Sailing Totem

A nomadic family afloat

19 August 2016
01 July 2013
20 September 2012 | Bundaberg, QLD
03 December 2010 | Sydney, Australia
18 December 2009 | La Cruz, Mexico

Visiting the USA

19 August 2016
For the first time since 2009, we're back in the USA! It's prompting some complicated feelings. The latest posted to the blog,, and everyday updates on our Facebook page at
Vessel Name: Totem
Vessel Make/Model: Stevens 47
Hailing Port: Eagle Harbor, WA
Crew: Behan, Jamie, Niall, Mairen & Siobhan
About: We're the Gifford family! We've been sailing around the world since leaving our home port in 2008, now 90% of the way around in 2017. Follow on our blog!
Home Page:

S/V Totem - a family cruising the world

Who: Behan, Jamie, Niall, Mairen & Siobhan
Port: Eagle Harbor, WA