HI Kirsty welcome always nice to have some more Ozzies on board. It always hard to take that big step but you and you alone can do that make sure you pick the boat
your in love with not the one everybody said suits you!!!!! Its important that you do you due diligence yes research
like mad but eventually it comes back to you
Enjoy the fun of looking and you will meet lots of people once you are out there, great info on here for just about everything you will need to know.
I am a long way from you but I am sure we will meet up here on the reef one day Goodluck