It has been a busy few days . First a very nasty infection which only subsided when I resorted to first line antibiotics , fully better now . Then getting boat ready , installing new autopilot , new sails and drivi g to Auckland to set up the NZ bank account
. Finally set off at high water to motor the 12 m to Marsden Cove marina where I am now . Good skype here so able to speak with home
Here now for a week or two untill Penny flies in on the 16 March .