YTH 2007 Wha Ra

YTH 2007 Wha Ra

Day 4 another full on day for the trainees. Started as usual with our morning swim. Whangamumu is a lovely sheltered harbor and everyone thought the water was the warmest so far.   After clean up it was straight into lessons on The Weather, Anchoring and Points of...
YTH 2007 Toru Ra

YTH 2007 Toru Ra

Ata Marie from the good ship the R. Tucker Thompson Yesterday was a very busy day aboard the R. Tucker Thompson. Captain Terry woke us up at 6:30 with a very exciting mission, get to Poor Knights. We then jumped into the water, completed our morning duty, ate quickly...
YTH 2007 Rua Ra

YTH 2007 Rua Ra

Kia Ora From the R. Tucker Thompson For our first morning, we were all awake by 6:30. Andre and Arlo were the first to jump in the water, followed with enthusiasm by everyone else. After warm showers, everyone started their morning duties, while Captain Terry cooked...
YTH 2007 Tahi Ra

YTH 2007 Tahi Ra

Kia Ora From the R Tucker Thompson Today has been a great start to our seventh youth voyage of the season. As we departed Port Nikau, we settled in with each other by playing a name game and then unpacking our belongings and running through an orientation of the ship....
YTH – 2006 Ono ra

YTH – 2006 Ono ra

We started our day as usual with a dip into the tide, however the morning winds were cold. A hot breakfast was enjoyed by all, followed by a walk over to the WWII gunner placement and around to Smugglers Bay. We hid in a canopy of tea tree to get away from the rain....
YTH 2006 Rima ra

YTH 2006 Rima ra

It was a beautiful start today in the Tutukaka harbour. With the trainees in the tide, then all showered up, morning duties done and breakfast devoured, it was time to stretch the legs and go for a walk. On the beach more challenges were completed with Pompallier...