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.

2019.11.02 - Working Party November 2019
As I mentioned in my last post, this weekend is the working party for the cruising club and as my shoulder is still in fairly good shape I ...more
2019.10.05 - A Member's Club
The Denver Cruising Club is, as the title of this post says, a member's club, meaning that the members are responsible for the maintenance ...more
2019.10.02 - A Boat Full of Water
Well, not really, but I couldn't think of a better title for this post.I have made it a habit to take the Friday before and the Monday after ...more
2019.09.14 - Astonishing
Considering that it is still the sailing season, it is astonishing that I've not been able to sail on Naiad for just over three months. ...more
2019.08.09 - Frustrating!
It has, as the title suggests, been a frustrating two months from a sailing point of view. Once again, whilst the weather has been warm and ...more