Don't you cry for the lost,
smile for the living,
get what you need and give what you're given.
Life's for the living
so live it
or you're better off dead

― Mike Rosenberg (Passenger)

Cost of Cruising

How much does it cost to go cruising and live aboard fulltime in Australia? This is a case study based on my own experience and budget.

Topic: Money | 3 August 2019

Budget It

It's Humpback Whale season in Queensland.

Right now is the time you will encounter migrating Humpback Whales in Queensland coastal waters. What do you need to do if your boat comes close to one?

Topic: Environment | August 2023

Sail with a Whale

Dealing with Mould

Every boat will grow mould during a tropical wet season. Deal with it without using industrial strength chemicals.

Topic: Lifestyle | 1 June 2019

Clean It

Small Spaces

One thing on, one thing off. The zen art of living a clutter-free boat life.

Topic: Organsation | 5 June 2018

Get Zen

Passage-making Pumpkin Soup

Cook up a few jars of this to end a long day's passage making.

Topic: Food | 31 May 2018

Make It

It's time to clean up our act

Here's how you can spend a few minutes a day to start making a difference.

Topic: Environment | 31 May 2018

Participate Now

No pressure beetroot chutney

Be popluar at sundowners by bringing this along with a few crackers to share with your new friends.

Topic: Food | 11 December 2015

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