Finally a Far North win!

Finally a Far North win!

After years of competition, Daniel Crene and Cole Rumsey from Kaitaia College did the Far North District and Top Energy proud with an emphatic win for this year’s Tai Tokerau Tall Ship Challenge. Hamish Harris and Vincent Johns from Taipa Area School came in 2nd...
Last full day, in Jacks Bay

Last full day, in Jacks Bay

With the wind still roaring and the rain still pouring, Captain Uncle Steve was kind enough to let us off the morning swim today. After chores and breakfast were done our next teams prepared their bread in the shapes of the bell and the fork of doom! With the rain...

Riding out the storm

The wind was roaring this morning as our trainees took their morning plunge around the ship. After chores were completed and breakfast was demolished we completed our next challenge for the day being a weetbix competition. With one tribute from each group they had to...
white reef adventure

white reef adventure

Kia ora whanau from the good ship to thy land lubbers today started off as all others do, with the famous refreshing mineral spa and 1 lap around the ship today being particularly warmer than the others, Daniel not being able to abort the mission cost Kaitaia College...
Poor Knights

Poor Knights

Greetings from the good ship to thy land lubbers, early rise it was this morning. 0400 weighed anchor and hoisted sails taking advantage of the NW breeze, course set for the Poor Knight’s. Once the sails where raised was time to observe Matariki in all its glory...