Monthly Archives: May 2016

2016-05-14 Still in Whangarei!

On April 12th, we were launched and motored back to the dock in Whangarei.  It was nice to be on the dock again. The marina life provides numerous opportunities to mix with other cruisers from all over the world.  We have come across some familiar faces and made many new acquaintances.  We seem to have spent most of our [...]

By | May 14th, 2016|2016-New Zealand|14 Comments

2016-05-30 Waiting in Marsden

Whistler docked at Marsden Cove We have everything fixed now, including our oven!  We are here in Marsden Cove with many other boats waiting to leave.  Here is what Bob McDavitt, a local weather guru, said this morning about departing NZ for the tropics: "After two weeks of disturbed westerly pattern with active troughs, [...]

By | May 29th, 2016|2016-New Zealand|1 Comment