YTH-2205 Ono Ra

YTH-2205 Ono Ra

Kia Ora Whanau This morning we motored over to deep water cove and went for a snorkel, we saw a puffer fish and a whole heap of other sea life, while we were snorkelling a few of our fellow trainees stayed behind and made some banana bread . After our snorkel we ate...
YTH-2205 Rima Ra

YTH-2205 Rima Ra

Kia Ora Whanau, Today we met up with Project Island Song and DOC on Moturua Island. We sat in for a korero with Miriam from DOC, with her two dogs Will and Ahu, they patrol the islands for pests and keep them predator free for the native birds that have been...
YTH-2205 Toru Ra

YTH-2205 Toru Ra

Our third day on the boat and Jullian is still snoring loud as!! We started the Tucker Challenge today, we climbed up the ropes and Amy, Maddie and Ben got their bracelets because they touched the end of the wood (lower topsail yard) at the top. Then we had to get...
YTH2205 – Rua Ra

YTH2205 – Rua Ra

Kia Ora whanau, our second day on the boat was pretty good. We woke up early as and no one got much sleep because Jullian was snoring too much. When we all jumped in the water in the morning it was pretty warm. We did our duties we even cleaned can you believe that?...
YTH 2204 – Ono Ra

YTH 2204 – Ono Ra

We’ve had a lovely day of sailing, preparing our team of trainees to take charge of the ship for the passage back to Opua tomorrow, and if the stars align it’ll be smooth sailing! Speaking of stars we were lucky enough to experience a night sail from Deep water Cove...