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Weather conditions delay Endeavour's departure.

Weather conditions delay Endeavour's departure.

Picture by Liam Clayton

Adverse weather delayed the departure this morning of the HMB Endeavour and R. Tucker Thompson. Conditions eased and the vessels were able to get under way just after 11am, bound for Tolaga Bay.

The waka hourua, va’a tipaerua and the Spirit of New Zealand, which make up the rest of the Tuia 250 Flotilla, will now be departing tomorrow around mid-morning.

The Tuia 250 powhiri planned to welcome the flotilla into Cook’s Cove has been moved from tomorrow to 9am on Sunday.

Adverse weather delayed the departure this morning of the HMB Endeavour and R. Tucker Thompson. Conditions eased and the vessels were able to get under way just after 11am, bound for Tolaga Bay.

The waka hourua, va’a tipaerua and the Spirit of New Zealand, which make up the rest of the Tuia 250 Flotilla, will now be departing tomorrow around mid-morning.

The Tuia 250 powhiri planned to welcome the flotilla into Cook’s Cove has been moved from tomorrow to 9am on Sunday.

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