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Day 241, Tuesday, 15.09.2009

Ugly weed covering on landing…   The previous night I was thinking together with Simon over the computer weather websites if it would be really worth a launch this morning…headwinds, 15-25 kn were forecasted… But I decided a bit of progress would be better than no progress, see how far I’d be getting this day. […]
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Day 240, Monday, 14.09.2009

(I was so tired after that long day I didn’t even think of taking any picture…sorry…anybody else who has some good ones of my Bunbury arrival?)   I was sticking my head out of my tent that morning and was thinking it’s not really an inviting day…dark clouds on the sky allover, wind blowing the […]
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Day 239, Sunday, 13.09.2009

Four Aussie paddling legends: Les Allan, Sandy Robson, myself, Terry Bolland It was time to say “Good Bye” to Perth! Sunday morning was a perfect day to get escorted out by 10 kayaking friends and a lot of shore bunnies…thanks a lot for coming that early morning! It was good I didn’t paddle by myself around […]
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Day 238, Saturday, 12.09.2009

I’ll be launching tomorow at 7.30 from Rockingham, last beach before Cape Peron, and plan to paddle probably to Tim’s Thickett.
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Day 237, Friday, 11.09.2009

Terry and I had a bit of a discussion about what is a best selling promo card – he created his own version as a gift for me, for his upcoming veteran circumnavigation of OZ in 2011 ! Please note his pink piece of underwear on the rock… 😆
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Day 236, Thursday, 10.09.2009

Thanks to everyone who joined me tonight on my Q & A session! I was very happy to see your big interest in my trip, to meet and greet you and to share my knowledge and experience with all of you guys! Thanks a lot as well for the donations of that evening from all of […]
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Day 235, Wednesday, 09.09.2009

Terry Bolland, my host in Perth, launched me from Hillary’s Boat Harbor early morning again. I laft all my gear at his house, and had an empty boat! It is 1-1,5km/h faster, but quite a different balancing feeling as well. All daily things like eating, peeing, realxing or changing gear or such are to be done […]
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