YTH-1906 Rima Ra

YTH-1906 Rima Ra

Our good ship has texted through their blog tonight as they are out of coverage, nestled into Oke Bay out of the strong winds. However they report that Brianna was first in for the morning swim – well done! After their swim, trainees were quickly into the duties...
YTH-1905 Ono Ra

YTH-1905 Ono Ra

From the Good Ship R. Tucker Thompson, sheltering from the storm then enjoying the afternoon with a good sail and island visit. We awoke with 15 knots across the deck, swim definitely optional. Ethan first in followed by Te Aroha, Adina, Petra, Isla, Pohatu. Somehow...
YTH-1904 Rua ra

YTH-1904 Rua ra

The ship has spent today enjoying the lovely sunshine in the Bay including a dinghy ride through the Hole in the Rock. It’s perfect conditions for a venture down to the beautiful harbour at Whangamumu, home to beautiful kauri forest, waterfall and old whaling...
Third time lucky for Kaitaia

Third time lucky for Kaitaia

Sweet Success for 3rd time lucky Kaitaia College This year marks the 10th anniversary for the Taitokerau Tallship Challenge. It’s a special milestone for this leadership voyage which is jointly sponsored by Northpower and Top Energy. Weather played an important part...
Welcome to our new cadet

Welcome to our new cadet

We are delighted to welcome Tiaho Morgan Edwards on board our good ship! Tiaho is our second cadet who joins us for a 12 month period to learn the ropes and end up at the end of his year with a qualification which will enable him to get a job in the Maritime Industry....