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Current position: Brisbane, Australia
ASSEMBLING CREW! Preparations for sail during March; Due to set sail for FIJI end April 2014

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Captain's Notes:
End of April April begin passage to Fiji. We will be working with Global Vision International in Fiji this year doing a variety of projects from foreshore ecology to water catchment systems in the outer islands.
You are welcome to join as soon as you like, however, we should start as a crew by the first of March

Click here for 2014 Itinerary

Weekend of 01 & 02 March

Arrive in Brisbane, come on board and get settled in.

Monday 03 March

The first of 4 weeks sail training and preparation for going to sea.
Daily schedule: Monday through Friday

Instruction to include: line handling, sail setting, marlinspike seamanship, watch standing, log keeping and navigation also Work projects on deck, in the rigging or below deck. Jobs include painting, tarring, carpentry, grinding, welding, rigging, cooking and provisioning food and bosun's stores.

31 March - Begin final week of preparation.
Finish work projects and get ready for going to sea.
 

If you have questions, just ask.
e-mail alvei@yahoo.com
Mobile +6148 123-1812
048 123-1812 From outside the country

In this part of the South Pacific the bottom rises steeply from 3000 metres to the surface taking the shape of Lansdowne Bank and Bellona Reefs. While the current pushed us toward these reefs, the wind became light and fickle.

On the seventh day we were met with fresh head winds coming from the direction we were trying to sail. ....read more
Latest log from October 2013:

Click here for Brisbane UPDATE Dec 2013

Global Vision International (GVI) is a multi-award winning social enterprise that runs conservation and community development programs around the world.

'Honor Fiji Project'.
Join us on a sailing voyage to the outer islands of Fiji to promote conservation, sustainability and Fijis Great Cultural Legacy read more

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When Alvei is in NZ CELL:
021 111 8501
(+6421 111 8501 from outside NZ)
When Alvei is in Fiji CELL:
+679 973-7910

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