YTH 2008 Rima Ra

YTH 2008 Rima Ra

Blog written by Anika Good evening from the R Tucker Thompson Today began at 0700hrs with the last morning swim in the fantastic Whangaroa waters. After our usual daily duties and breakfast, we weighed anchor with no time to waste. A six-hour journey to Waiiti Bay....
YTH-2008 Wha Ra

YTH-2008 Wha Ra

Good evening from the R. Tucker Thompson! It was a very early morning start for the trainees! 5:30 to be exact! They were up to go see the sunrise atop the Duke’s Nose. And all the trainees made it to the top! The view was magnificent. Back to the good ship, Pete the...
YTH 2008 Toru Ra

YTH 2008 Toru Ra

Blog written by Boston. Kia Ora from the R. Tucker Thompson. This morning almost all trainees were awake before the sunset, waiting patiently for the captain to wake up and give the all clear to jump in the water. Then we went on to our daily chores. For breakfast we...
YTH-2008 Rua Ra

YTH-2008 Rua Ra

Kia Ora From the R Tucker Thompson To start off this fine day we woke up at 0700hrs for a refreshing morning swim in the wonderful waters of Awaawaroa Bay, with Anika first in the water. The trainees then got introduced to morning duties to keep the ship tidy and...
YTH-2008 Tahi Ra

YTH-2008 Tahi Ra

Kia Ora from the R. Tucker Thompson Today was the first day of our 8th voyage of the season. We were pleased to welcome eleven trainees onboard the ship. As we departed Opua, we gather around the helm and played a name game and then unpacked our belongings. Then the...
YTH blog 2007 Rima Ra

YTH blog 2007 Rima Ra

Kia Ora from the good ship the R. Tucker Thompson Today was an early start for Arlo, Aaron, Leiton and Ethan. They were up at 5:30 and off to go catch some fish. They came back just in time for the morning swim with 2 pink Maumau and a Golden Snapper. What a nice way...