A 0630 weighing of the anchor to ensure we berthed alongside Cairns at 1000.
Remained at anchor Fitzroy Island. Undertook onboard activities and a two hour walk ashore on the island, to the light house and lookout, as well as a swim at the beach.
The Ship anchored just after sunrise and YC continued with Command Day task completion until Command Handback at 1100. The Ship remained at anchor overnight.
Handed over the Ship to the Youth Crew during the forenoon and sailed in the afternoon. Wind disappointingly light.
Anchored at Dunk Island at midday, following overnight passage. Remaining at anchor overnight.
Remained at Sea on passage to Hinchinbrook Island.
The youths started the fourth day doing their anchor watches.
Weighed anchor in the morning, proceeded to sea and motored to Bait Reef to snorkel. sailed back to Airlie Beach and anchored overnight.
The usual morning routine, followed by First Climbs to the top of the Foremast. After lunch a short trip ashore to view some Indigenous cave art. Weighed anchor and proceeded to sea after dinner.