Fanning Island from Christmas Island

This evening Kwai is running back to Fanning Island from Christmas Island, under charter to the Kiribati Education Ministry, carrying the high school students home at the end of the terms.  Many school kids move to Christmas Island for secondary education. Now they...

Captain’s Blog

This Saturday morning, we are bobbing at anchor off the pass at Washington Island, watching the squalls move around this bit of ocean.  Wind has been light northerly all night, tending NW this morning.  All fine for us as it is offshore.  To work cargo we anchor close...

Captain Brad’s Blog

Kwai sailed for Honolulu on schedule, on the first of November, 2015 on Voyage number 33, the 31st trip out of Honolulu in the last 9 years.  This voyage is bound just for the Line Islands of Kiribati and should take about 6 weeks.  We will make at least 2 round trips...