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Our Yachting Adventures
Below is a list of links to the main pages about our yacht, Catlypso and our Our Yachting Adventures:
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  • Our Yachting Adventures.
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    Michael and Kelly's 4WD Trips
    Click here for a list of our Four Wheel Drive and Camping Trips.
    Current Kareela Weather
    A summary of the current weather conditions at our house at Kareela, Sydney, is below. Click here for more Detailed Diving Weather and Conditions. Weather from Michael McFadyen's Tempe Weather Station


    Conditions at
    23:49 on 23/1/17

     
    Temperature 25.6°C
    Humidity 65.0%
    Barometer 1003.4hPa
    Rate -0.3hPa/hr
    Wind Speed: 0 km/hr
    Wind Direction S
    Rainfall for Today 0.0mm
    Rainfall last hour 0.0 mm
    Rainfall last 24 hours 0.0 mm
    Rainfall at Start of Month 814.6 mm
    Rainfall this Year 827.0 mm
    Today's Extremes
    High Temperature 31.2°C at 15:48
    Low Temperature 20.9°C at 6:27
    Peak Wind Gust 0km/hr at 0:00
    Weather from Michael McFadyen's Kirrawee Weather Station
    Yesterday's Extremes
    High Temperature 27.5°C at 17:11
    Low Temperature 19.8°C at 6:29
    Rainfall at Start of Yesterday 827.0 mm
    Rainfall at End of Yesterday 827.0 mm
    Weather from Michael McFadyen's Tempe Weather Station
    Astronomical Data
    Sunrise 5:06
    Sunset 19:05
    Moonrise 1:09
    Moonset 15:04

    Home Brewing
    Click here for an article about Home Brewing.
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    "Bare Island Right is a great place to find sea dragons"
    Recent Page Additions and Updates
    GOLD COAST SEAWAY

    The first couple of my articles from this trip in December is now on line and the second well underway. The four articles should be complete some time after 10 January (too many things to do!).

    Go to Australian Dive Sites and Queensland to find.

    SYDNEY DIVES

    There are new pages on Jolong (out of Botany Bay), Old Mans Shoulder and Sow and Pigs Reef (both Sydney Harbour) as well as major updates to Clifton Gardens, Bare Island Left, The Colours and SS Tuggerah.

    I have added some photos of pygmy pipehorses to the Bare Island Right dive.

    There are also new photos of ships before sinking and/or underwater for SS Annie M. Miller, SS Birchgrove Park, SS Dee Why and SS Goolgwai. I have also been given some photos of the SS Himma and some more information.

    Go to Sydney Reef or Sydney Wrecks to find.

    NEW SOUTH WALES WRECKS

    I have some new photos of ships both before sinking and/or underwater for the SS Olive Cam, Tasman Hauler and Henry Bolte at Eden, the SS Bombo at Wollongong and SS Cities Service Boston at Shellharbour.

    Go to the NSW Dive Sites Page and navigate from there.

    OTHER ARTICLES

    There is a major update to my Bauer Compressor Page. Pick from left menu.


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