CruisePics Log

A Beautiful Day to go Cruising

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Shy Alba had a bit fuel (1000L) put in her tanks early this morning and she is now officially on her way. The sky is blue, the sea is blue and the day is perfect. The forecast is looking pretty good at the moment too. Having said that we are sparing a thought for our friends up north battling with the effects of the cyclone and flooding. The photos show her passing Schouten Passage. Bon Voyage

Return Journey has Started

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After 12 months residing at Franklin Shy Alba has started her journey back to Sydney. The A team, comprising Laurence, Dallas and Phil set off yesterday. The journey started with a leisurely trip down the Huon River then North within the d’Entrecasteaux Channel. From the top of Bruny Island the course took them out into Storm Bay in the direction of Port Arthur. Half way across Storm Bay a southerly change came through with winds of 30 to 40kts. All systems worked well, the crew were warm, dry and happy!…read more