Latitude: 
20° 51' South
Longitude: 
149° 36' East
Conditions: 
WIND SE'LY 15 KTS OVER CAST WITH PASSING SHOWERS
CONTINUED PASSAGE NORTH WITH ALL SQUARE SAILS SET ON A BROAD REACH.
SAIL HANDLING, ROUNDS AND ROPE RACES ALL PROGESSING VERY WELL.
VIRTUALLY EVERYONE HAS BEEN ON THE HELM AND NOW ABLE TO KEEP THE
SHIP ON THE PLANNED COURSE. CLIMBING ALOFT TO CAST LOOSE GASKETS AND
OVERHAUL BUNTLINES IS BECOMING SECOND NATURE. LAST NIGHT THE SHIP
ANCHORED AT REFUGE COVE, SCAWFELL ISLAND FOR A WELL EARNED BREAK.
THREE WAY TALKS WERE HELD WHERE YOUTH CREW SPOKE ON BEHALF OF OTHERS
IN A FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT TO DEVELOP THEIR PUBLIC SPEAKING SKILLS. TO
ENCOURAGE OUT OF WATCH INTERACTION EVERYONE KEEP HOURLY ANCHOR
WATCHES OVERNIGHT. THIS MORNING IT WAS HANDS TO BATH BEFORE BEING
TRANSFERRED ASHORE TO ENJOY BEACH SPORTS, SNORKLING AND MID VOYAGE
TALKS. EVERYONE HAS RECOVERED FROM THE EFFECTS OF SEA SICKNESS
TODAY. ALL WELL.

YOUTH CREW IMPRESSIONS.

TRUDY, NEWCASTLE. I AM HAVING A BALL. AM LEARNING A LOT ABOUT MYSELF,
AND OTHERS, THE FOOD IS EXCELLENT.

AAZA, LEETON. ENJOYING CLIMBING ALOFT AND SETTING SAILS. WATCH IS
GOOD AND WE SNORKELLED, PLAYED SPORTS TODAY. YOUTH AND STAFF ARE VERY
FRIENDLY. HAVING A GREAT TIME AT SEA.

TESSA, MELBOURNE. BEST WAKE UP CALL THIS MORNING - SWIMMING TODAY, A
FOUR METER DROP FROM THE BOWSPIT TO THE WATER. VERY AWAKE NOW.
BEING FREE OF SEASICKNESS IS A WONDERFUL, WONDERFUL THING. WHEN IT
EVENTUALLY HAPPENS. ARRRRR.


ALL THE BEST

BRENTON WITT
LIEUTENANT COMMANDER, RAN
CAPTAIN STS YOUNG ENDEAVOUR