My name is Naomi, I'm a 22 year old Preschool Teacher from Wollongong.
At 1300, all crew gathered at midships for the handing over of the Telescope of Challenge.
Exactly one year ago, I set off excitedly for the voyage on a lifetime sailing STS Young Endeavour from Adelaide - Hobart as an eager 23 year old.
I was lucky enough to participate in the life changing experience, of being a member of the youth crew for The Young Endeavour.
1. If you set your mind to it, you can fit everything you need (including your sleeping bag) in your YE backpack AND keep it around the 7kg hand luggage limit.
It was more than 4 years ago that after hearing so many wonderful stories of the adventures aboard the Young Endeavour, I decided to apply for a voyage myself hoping it would provide an opportunity
The sea was a little bit wild that day and myself and a crew member went aloft to the very top of the mast to untie the gaskets (letting the sail down), I was on the far end of the yard untying the
I am a firm believer that all people go through 3 big challenges in their lives.
I sailed on the Young Endeavour from Geelong to Hobart during January of 2017 and I wish to share a Salty-approved tale for Ye' landlovers hanking of sailing on the ship.