Hi to all .
I,m a new member
and currently own an old cabin
runabout to do a little fishing
in the Auckland
My wife Josephine and myself have owned two keelers.
1. A Davidson 31ft "Dalriada"
2. A Chieftain 38ft "Cochise"
We delivered the Chieftain up to Auckland
from Picton same time as cyclone Boller and fortunately missed all the drama.
I raced the harbour on Davidson 28s for 3+ years , then on to Farr 38 Aclaim with Bev Whooley for 6+years
1. Auckland/ Fiji/ Vanuatu
as part of a delivery
to North Australia
on 55ft Davidson Carabean Ferro
Owner Paul Stanaway the Bro in Law
2. Auckland/ Tonga
one way with David Taylor and his first mate Anne who is a cousin of the wifes on 34ft Steel
Currently looking for a 40ft+ Cruising Yacht to do some extensive cruising on as part of the bucket list before the 70s arrive. The dream is to do this in the Med