Sunday, June 23, 2019
Minerva Reefs are a popular stopover on the passage from New Zealand to Tonga. They are about 600 miles from New Zealand and 250 miles from Tonga. A week-long passage is split up into two shorter passages with a break in-between.
Sunday, June 16, 2019
Minerva Reefs are one of our all-time favorite places. They are two submerged atolls hundreds of miles away from anywhere. The only way to visit them is on a private yacht.
|Drone photo of Minerva South "West Lagoon"|
Thursday, June 13, 2019
We untied our lines at 10 AM on June 13. It was a beautiful sunny day and as we went down the Marsden Cove marina channel the Whangarei heads were straight ahead, with a layer of misty clouds passing over them.