Hōkūleʻa Update | July 20, 2015

Hōkūleʻa and her crew of 13 departed Stokes Hill Wharf in Darwin, Australia this afternoon headed to Bali, Indonesia. The 930-mile voyage is expected to take about 8 days.  Under the supervision of Master Navigator Nainoa Thompson, Apprentice Navigator Lehua Kamalu will navigate the first four days to locate Ashmore Reef then Apprentice Navigator Jenna Ishii will take over for the remainder of the voyage.

Crew list for Darwin to Bali:

Nainoa Thompson (Captain)
Lehua Kamalu (Apprentice Navigator)
Jenna Ishii (Apprentice Navigator)
Keahi Omai (Watch Captain)
David Komine (Watch Captain)
Kaniela Mersereau-Lyman (Rescue Swimmer)
Dr. Craig Thomas (Medical)
Kaiwi Hāmākua-Mākuʻe (Education Specialist)
Bryson Hoe (Media Specialist)
Julie Rogers (Quartermaster)
Henk Rogers
Nikki Kamalu (Electronics)
Kaʻohi Kamalu

Please help keep us sailing for future generations. All contributions make a difference for our voyage. Mahalo nui loa!

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