Afloat Magazine January 2017, No, 327

AFLOAT Magazine January 2017 cover

Front cover: GC32 foiling catamaran Team Australia headed up by Sean Langman competing in the Extreme Sailing Series on Sydney Harbour in December.
Photo Jesus Renedo/Lloyd Images

Australia Day on Sydney Harbour 2017


Extreme Sailing in Sydney. By Kevin Green

Paddling in Captain Cook’s wake

Kevin Green

Pax Vobiscum

Bruce Stannard

Sir Francis Drake – a privateering Elizabethan hero

Alan Lucas

Making Stormy Weather

John Westacott

Coastal Navigation Made Easy – Part 3

Graham Forsaith

Ice Maiden

Kevin Green



Paddling in Captain Cook's wake. By Kevin Green.
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Editor's Column

Book Review with Peter Campbell


Nautical Quiz with Jim Broadside

Harbour Happenings

Crossword Puzzle – John Gray

On the Waterfront Pictorial

Product & Industry Review

Fishing with David Lockwood

Boats For Sale

On the Water with David Lockwood


Foul Bottoms with John Quirk

Upcoming Events

Weather with Malcolm Riley


Galley Gourmet with Captain Chaos

Tide Chart



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