 2 hours after ...
    Posted 18 Apr 2018, 10:22 by Geoff Head
  • Nelson to Picton 1-2 April 2018 Crew: Geoff & Graciela                    
    Posted 18 Sep 2018, 03:07 by Geoff Head
  • D'Urville Island to Nelson - 30 March 2018 Crew: Geoff & GracielaForecast Coastal Area Abel: Northerly 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots south of Separation Point this evening.           
    Posted 18 Sep 2018, 03:13 by Geoff Head
  • Picton to D'Urville Island - 28 March 2018 Crew: Geoff, GracielaForecast Stephens: Northwest 15 knots west of Stephens Island Wednesday morning, then becoming northwest 15 knots but southwest 15 knots in the west Wednesday afternoon.              
    Posted 18 Sep 2018, 03:19 by Geoff Head
  • Cruising Sounds 12-27 March 2018 Based in Picton, Blackwood Bay.Crew: Geoff, Graciela, Jenny, Jono, Isabelle and Max.                                
    Posted 18 Apr 2018, 11:15 by Geoff Head
  • Cook Strait Crossing Wgtn to Picton - 10 March 2018 Crew: Geoff, Paul, Robyn, CarineForecast Cook: Southerly 35 knots, easing to 20 knots this morning, and to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Very rough sea,easing. Southerly swell 2 ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2019, 20:27 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn Harbour Night Sailing Practice - 23 Feb 2018 Crew: Geoff, Robert, Grant, Eduardo, MurrayForecast: 10-5 kts variable winds dying out. Clear skies.In preparation for the 24-Hour Endurance Race next week we took Halo out ...
    Posted 27 Feb 2018, 23:55 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island with Giovanna & Adriana - 29 Jan 2017 Crew: Geoff, Graciela, Giovanna, AdrianaMarine Forecast: Forecast: Southerly 15 knots easing to southeast 10 knots this morning, then to variable 5 knots around midday. Northerly 10 knots developing in ...
    Posted 20 Feb 2018, 13:17 by Geoff Head
  • Kau Bay with Tindalls 15 Jan 2018 Crew: Geoff, Graciela, Anzak, Fleur, Imogene, TennysonForecast: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Fine weather.Another hot day in Wellington so took out the ...
    Posted 15 Jan 2018, 13:53 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island with Brent 13 Jan 2018 Crew: Brent and PeterForecast: Northeast 10 knots, rising to northerly 15 knots for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine.Before departing Chaffer Geoff spent a while trying ...
    Posted 15 Jan 2018, 11:55 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island with Peter and Caroline 30 Dec 2017 Crew: Peter, Caroline, Graciela, GeoffForecast: Variable 5 knots in the morning. Northerly 15 knots developing in the afternoon, rising to 20 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate in ...
    Posted 1 Jan 2018, 20:51 by Geoff Head
  • Kau Bay - Graciela and Geoff - 23 Dec 2017 Crew: Graciela and GeoffForecast: Southerly 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots early this evening. EBYMBC Race 13154 hrs.Graciela and I motored Halo round to Evans Bay to ...
    Posted 29 Dec 2017, 12:10 by Geoff Head
  • Cook Strait Crossing - Wellington To Waikawa 30 Nov 2017 Crew: Geoff, Murray, Grant.Forecast Cook: Southerly 5 knots easing to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Southerly swell rising to 1 metre. Poor visibility in patchy drizzle this ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 15:21 by Geoff Head
  • Matiu/Somes Island - 24 Sept 2017 Crew: Eduardo, Marco, Agustín (Snr), Agustín (Jnr), GeoffWeather: Northerly 15-20 knots Rigged up the No. 3 Headsail and departed from Chaffers Marina at 1037 hrs. We made our ...
    Posted 4 Dec 2017, 00:41 by Geoff Head
  • Evans Bay Quickslip and Back to Chaffers 12-14 Sept 2017 Crew: GeoffDelivery of Halo to Evans Bay slipway to complete Cat 3 Certification test by Kim McMorran as well as hull washdown and zinc anode replacement. Tuesday - Chaffers Marina ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2019, 20:40 by Geoff Head
  • Quick Sail Depth Sounder Trial - 30 July 2017 Crew: GeoffForecast: Northerly 10 knotsTook Halo out single-handed to take advantage of the nice day and to do sea trials of the recently repaired Clipper Duet Depth ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:35 by Geoff Head
  • Wellington Harbour Sailing 8 July 2017 Crew: Lee, Graciela, GeoffMarine Forecast: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Sea slight. Fine, then fair visibility in a few showers from afternoon.Left Chaffers ...
    Posted 29 Aug 2017, 19:43 by Geoff Head
  • Evans Bay Quick Slip and Sailing - 3 June 2017 Crew: Peter, Paul Jennings, GeoffMarine Forecast: Southeast 15 knots but 10 knots about the Harbour, becoming southerly 10 knots everywhere this afternoon, then easing to variable 5 knots this ...
    Posted 29 Aug 2017, 19:43 by Geoff Head
  • Tenacious Tall Ship Welcome - 27 May 2017 Crew: Peter, Eduardo, Sandra, Murray, GeoffMarine Forecast: Light northerlies changing to strong southerlies in the evening.Departed Chaffers Marina at 1200 hrs with Mainsail and No.1 Genoa and ...
    Posted 4 Dec 2017, 01:02 by Geoff Head
  • Spinnaker Practice - 14 May 2017 Crew: Geoff and PeterMarine forecast: Northerly 10 knots, changing southerly 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods.Left Chaffers at 1030 hrs with Mainsail and No. 3 Genoa ...
    Posted 4 Dec 2017, 01:03 by Geoff Head
  • Wellington Harbour 21 April 2017 Marine Forecast; Northerlies 5-10 kts, fine.Crew:  GeoffAfter doing some maintenance on the winch, cast off from Chaffers  at 1235 hrs and hoisted the Main and No. 3 ...
    Posted 15 Aug 2017, 03:33 by Geoff Head
  • Ward Island with Villoutas - 9 April 2017 Marine Forecast:  Fine, 5 knots variable southerly windsCrew:  Sandra, Eduardo, Javiera, Graciela, Isabelle, GeoffDeparted Chaffers Marina at 1230 hrs and sailed across Wellington Harbour with No. 1 Genoa ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:37 by Geoff Head
  • Stuffing Box Sea Trials and Test Sail - Feb 2017 Forecast: Southerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine.Crew: GeoffTook Halo out to sea trial the readjusted stuffing box. Previously dripping once per ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:40 by Geoff Head
  • Fish and Chip Friday on Halo - Feb 2017 Forecast:  5 kts southerlyCrew: Jenny, Jono, Isabelle, Graciela, GeoffBeautiful evening in Wellington so decided to have fish and chips dinner on Halo. Dropped the anchor in Oriental Bay ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:38 by Geoff Head
  • Ward Island 19 Feb 2017 Marine Forecast: Variable 5 knots, becoming southerly 10 knots about the south coast for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Fine spells.Crew: Joanna, Graciela, Geoff Departed Chaffers at 1033 ...
    Posted 15 Aug 2017, 03:43 by Geoff Head
  • Matiu Somes Island with Villoutas & Helen 28 Jan 2017 Crew: Sandra, Cecilia, Vaite, Auntie Helen, Graciela, Geoff Wellington Marine: Southerly 10 knots, turning northerly 10 knots late afternoon, rising to 20 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate late evening ...
    Posted 25 Sep 2018, 19:40 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island with Prendevilles - 10 Jan 2017 Forecast: Southerly 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots early afternoon. Crew: Jo, Josh, Ruby, Maaike, GeoffAfter completing crew instruction and safety briefing we departed Chaffers Marina 1051 hrs ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:37 by Geoff Head
  • Cook Strait Crossing Geoff & Graciela - 3 Jan 2017 Crew:  Geoff and GracielaAfter the high winds of the last few days we were a bit cautious about the planned crossing for Tuesday 3 Jan. Gale warning for the ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:39 by Geoff Head
  • New Year in Sounds - Geoff & Graciela 30 Dec 2016 Crew - Geoff and Graciela30 Dec - Took the 2pm Interislander ferry to Picton arriving at 6pm. Graciela went to the supermarket for supplies while Geoff waited at the ferry terminal ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:40 by Geoff Head
  • Family Sounds Cruising 20-24 Dec 2016 Crew:  Nick, Marianna, Jenny, Jono, Isabelle, Graciela, GeoffDay 1  - 20 Dec Picton to Furneaux LodgeAfter a relaxing crossing from Wellington on the morning Interislander ferry "Kaitaki" we arrived ...
    Posted 4 Dec 2017, 01:06 by Geoff Head
  • Cruising Sounds with Robert - Dec 2016 Crew: Geoff and Robert10 Dec - In contrast to the beautiful day we had for the crossing the the day before, the weather now turned to custard in Picton with ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:41 by Geoff Head
  • Cook Strait Crossing Robert, Peter & Geoff - 9 Dec 2016 Crew: Peter, Robert, GeoffThe weather forecasts were looking promising for the sailing (dying southerlies) even though the days before and after were not good.Marine Forecast for Cook: Southerly ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:46 by Geoff Head
  • Sailing to Evans Bay with Robert - 26 Oct 2016 Crew: Robert, GeoffForecast: Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this evening.Wet and wild weather but as it ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:44 by Geoff Head
  • Sailing Labour Weekend 22 Oct 2016 Crew: Millaray, Graciela, Kerry P. GeoffForecast: Southerly 15 knots, becoming southerly 10 knots but southeast 15 knots about the south coast this afternoon, then easing to variable 5 knots ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:45 by Geoff Head
  • Isabelle's First Sailing - 10 Oct 2016 Marine Forecast: Northerly 15 knots developing everywhere this afternoon, rising to 20 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate late evening. Fine.Crew: Geoff, Graciela, Jenny and Isabelle!Beautiful fine and ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:47 by Geoff Head
  • Sailing 24 Sept 2016 - Sea Trials New Autopilot Single-handed Grew - GeoffForecast: Southeast 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy.Forecast was good so decided to take Halo out to test the new ST2000+ AutoPilot ...
    Posted 18 Dec 2017, 21:58 by Geoff Head
  • Sailing Sunday 28 Aug 2016 Crew: Graciela and GeoffMarine forecast: Southerly 10 knots, becoming northwest 15 knots early this morning, rising to 20 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate this afternoon. Mostly fine.Lovely ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:51 by Geoff Head
  • Short Outing in Harbour to Test Depth Sounder - Aug 2016 Crew:  GeoffAfter installing the new In-Hull Transducer kit motored Halo out into the harbour (single-handed) to test the Clipper depth sounder. At shallow water worked perfectly but ...
    Posted 29 Aug 2017, 20:30 by Geoff Head
  • Relaunch of Halo and Sailing Back Home - July 2016 Marine Forecast: Northerly 17 knots gusting 20. Sea moderate. Cloudy periodsCrew: Grant and GeoffAfter 2 weeks on the hard at Evans Bay Boatyard repainting hull with antifoul and ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:53 by Geoff Head
  • Motoring To Evans Bay - 29 June 2016 Marine Forecast: Variable 5 knots. Southeast 10 knots developing this morning, Cloudy with poor visibility in rain from this afternoon.Crew: Geoff (first time single handed)Departed Chaffers Marina at ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:54 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island - 5 June 2016 Met Service Forecast: Northerly 10 knots developing this morning, turning southerly 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Fine, apart from a few cloudy periods.Windfinder Forecast: 12h to 13h: 13 ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:56 by Geoff Head
  • Crossing Cook Strait - Ngaruru Bay to Wgtn 16 April 2016 Marine Forecast: Cape Terawhiti 15-20 kt northeasterly winds, fine, 1-1.4 mt swell.  Crew: Peter, Mark, Graciela Geoff. To catch the best tides for an easterly crossing we ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:55 by Geoff Head
  • Marlborough Sounds 30 March to 16 April 2016 Thur 31 March - Picton Our first day in Picton relaxing after the excitement of the Cook Strait Crossing yesterday. Walked the coastal route to Bob’s Bay. Lots of tourists ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 08:57 by Geoff Head
  • Cook Strait Crossing 30 March 2016 Crew:  Simon, Peter, Graciela, GeoffMarine Forecast:  Cape Terawhiti 10-15 kt southerly winds, clouds clearing, 1-1.5 mt swell.Graciela and Geoff slept the previous night on board ...
    Posted 25 Nov 2018, 15:14 by Geoff Head
  • Matiu/Somes Island -Sunday 20 March 2016 Marine Forecast: Northeast 10 knots rising to northerly 15 knots this morning. Easing to northeast 10 knots again late evening. Sea slight. Fine.Crew: Peter, Malcolm, Graciela, GeoffDeparted Chaffers ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 09:13 by Geoff Head
  • Nick and Marianna - Saturday 12 March 2016 Marine Forecast:  Becoming southerly 15 knots but southeast 20 knots about the south coast this morning then easing to variable 5 knots everywhere early afternoon. Northerly 10 knots developing this ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:25 by Geoff Head
  • Chinese New Year Fireworks Evening - 13 Feb 2016 Crew: Sabine, Joe, Ali, Chris, Graciela and Geoff1900 hrs - Motored out to Oriental Bay where we put the anchor down, had swims, drank champagne and watched the sunset. Water ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:27 by Geoff Head
  • Downwind Techniques with Jason - 13 Feb 2016 Marine Forecast: Northerly 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots this morning. Southerly 10 knots developing time, dying out this evening. Sea slight. Fine.Crew: Jason, Graciela, GeoffThe easy ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:28 by Geoff Head
  • Matiu Somes Island - 7 Feb 2016 Marine Forecast:  Southwest 15 knots. Easing to variable 5 knots. Sea slight. Fine. Crew: Lee & Karyn, Jo, Sam, Ruby, Graciela, Geoff Departed Chaffers Marina 1150 hrs after completing the safety ...
    Posted 10 Dec 2017, 00:08 by Geoff Head
  • Film Shoot on Halo - 1 Feb 2016 Weather:  10-15 kts, Sunny Crew: Jono, Geoff and Astra film crew Loaded the crew and talent on to Halo at pm and motored around to Oriental Bay, After a ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:46 by Geoff Head
  • Island Bay and back - 31 Jan 2016 Marine Forecast: Southeast 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time this afternoon then easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Morning cloud then fine. Crew: Geoff ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:48 by Geoff Head
  • Lazy Sunday Afternoon - 17 Jan 2016 Marine Forecast : Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing this afternoon and rising to southeast 15 knots. Areas of fog about the south coast, spreading elsewhere this evening.Crew: Graciela ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:50 by Geoff Head
  • Ward Island - 14 Jan 2016 Marine Forecast : Northerly 10 knots developing early afternoon and gradually rising to 20 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate late evening. Fine.Crew: Peter and GeoffAfter work sail with ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:55 by Geoff Head
  • Evans Bay - 6 Jan 2016 Marine Forecast: Southeast 10 knots. Turning northerly 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fine.Crew: Jo, Olivia, Graciela and GeoffLight winds and clear skies. Beautiful day for a ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:52 by Geoff Head
  • Jenny & Jono - 1 Jan 2016 Forecast: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon. Northerly 10 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Fine. Saturday: Northerly 10 knots. Sea slight.Crew ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:57 by Geoff Head
  • New Year's Eve Party and Sleep-over - 31 Dec 2015 New Years Eve party on board Halo! Guests Jenny and Jono and Isabelle (!), Eduardo and Sandra, Gary, Joanna, Graciela and Geoff. Great food, drinks, music and great company. Our neighbours ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 10:58 by Geoff Head
  • Ward Island- 28 Dec 2015 Metservice Forecast: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 15 knots developing early afternoon. Sea becoming moderate about the south coast this evening. Fine. Crew - Stu, Graciela, GeoffAnother perfect sailing day in ...
    Posted 15 May 2016, 20:05 by Geoff Head
  • Kau Bay - Christmas Day 25 Dec 2015 Metservice marine forecast: Southerly 10 knots. Sea slight. Fine.Christmas day sail with Sandra, Eduardo, Graciela and Geoff. Beautiful day with a nice southerly breeze once we cleared Point Jerningham ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:00 by Geoff Head
  • Wellington Heads to Moaning Minnie -19 Dec 2015 Metservice Forecast: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 15 knots developing this morning, rising to 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots about the south coast in the afternoon then easing ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:01 by Geoff Head
  • Sea Trial with Grant - 15 Dec 2015 Weather Forecast: Northerly 15 knots, rising to northwest 20 knots this afternoon and to northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots late this evening.Following the reassemble of the main sail ...
    Posted 15 May 2016, 19:16 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island with Brent and Peter - 8 December 2015 Marine Forecast: Southerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots early evening and to 20 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate. Fine apart from evening cloud.Beautiful afternoon with encouraging Metservice ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:02 by Geoff Head
  • Spinnaker Trial with Nigel and Albrecht - 24 October 2015 Marine Forecast: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Fine.Crew: Geoff, Sam, Nigel and Albrecht.Brilliant clear day. Sailed out into the harbour at 3pm ...
    Posted 4 Dec 2017, 01:00 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn Harbour with Peter and Vaite - 20 Oct 2015 Marine Forecast: Northerly rising to 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Mostly fine. Late afternoon sailing taking advantage of a bright sunny spring day. Crew:  Geoff, Graciela, Peter and Vaite
    Posted 15 May 2016, 21:35 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn Harbour with Stu - 10 Oct 2015 Marine forecast: Northerly 10 knots, changing southerly 10 knots for a time this evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine.Crew: Geoff, Graciela and Stu.Late afternoon sailing leaving marina about 4pm ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:03 by Geoff Head
  • G&G Two-handed - 29 Sept 2015 Marine Forecast: Variable 5 knots, becoming southeast 10 knots early afternoon. Sea slight. Fine.Took advantage of a beautiful morning to go two-handed sailing. Crew - Geoff and Graciela.Hanked ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:04 by Geoff Head
  • Ward Island with Peter & Malcolm - 13 Sept Marine Forecast: Southerly 20 knots rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough this evening. Cloudy, fair visibility in the odd shower.Hiked up Mt. Kaukau ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:05 by Geoff Head
  • G&G First Time Two-handed - 6 Sept 2015 Marine Forecast: Southerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots this afternoon then turning southwest 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time this afternoon. Fine spells.First time ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:06 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn Harbour with Peter & Caroline - 25 July 2015 Marine forecast: Northerly 10 knots developing late morning. Sea slight. Fine.Crew: Peter & Caroline, Graciela and Geoff.Finally got out for some sailing after 6 weeks away in Europe and ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:06 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island with Marjorie, Paul and Malcolm - 3 May 2015 Marine forecast: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing late this evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine.Beautiful day's sailing with Malcolm Wood, Marjorie and Paul, and Graciela.Started out ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:08 by Geoff Head
  • Evans Bay with Grant - 24 March 2015 Marine Forecast:Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time this afternoon and early evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time this afternoon and early evening. Cloudy periods ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:08 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn Harbour - 12 March 2015 Marine Forecast: Southerly 15 knots, easing to 5 knots this evening. Late afternoon sail with Eduardo, and first-time sailors Vaite and Josefina. Used full sail rig, Mainsail plus No ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:09 by Geoff Head
  • 8 Mar 2015 - Somes Island Marine forecast: Northerly 10 knots rising to 20 knots for a time this morning. Changing southerly 15 knots this afternoon, then easing to 10 knots this evening. Southeast becoming moderate ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:10 by Geoff Head
  • Motor to Evans Bay Slip with Peter - 9 Feb 2014 Motored Halo from Chaffers Marina to Evans Bay for the installation of the new engine.Crew: Geoff & Peter (Graciela - support driver and photographer).Northerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots. Seas ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2017, 11:11 by Geoff Head
  • Somes Island with Peter, Caroline - 25 Jan 2015 Beautiful day sailing in the harbour with Peter, Caroline and Graciela.10 knot southerly winds, clear skies, calm sea.Used Genoa 1 and Mainsail and sailed to Matiu/Somes Island ...
    Posted 15 May 2016, 19:45 by Geoff Head
  • Wgtn Harbour Nick, Kerry, Sam, Ruby - 28 Dec 2014 Marine Forecast: Northerly 20 knots, easing to 15 knots late afternoon, and to 10 knots this evening.Crew : Geoff, Nick, Kerry, Sam, RubyTime sailed: 3pm Sails used: MainsailNotes ...
    Posted 15 May 2016, 19:34 by Geoff Head
  • Harbour Cruising Peter, Graciela, Nick, Ruby - 22 Dec 2014 POB: Geoff, Peter, Graciela, Nick, Ruby, Sails used: MainNotes: Light winds, easy sail. First time out sailing for Graciela!
    Posted 15 May 2016, 19:35 by Geoff Head
  • Geoff and Grant - 11 Dec 2014 Marine Forecast: : Light windsCrew: Geoff and GrantSails used: Main and Genoa
    Posted 1 Sep 2016, 03:56 by Geoff Head
  • Eduardo and Gary- 6 Dec 2014 Crew: Geoff, Eduardo and GarySails used: Genoa 1. No main.
    Posted 1 Sep 2016, 03:55 by Geoff Head
  • Inaugural Sail - 5 Dec 2014 Crew: Geoff and PeterSails used: MainInaugural sail! Just Peter and me so decided to run with just the main to start out. A great first time out!
    Posted 1 Sep 2016, 03:54 by Geoff Head
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