Early afternoon yesterday had the ship sailing across Hawke Bay in light NE winds. Preparations were being made for a swim when the afternoon sea breeze came in at 20kts from the East.
Conducted a successful set of tacking drills shortly after lunch yesterday. Youth crew performed well.
Youth Crew embarked yesterday and had all onboard by 1530. Following a quick hello and introductions proceeded at 1600 and went to nearby anchorage within Wellington Harbour.
Young Endeavour arrived in Wellington at 1000 and was greeted by a large contingent of the NZ media.
Command day elections went well and a strong team was selected. Conducted a man overboard exercise
Very little wind yesterday afternoon which was perfect for the concert that was held in balmy, nearly warm conditions. Glorious sunset really set the scene. Concert was of a reasonable standard.

Everybody thoroughly enjoyed silent period in glorious sunshine yesterday afternoon. Conducted

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.
Departed Hobart and motored down the Derwent River in cold blustery conditions. Conducted sail setting drills enroute.