Stolen Kiss

Stolen Kiss

April 1, 2009

Track from April 2003 to May 2008

April to August 2003: Fremantle to Darwin
Mostly Day Sailing with a few overnight passages.

August 2003 to January 2004: Darwin to Phuket via Indonesia and Malaysia/Malaccan Straits.

Mostly day sailing with the exception of two longer passages. Darwin to Kupang: 4.5 days and Kumai(Kalimantan) to top of Riau Straight (near Singapore) 4.5 days.

January 2004 to Dec 2005: Cruising Phuket/Langkawi
All day sailing. Survived the Tsunami, Dec 2004.

January 2006 to September 2006: Cruising the Indian Ocean. Phuket, Andaman, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Chagos, Seychelles, Maldives, Phuket.

Longest Passages: Seychelles to Male, Maldives: 10.5 days and Male to Phuket via Great Channel 11 days.

September 2006 to October 2006: Phuket

November and December 2006: Langkawi

January 2007: Langkawi to Sebana Cove (Near Singapore)
All day sailing

February 2007 to March 2007: Singapore to Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Mixed passages. Singapore to Sarawak: 3 days. Mostly day sailing to Brunei and Sabah, except for two overnight passages.

March 2007 to January 2008: Sabah
Day sailing along the north coast of Sabah and exploring some rivers.
February 2008: Kota Kinabalu to Singapore. Some great sailing but alas some very slow motoring. Light winds, 1 short lived squall, not many ships and no more than 1/2m sea.
March 2008 to Early May 2008: Singapore to Darwin via Indonesia. Some great sailing but also a lot of motoring. Great weather, calm seas. The last week in May the SE winds filled in to 20 - 30 knots from Darwin through Indonesia. We made it by 9 days! Some short passages interspersed with day sailing. Maximum wind gust 20 knots apparent, maximum swell 1m.
May 2008 - October 2008: From Darwin, cruised the Kimberley/King George River for 2 weeks. The rest of the time we have been in Tipperary Waters Marina, primarily undertaking a refit.

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