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January 8th, 2017

Cruise News – January 2017

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Our Monthly Mag..

Download the January 2017  edition HERE

Next Club Night Friday 10th February

We want You – Crew Seeker for 2017 is now open for registrations

Sail 2 Indonesia 2017 – Doyle French Polynesia – Rigging and Spar Failure

Nautical Phrases – ICA Events for 2017 – Lots of Updates

Plus lots More.

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December 3rd, 2016

Cruise News – December 2016

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Our Monthly Mag.. Download the December e-dition now, Click >HERE

Club Night this month, 9th December at the Squadron is our “Welcome Back and Christmas Party” this is popular event so please get your bookings in early. We’ll see you there!

In this months Cruise News;-

Heaps of Updates and news – Feature Article – Watch Keeping and Collision Avoidance.

Plants Mosquitos Hate

Plastic Oceans.
Plus lots More.

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November 9th, 2016

Cruise News – November 2016

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Our Monthly Mag.. Download the Oct0ber  e-dition now, Click >HERE

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Heaps of Updates and news – Feature Article – In Search of a cure for seasickness.

ICA – Bay of Islands Marina All Points Rally Program
Sail 2 Indonesia Round up
Doyle Pacific Round up
Plus lots More.

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September 30th, 2016

Cruise News – October 2016

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Our Monthly Mag.. Download the Oct0ber  e-dition now, Click >HERE

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Heaps of Updates
Sail 2 Indonesia Update
Doyle Pacific Update
What Works
Crew and Boat, Getting Ready
Sea Mercy in the Lau – update –  Plus lots More.

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September 6th, 2016

Cruise News – September 2016

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Our Monthly Mag.. Download the September  e-dition now, Click >HERE

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Heaps of Updates
Sail 2 Indonesia Update
Doyle Pacific Update
What Works
Weather Planning
Getting the most out
Safe navigation in the tropics –  Plus lots More.

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July 10th, 2016

Cruise News – July 2016

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Our Monthly Mag.. Download the July e-dition now, Click >HERE

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Lots of Updates, Full Registration for the 2017 Doyle Pacific Circuit Rally Open, more on Sail Trim, Feature Article- Watch Rules, Doyle Pacific and Multihull Solutions Wonderful Sail 2 Indonesia rally updates. Plus lots More.

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June 15th, 2016

Cruise News – June 2016

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Our Monthly Mag.. Download the June e-dition now, Click HERE

Lots of Updates, the 2018 French Polynesia Rally launched, more on Sail Trim and a repeat of the very popular article on Insurance by Neil Bayley for those that missed it. Plus lots More.

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May 8th, 2016

Cruise News – May 2016

The May 2016  e-dition of Cruise News is available for download now.

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Loads of News and Updates, great articles and cruising gear for sale.

What Works – Main Sail Trim

We introduce the 2018 Doyle French Polynesia Rally

Feature Article – Insurance – The full “Skinny” on how to get it right.

And much more…

 

April 7th, 2016

Cruise News – April 2016

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The April 2016  e-dition of Cruise News is available for download now.

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Loads of News and Updates, great articles and cruising gear for sale.

What Works – Rope Strippers, a MUST for the Sail 2 Indonesia rally
What Works – What is Reverse Osmosis

Feature Article – Is Power an Option for the offshore cruiser?

And much more…

March 24th, 2016

Opua Cruisers Festival

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There are five FREE seminars, a Treasures of the Bilge swap meet a number of skills workshops plus duty free provisioning planned at Opua for the build up to the boats leaving NZ this year for the Pacific. All are welcome to participate.

 

Listen out each morning Ch 77 VHF at 0800 Opua Cruisers Information Net for information and notifications

First up Medical

Thursday 21st April at the Opua Cruising Club, 2PM to 5PM – Dr. Hoffer and the Paihia Pharmacist – Medical & Prescriptions. Prescriptions will be available the following week from Paihia Pharmacy.

Friday 22nd April – CATER MARINE – Free BBQ 2pm – 

AIS and EPIRB’s – Special Prices

Saturday 23rd April – At the Opua Cruising Club – 10AM – 12PM Treasures of the Bilge – Swap meet. 

– 12pm – 2PM at the OCC – SSCA Ham Exams

Tuesday 26th April at the Opua Cruising Club, 4PM to 5PM Customs Req’s and Chart marking for the Pacific Islands

Wednesday 27th April at the Opua Cruising Club, 4PM to 5PM- Understanding Pacific Weather

Thursday 28th April at Burnsco, 4PM to 6PM- Fishing – Everything you need to catch Mahimahi, Travelli and much more for dinner.

Friday 29th April at Northland Spars and Rigging, 4PM to 6PM- Rigging and Spar Failure on Passage, how to avoid it and how to fix it.

Saturday 30th April – At the Opua Cruising Club – 10AM- 12PM Passage Planning to and around the SW Pacific with a weather update for the passage this year. Adam Wade from Vuda Marina will be on hand to give you an update on Fiji.

Saturday 30th April – At BURNSCO MARINE – 4PM – 

Free BBQ – Vuda Marina and OC Tenders

 

Program may change without warning, listen out on ch 77 at 0800 each morning.

 

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