We’re ready for Stage 2. Much as we’ve enjoyed floating around the Whitsundays and seeing our land-based friends every week or so, we’re now keen to set off on the next stage of our journey. The plan is to head south and … well, see […]
The Stewart family buy a boat, jack it all in and go sailing!
We’re moving aboard in 3 days. The house is becoming emptier and more spacious and echoey, while the boat is bursting at the seams. There are crates of stuff piled in every cabin as there hasn’t been time to stow our belongings, and you have to climb […]
Lovely write up in the Whitsunday Times today 😀 (Tilly was sad she’s not in the pics cos she was away that day) Now we just need to actually get on board and GO somewhere! http://ow.ly/XVPD30dAGYM Sailing family ‘going where the wind will take them’ Peter Carruthers […]
We were featured on ABC Tropical North’s Facebook page. We love all the encouraging comments, thanks guys! Link HERE. Whitsundays parents Annabel and Matthew Stewart have quit their jobs and will rent out their home to set sail with their family along the east coast of […]
We had a lot of fun filming on Iron Will today. ABC’s daily analysis and social commentary programme “The Drum” are planning a segment on why some Aussie families choose an unconventional lifestyle, and we’re going to be one of those unconventional families! It started […]
We are T-26 (where T = moving aboard day). Now that I am officially unemployed, I have been throwing myself into Getting Rid of Stuff. I’ve been packing non-essentials like pictures and photo albums, sorting out/donating clothes and selling stuff on Facey or filling boxes […]