GIPPSLAND LAKES – EASTER 2016

DAY 1 – THU 24 MAR 2016 Leaving Quo Vadis at Paynesville after the Marlay Point Overnight Race gave us the perfect excuse to head back down to the Gippsland Lakes for the Easter long weekend. Even though we had hoped that we might get away for a half day on the Thursday we booked the …

MARLAY POINT OVERNIGHT RACE 2016

Image above courtesy of Ric Lamont, taken from NX25 “Green Velvet”. PREPARATION Lots of preparation going on in the past weeks to get Quo Vadis up to standard for the Marlay Point Overnight Race (MPONR). Deck organisers replaced, some new clutches and cam cleats, electrical checks, new instruments, life lines, rigging, mast base and foot, sheaves, vang, halyards …