42° 2' South
155° 4'
SMG 8 kts, Fresh S-SE Winds, Partly cloudy, Cold
Achieved youth crew tacking drills this morning and will atempt some lectures this afternoon. Youth Crew are starting to kick in as a team and are well motivated. No problems between returnees and new youth crew.

Current situation at 7 Jan 2000: 4224S 15546E, CO 085, Speed 8 knots. Wind 180/18, sunny periods, Temp 13C.

Still making excellent progress, although forecast suggests an easing of winds. Morale is good.