About the boat "Quinco"

Quinco is an Adams 40 skippered by David and crewed by the Admiral, Rose. Quinco is a wishbone cutter rigged sloop. She was built in Fremantle in 1978. Sailed to the Cocos Islands then moved home port to Pittwater, from there, onto Melbourne then we are where we are, cruising that is! Constructed from "Airex" foam core sandwiched GRP with a ply deck, she weighs in at 12 Tons. Powered by a Nanni 4 cylinder 50 HP diesel engine.


21 April 2009

Keppel Bay Marina.

We are now parked at the Keppel Bay Marina at least till Friday, then onto Bundaberg.

17 April 2009

To Port Clinton Saturday Morning.

This is the track we will take to Port Clinton Saturday, should arrive Sunday evening. Trip is about 150 nm.

16 April 2009

Pebbles at Newry

Spectacular Rocks on the beach, Outer Newry Island.

Bird on the Wind Generator

Perched on a blade of the wind generator for a rest at Port Newry.

Port Newry

This panoramic image is taken from the sea side of Outer Newry Island
Anchored in the lovely Port Newry, just off the beach of Outer Newry Island. This is a great place, picturesque and sheltered by 3 islands and the mainland. We will be anchored here till Saturday, weather permitting.

03 April 2009

Heading South

We are on our way South. Left Cairns on Monday the 30th of March, we are now 10 miles North of Cape Upstart and plan to anchor there for the night.