Position: Rushcutters Bay, Port
Things are coming together for a departure on 2 January 2020. The leak in the new transducer fitting is fixed and Oli’s paperwork is in hand. His second vet appointment is booked for Tuesday morning followed by an interview with the Department of Agriculture to issue his export permit. From there it should just be a matter of emailing the paperwork to the Ministry of Primary Industries in New Zealand and then clearing out with Australia Border Force on Thursday 2 January in the new year. And, at this early stage, the weather in the Tasman Sea looks … well, not being superstitious or anything, I will say no more.
All is well.