Endeavour the Replica Embarks Kiama.

By Peter Andrews, © March 2001.
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The Endeavour Replica waiting for a predicted south westerly breeze off Kiama, on the New South Wales south coast, Australia, Monday March 26, 2001.

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Captain Chris Blake of the Endeavour Replica with Mardi McDonald and son, Patrick, from Scots Presbyterian Church Kiama, New South Wales Australia. It seems that even the church is no refuge from that Australian sense of humor.

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The Endeavour Replica departs Kiama on the New South Wales south coast, Australia, Monday March 26, 2001.

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With little effort, the ship backed out from the berth to point the bow towards the Tasman Sea and Lord Howe Island.

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The crew aloft casting free the fore topgallant gaskets.

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Voyage crew preparing the spritsail.

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Days don't get much better than this, but the ship's pennant on top of the main mast looks like it could do with a few more knots of an offshore breeze.

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Peter Andrews ©2001. All Rights Reserved.


 The Web Site of The Endeavour Replica: http://www.barkendeavour.com.au/

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