OceansWatch expedition updates

03 September 2013
03 September 2013 | Honiara
31 July 2011 | Vanuatu
20 December 2009 | Mooloolaba to Opua
18 December 2009 | Mooloolaba
30 November 2009
30 November 2009
23 November 2009
18 November 2009
17 November 2009
17 November 2009
17 November 2009
16 November 2009
06 November 2009
06 November 2009
06 November 2009
06 November 2009
01 November 2009 | Cairns

Back in Madang

18 September 2009 | Karkar & Madang
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009
Danny, a maverick "Reef owner" (a title not acknowledged by others in his community) came by to deliver an invoice for anchorage fees totaling 6,800 Kina or $2,800USD.

Monday, August 31st, 2009
Divine Mince Burger from Madang Club.
Email, Boat Jobs, Finish Reports. Lovely Internet!

Sunday, August 30th, 2009
Left Karkar 13:30 Arrived Madang at 22:00

Saturday, August 29th, 2009
Cleo & Alison - Went on a walkabout up towards Mom.
Gardner & Chris - Installed and configured new USB to Serial Port Adapter for sat phone. First email attempt completed without errors!
All - 4pm Farewell Singsing at Marangis
Gardner & Chris - Clean Hull of Boat

Friday, August 28th, 2009
Alison feeling better and walking around.
Chris - Met with Kombi et al in the morning had an ecotourism meeting in the afternoon, then met with Ronald, Simon and Michael Vaughan re Coconut Oil early evening.
Chris, Cleo & Alison - Attended Farewell Singsing put on for departing Stanford Teachers.

Vessel Name: Magic Roundabout, Cat Knapp & Anna Rose
Vessel Make/Model: Sweden Yachts 34, Anna Rose '43 yacht
Hailing Port: Whangarei, NZ
Crew: Chris Bone, Irene Llabres, Katherine Rainone, Anna Pohl
Permanant skipper Chris is a professional yacht skipper and runs a yacht delivery company- Pacific Yacht Deliveries. He has been an environmental activist for many years, including 2 years as a skipper for Greenpeace on the yacht Vega. [...]
The long term use of Magic Roundabout was donated to OceansWatch to carry out Marine conservation and provide humanitarian aid to the coastal communities in the Pacific. OceansWatch has set up an ongoing training system for yachties and divers to monitor reef health throughout the Pacific using the [...]
Home Page: http://www.oceanswatch.org
Magic Roundabout, Cat Knapp & Anna Rose's Photos - Main
OceansWatch team sailing to Opua
16 Photos
Created 14 June 2009
Work on the Magic Roundabout and departure from Whangarei
15 Photos
Created 8 June 2009
Pics of the 2009 project crew
4 Photos
Created 9 February 2009
A selection of pictures from our 2008 Vanuatu project
10 Photos
Created 1 August 2008
Reef Check training with Reef Check Australia in the Ha'apais April 2008
12 Photos | 1 Sub-Album
Created 13 June 2008
Delivery to Vanuatu
2 Photos
Created 12 June 2008

Oceanswatch Expeditions

Who: Chris Bone, Irene Llabres, Katherine Rainone, Anna Pohl
Port: Whangarei, NZ

Current Position

In close co-operation with the world's yachting community OceansWatch undertakes marine conservation projects and undertakes humanitarian aid in developing countries. To join OceansWatch visit www.oceanswatch.org
For more information about our work visit www.oceanswatch.org