Captain Kim’s Blog (April 26, 2019)

Arrival back to Christmas Island. We Departed Puka Puka April 12th 17:30. 4 passengers, 14 crew. Light NE wind on the nose. Two days of steaming earned us the right to set full sail on the morning of april 15. Contrary winds and the west setting south equatorial...

Captain Kim’s Blog (April 12, 2019)

It is 24 miles from Rakahanga to Tauhunu village Manihiki. Course SXE. wind 20kt, NXE. We laid at anchorat Raka with the surf all around us until 0400. We weighed and got under sail immediately. We set everything except the top-sail and made an effortless 7 kts all...

Kwai Blog of 5 April

March 20 2019, a day that will go down in infamy. We awoke to discover that our new crew boat with it’s just out of the box motor had disappeared from the stern. We had another boat rented from the Fanning island council. We sent three crew members in this boat...

Captain Kim’s Blog (Feb. 26, 2019)

Feb 26 16:45 After loading a respectable 300m2 ? General cargo, neatly stowed in the hold and well strapped on the hatch we made a little show of leaving Kewalo harbor by setting sail in the channel. At the exit, we picked up the NE trades almost immediately. Main,...