The Naiad Voyages

Mark Austen

Naiad's Voyages

These are the voyages of Naiad, a Fairey Falcon dinghy in the fashion of Shoal Waters.

Captain's Table

For non-boat related stuff you should see my other page which may be found at

Naiad's Reconstruction

For details of the reconstruction of Naiad you should see the reconstruction project log.

Latest News on the Naiad Voyages.

2018.11.23 - Kingfisher
The wind was a bit light but good enough for a sail so I set off around 11am well wrapped up as it is quite cold today....more
2018.11.18 - Gimbal Video Clip
I've finally processed the first part of the video I took sailing last Friday and then extracted the first 2 minutes so that I can post it ...more
2018.11.16 - Gimbals and Cameras
For the last few years I have taken the remainder of my annual leave after the Summer as Fridays working backwards from the Christmas ...more
2018.10.21 - Another Autum Sail
It was a lovely October day again today, around 18 Celsius with a South Westerly wind. I didn't feel too bad by noon so I went down to Naiad ...more
2018.10.19 - An Autum Sail
Despite having a sore throat I managed to get out on the water this afternoon. No photos as I forgot my camera, nor was I feeling too ...more