Moonlight Adventure

The story of our travels on board Moonlight, our Vancouver 36.


Sunday 28th June 2009

Posted by yachtmoonlight on July 2, 2009 at 11:51 AM Comments comments (0)

Yesterday lunchtime, John’s daughters Jenna and Becky, Jenna’s husband Sam and Becky’s boyfriend Jono joined us along with our friends Tina, Robert, Lorraine and Marco to see us off. Jenna and Sam bought us a log book (which we need as we were planning to use a scruffy A4 notebook as a log), Becky and Jono bought us a Sailing Pocket Companion book, which is a fabulous collection of sailing facts and info and our friends bought us some champagne which we all shared in plastic...

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Setting Off day!

Posted by yachtmoonlight on June 27, 2009 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (2)


We have been living on the boat for the past week and a half and today - Setting Off day - has come round so fast.

Moonlight is stocked up and ready to go. We have replaced the year's supply of sweets that fell into the sea when John missed the boat and attempted to suspend the box in mid-air in-between the boat and the pontoon, which was closely followed by our first onion overboard emergency.

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