Vaka Diaries

First Voyaging Experience

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Sailing feels like reconnecting to the ways that our ancestors travelled. Don’t poke fun, I certainly had my fair share of Moana moments onboard vaka Marumaru Atua. Voyaging to the southern group islands was an opportunity of a lifetime and one that I will never forget! Each sail was the perfect time to reconnect with […]

Vaka Diaries

Tāua e Moana Vaka Blog – Leaving Aitutaki

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Day 5 saw the vaka leave Aitutaki heading north to Tongareva.   Meitaki Atupaka to the people of Aitutaki for sharing your island and generosity with the vaka crew!.  Heading  009 degree north (Are Haka] speed 4.5, Swell S/SE 0.5M, Wind SE 6-8KTS Clear Skies We are now approximate 15miles north of Aitutaki, heading on haka, […]