you would be better off keeping the boat in the malaysia
,thailand area,as nov-april corresponds with the best time of year for sailing around those parts
easy sail to singapore
from cairns in october,by nov you are out of the cyclone area and into the good season in northen hemisphere.
royal langkawi yacht club has reasonable priced berths $300/month,international airport
with good connections to europe
and oz.island is duty free,good marine
spares etc ,great year round cruising community,cheap fuel
,plenty of cheap
resturants,cost of living very cheap
, good fast wifi
in all the marinas
,and some of the ancorages. hot, humid from april till november,dry and cooler nov till april
is great but very limited for cruising,also has got very expensive(new caledonia prices!!!,though beef and yams cheap).
boat yard is up and running there now with a travel lift
,port vila lagoon
is not reccomended for leaving an un attended vessel over cyclone season,moorings about $80/week stern to $135/week.
the anchorage un protected from the west and not very good holding.
virtually no cruising community out of season,wifi expensive and very slooooowwwww.
very hot and humid,no wind/big wind
rains a lot from nov-may.