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  1. Going to Australia, New Zealand or Asia???

    Crew Wanted/Available
    2 experienced crew available from New Caledonia in August 2013. Very flexible on destination/ arrival date. English, Spanish and French spoken. Couple, age 29. Non smokers. UK Passport holders. Sailing references available from Pacific crossing and other references available if needed. More...
  2. Medical/Evacuation Insurance for Pacific Crossing

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hi everyone, I want to purchase a insurance policy that will cover my partner and I for medical expenses and emergency evacuation during our 5 motnh Pacific crossing. I am a New Zealand citizen, 33 years old and my partner is a Canadian, 22. Ideally the policy could also cover scuba diving...
  3. Crew Position Wanted COLOMBIA-PANAMA

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hello everyone, my name's Chael. I'll be in Cartagena hanging out at the marinas trying to meet captains organically that are looking for crew to help in the passage to Panama, but I'm really looking for a boat to head across the Pacific to Australia or New Zealand, or anywhere on that side of...
  4. Need advice on preparing for Pacific crossing

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hello everybody, I'm new to sailing and will be sailing from Vancouver Island to New Zealand via the Marquesas, Tuamotus, Societies, Samoa, Fiji and Tonga, as 1st mate, departing in May. On board will be the captain, myself and my partner and we will be travelling in a 2004 Beneteau 473 (49ft...
  5. Position wanted - Feb/Mar/Apr Pacific

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hello Sailing Community, I am male, 31 years old and looking for the oportunity to cross the Pacific Ocean in the beginning of next year. Currently I am working on the Galapagos Islands in the conservation sector and I am looking for a new challenge. I could start in Mainland Ecuador or...
  6. Immigration Requirements while cruising South Pacifi

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hi Everyone, I'm looking at taking my first position crewing on a boat sailing from British Colombia to Fiji. The Captian has mentioned that I will need a (refundable) return air ticket from the south pacific, I assume for immigration purposes. Can anyone give me more information how...
  7. Sailing from British Colombia to Fiji - advice needed

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hi Everyone, I'm thinking of taking a crew position on a 47ft sloop sailing from British Colombia to Fiji via the Marquesas Islands, leaving mid-may-june. I'd love to hear from anyone with experience sailing this route regarding difficulties, highlights, trip duration, considerations or...
  8. Experienced Skipper seeks South Pacific Passage

    Crew Wanted/Available
    British skipper looking for a suitable boat (and people) to cross from South America to New Zealand/ Aus. Happy to do any chores /watches and take any position on the boat although I am not the best cook so i usually do the washing up. Looking for a slow, gentle and safe trip. Happy to share...
  9. Crew Available - Australia to South Pacific

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hi Guys, I'm looking for a position as a crew member from anywhere in Australia into the South Pacific any time in June / July / August. I'm looking to reach Indonesia eventually but would love to check out some other islands on the way. I have some sailing experience but probably more...
  10. Use my boat

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I have a 50 foot sailing yacht and a lust for sailing to far off places. Would you care to join me? I do not NEED crew as I can handle my boat by myself. I do need watch-keepers though. Perhaps you grew tired of maintaining your own boat and have retired from ownership? I am in the Caribbean at...
  11. Crew Available

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hi everyone, I'm Frances (21), new here and to sailing in general. Me and my friend Lane are on the look out for an opportunity to learn. Just been doin a bit of harbour races around Auckland and loving it, now we're keen for a long distance adventure. We were thinking States to South...
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