|Last updated August 3 2017
The farewell barbeque was held at the Darwin Sailing Club 0n July 22 beginning at 6 pm with a Ceremonial Balinese Bhakti Marga Dance with dancers from Darwin’s Indonesian Balinese community. A total of 120 participants and guests enjoyed an Australian style Barbeque Dinner cooked under the stars.
The delegation from The Indonesian Ministry of Tourism did not make the dinner due to the pate arrival of their flights but arrived the day after .
All yachts had arrived in Kupang that were expected - Binary Star coming direct from New Zealand was expected in on August 11 as was Samarah II coming direct from Cairns. Exit Strategy are also due in around the 11 due to a late departure from Darwin, CG returned to Darwin for mechanical repairs