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Forum: Apps & Authors   05-07-2015
Replies: 540
  Sticky: Recommended Reading
Views: 135,153
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Recommended Reading

As authors we should mention our books;

the Practical Boat Tips (http://jackandjude.com/books/tips/) has helped many with simple to do solutions based on our over forty years living afloat. It...
Forum: Apps & Authors   04-12-2015
Replies: 5
Views: 16,414
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Celestial Navigation - java calculation programs

An old thread, but it is timely to warn that the Java script has a few problems and we have switched to using teacup navigation Teacup Navigation Home (http://www.teacupnavigation.net/). We have...
Forum: Apps & Authors   02-02-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 442
Posted By JackandJude
Signing at Hobart's Wooden Boat Festival

Join us at the Boat Books stand, Princes Wharf every day of the Festival between 1:00 and 1:30 for a natter or to have us sign one of our four books.

Starts Friday the 6th of February
...
Forum: Apps & Authors   10-06-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 16,414
Posted By JackandJude
Celestial Navigation - java calculation programs

With the use of a sextant,
you will be totally independent of the GPS system.

These programs will work when offline, giving you an almanac, sight reduction form and program to calculate position...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-06-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By JackandJude
Use old socks to protect on-board items

Simple Practical Ideas Online -

CRUISING HELMSMAN are publishing online the best ideas from Jude's Practical Boat Bits and Tips (http://jackandjude.com/books/ebook-practical/)

Jude Binder has...
Forum: Cruising Videos   10-06-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,213
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Tasmania's isolated SW

We are making preparations to stream our videos live via the sailingchannel. I think they will be able to be viewed for just a couple of dollars just like our Two's a Crew video...
Forum: Cruising Videos   08-02-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 559
Posted By JackandJude
Coral Sea ~ Search for the Duroc

Coral Sea - Search for the Duroc - 90 minute video - watch the trailer (https://vimeo.com/102386806)
Available in DVD and HD Blu-ray at Australian Adventure Videos by sail, kayak, on foot...
Forum: Apps & Authors   06-12-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,176
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Soon-to-be-published cruising adventures...

Yes, I thought as much myself but then thought a bit of encouragement while I beat my own drum might help, and definitely would not hinder. I am also on the cusp of a new book and am gathering my...
Forum: Apps & Authors   06-11-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,176
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Soon-to-be-published cruising adventures...

Rebecca, we have self published three books and every word you say is true, publish because it is 'even more fun to share.' We write to share the action and adventure, and add touches of local...
Forum: Oceania   05-22-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,011
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Coral Sea Cruising Guide

The best first stop would be Diamond Islets. Great SE anchorage, heaps of wildlife, good fishing an diving, close to the outer reef so probably no more than an overnight sail from a outer barrier...
Forum: Oceania   05-20-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 243
Posted By JackandJude
A voyage across the Australian Bight

Banyandah has successfully sailed across the Australian Bight once again, and although we suffered gales, calms and winds from all directions, Jack and Jude have arrived safe in South Australian...
Forum: Oceania   05-20-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,011
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Coral Sea Cruising Guide

Have you done the Coral Sea voyage? Ought to, it's an amazing adventure. We'll be releasing the Coral Sea DVD when we get back to home base in just a short few weeks. Presently sailing towards...
Forum: Cruising Videos   03-19-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,213
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Tasmania's isolated SW

Brett there are a couple of DVDs on our website (http://jackandjude.com/dvds/) that will spark your interest greatly. One has our conquest of Mount Sorrel which overlooks the beautiful Macquarie...
Forum: Oceania   03-18-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By JackandJude
Film Making on the Gordon River

Jack and Jude have been part of team filming a documentary on the Huon Piners who in the early 1900s harvested this unique timbers from the remote forests of Tasmania. See photos and read how it all...
Forum: Oceania   03-18-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,011
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Coral Sea Cruising Guide

Hello Austin,
In addition to the enhanced electronic guide (http://jackandjude.com/books/coral-sea/), there is one on the web (http://jackandjude.com/anchorages/coral-sea/), which has great...
Forum: Cruising Videos   03-18-2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,213
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Tasmania's isolated SW

Hello Adriano,
SW Tasmania is a truly beautiful remote part of Earth - Jack and Jude have just returned from filming a documentary (http://jackandjude.com/log/film-making-gordon-river/#gordon) on...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-21-2013
Replies: 1,128
Views: 286,889
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Lets get some good sunrise/sunset pictures....

Sorry for the title ruining a great mid-ocean shot - but it's online for a one minute video about Sooty Terns (https://vimeo.com/79876336) trying to land on our yacht Banyandah
...
Forum: Oceania   11-21-2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,011
Posted By JackandJude
Coral Sea Cruising Guide

Electronic Format to suit all displays ~ Immediate download

This guide covers only those reefs and islets within the Australian territory...
Forum: Oceania   11-21-2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,310
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Australia online cruising guide

Strange how these threads come back to life. And since I'm here, I'll mention a new crusing guide we have just produced - The Coral Sea (http://jackandjude.com/books/coral-sea/) - NO, not the Barrier...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   02-28-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,292
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Rum Island

mikel1 Gidday and thanks. There are many more short stories (http://jackandjude.com/short-stories/) on our website, some dating back to the 70s when we started sailing. Not sure how the "Like"...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   02-28-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,292
Posted By JackandJude
Rum Island

Arrr, me hearties, we’re off to Rum Island, where treasure be found. Not gold doubloons, but crates of strong Indian rum that got hid two centuries ago. Twas long before Franklin and Flinders became...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-22-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 4,046
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Mainsail from Hell OR am I an Old Fart?

You really should have that spleen of yours checked out. My, my, but you are having a bad day. Take a chill pill mate. You'll bust a gasket.

My "Childishly" comment was based on your precise...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-21-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 4,046
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Mainsail from Hell OR am I an Old Fart?

Jude asked me to keep monitoring this thread so I came back online to say just that - and received a double barrel from chef2sail

Have it your way mate - but you sound far from "the casual...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-21-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 4,046
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Mainsail from Hell OR am I an Old Fart?

Hello everyone - been out of touch for a few days sailing up Tasmania's East coast to the Furneaux Group in Bass Strait - that's in what's called the Roaring Forties, a endless circle of ocean with...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-19-2013
Replies: 48
Views: 4,046
Posted By JackandJude
Re: Mainsail from Hell OR am I an Old Fart?

Well Dave, you are partly right and partly not. Maybe we haven't as much money as you and have to look for a good deal. Lord knows they are out there. We have traveled the world watching the pennies,...
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