Tim Jarvis in the Southern Ocean, Pete Goss in Tasmanian waters
Talking of Tasmania, the Van Diemens Land Circumnavigation Cruise is going from strength to strength. Peter Campbell reports that more than 40 boats have registered.
A wide variety of other informative and useful news from our own coastlines and the world's oceans again this week. Read about a plan afoot to reduce boating incidents in NSW waters. There are articles on chartering in the Caribbean; the dramatic arrest and conviction of two sailors on cocaine import in Britain; and a story on one sailing ship which is transporting cargo across the Atlantic without using fossil fuels.
Tobago Cays - best pick in the Caribbean .. .
In practical news, read why you should NOT paint your hull red, but another bright colour; how to go about making the best medical kit for your boat; and John Jamieson offers some excellent advice on how to avoid the danger of your boat sinking through a faulty skin fitting.
Much more too, so browse down the headlines to find your interest
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