16 June 2008 | 17 36'S:168 14'W, Port Havannah
Provisional itinerary for Magic Roundabout in Vanuatu.
Our intention is to undertake at least 2 ReefCheck Surveys in any proposed or existing Tabu (Marine Reserve) areas as well as outside those areas. All data will be shared with ReefCheck International, Vanuatu Fisheries and the local community where we are working. On board will be a scientist, divemaster and skipper all of whom will be ReefCheck trained. For the majority of our time we will have ReefCheck Vanuatu and Vanuatu Fisheries representative Katie on board. Itinerary subject to weather and other circumstances beyond our control.
June 16 Havannah 17 Sail to Maewo 18 Maewo 19 Maewo 20 Maewo 21 Maewo 22 Maewo 23 Meet Katie in Ambae, sail to Pentecost 24 Pentecost 25 Pentecost 26 Pentecost 27 Pentecost 28 Sail to Santo 29 Aore. Crew change 30 Aore July 1 Sail to Banam Bay 2 Banam Bay 3 Banam Bay 4 Banam Bay 5 Banam Bay 6 Banam Bay 7 Sail to Maskelynes 8 Maskelynes 9 Maskelynes 10 Maskelynes 11 Sail to Port Villa 12 Port Villa for crew changes 13 Port Villa provisioning 14 Sail to Nguna-Pele 15 Nguna-Pele SCUBA training for local ReefCheck divers and ReefCheck training for new crew. 16 Nguna-Pele 17 Nguna-Pele 18 Nguna-Pele 19 Nguna-Pele 20 Nguna-Pele 21 Sail to Epi 22 Epi 23 Epi 24 Epi 25 Epi 26 Sail to Santo 27 Santo. Provision and clear 28 Sail to PNG