Wednesday, September 26, 2018

What is the boat?

Our new yacht is a Lidgard 41 fast cruiser designed by New Zealander Gary Lidgard. Custom built in QLD of strip plank construction and launched in 2009. She has a hydraulically powered lift keel with draft range from 1 to 2.5 metres.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Meeting Upstart

Here are  a few photos from our trip to Queensland in July to meet our new yacht Upstart.

We had a fabulous few weeks getting to know her and exploring some of the magnificent  Broadwater between the Gold Coast and Brisbane area.

Closing in on the Kimberley

It feels like we have shot up the west coast really quickly this year. We are currently in Broome for a few days catching up with people and...