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  1. Plenty of cats available in your budget and a cruising cat can make a great liveaboard. Cheaper boats could also be a good option to see if it is something that you want to do long term. I bought a 46 ft cat for 25 k that was a great cruising boat.
  2. Navionics has tide flow arrows around north cape area. Probably other programs like open cpn as well. Worth looking into.
  3. Did it 2019 in a Wharram cat. Just wait near the top for a reasonable forecast on windy or others and then go. We ended up motoring 2 days in calm to New Plymouth and then there was nw to go the rest of the way. New Plymouth is a good stop you can anchor in the harbour and stay aboard. Fuel and groceries are fairly close.
  4. I have always fitted the holding tank instead of the u with the vent in the holding tank going outside. No noticeable smell and no need for the u vent.
  5. Just got home from the viaduct after 5 hour drive. Worth it just to be there for that second race. I hope we can have one day of racing with 15 knots or so. Be good to see them really powered up. IMG_6599.MOV
  6. Almost forgot team uk sailed past pretty close too
  7. I drove up to Auckland to see them sailing a few weeks ago. Had an awesome day with Nz Italian and America’s boat flying past me less than 50 metres away and now spending a few days watching at the big screen at the viaduct. Loving the racing and the atmosphere. Incredible what they can do in the light winds yesterday. Seems pretty exciting from where I am watching.
  8. We are overlooking whananaki estuary and seeing surges coming in. No damage so far though.
  9. Decided I have had enough of sailing after 40 years.harryproa Aroha is for sale on trademe now.
  10. I had a big clean up this week and dragged out a couple of old rafts. Pulled the cords to see what would happen. First was a 1988 rfd brand 4 person. It blew up then the relief valve cracked and fell off. Useless and very cheap thin plastic like a kids paddling pool. Next was a 1986 Avon 6 person. This worked well and good strong construction. Lots of gear inside and everything still working other than the torch. Sold as paddling pool and looking like it would still last for a long time. Was last serviced 2003
  11. I bought this main in Brisbane as a spare for a trip to Auckland but have never used it. I was told it is a heavy sail made for a circumnavigation which never happened and so it was changed for a lighter main. Doesn’t look like it has had much use and has sat it my garage for the last 4 years or so. $450. Its in New Plymouth
  12. Interested in buying your Navik. Please send me an email. Mojomarine34@gmail.com

  13. Pretty sure I have a complete Navik plastimo system here I can sell $600
  14. Trying to send you a message for the Suzuki.
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