“Kibitzer” Meridian 580 Pilothouse Fremantle to Melbourne March 2015



Allen bought “The Batchelor” from Mr Batchelor in Fremantle and changed the name to “Kibitzer” after Andy and I moved her to Pier 35 in Melbourne. It was a very smooth voyage most of the way with fuel stops in Esperence and then Port Lincoln. We carried and extra 2000 ltrs on the aft deck in addition to the 3000ltrs in boat tanks and needed all but 600 of that between the stops. Travelled at 10kts to conserve fuel all the way. Thanks to satellite tv being installed, Andy didn’t miss out on the cricket…….

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