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Enjoy this first chapter from The Vega Adventures for free

Here is your chance to enjoy the action packed first chapter of The Vega Adventures as a bonus for all our blog and Facebook friends. Read on. The action has just begun.   Chapter 1 – The Mother of All … Continue reading

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Cooking gas explosion filmed on board yacht

I usually have more than enough to do trying to keep up with all that happens on board Vega. But, in this case I feel so strongly about the subject that I would like to share this excellent video with … Continue reading

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Famous author Julian Stockwin features Vega in his April Newsletter

I was reciently surprised and quite honored to find that one of our favorite authors Julian Stockwin ( author of the Kydd Tales) had featured Vega and our humamitarian work in his April Newsletter. Have a look at what he … Continue reading

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Just a quick up date on where we are and what we are up to

We have been at sea for most of the past few weeks either delivering to some of the small island communities we assist or simply getting here. The monsoon turned against us just after we left Jakarta fully loaded so … Continue reading

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Special thanks to our friends in Singapore

We would like to thank several of our company friends in Singapore without whom our work would simply not be possible. The private individuals who are such an important of making our work a success we do not mention to … Continue reading

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Back in the water again after a short visit to the boat yard

Vega works pretty hard every year and we try our best to keep her in top condition so you can imagine how happy we were when in the Klang river whole trees were banging against our hull in the 5-6 … Continue reading

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Vega to be the official press boat for the 2011 (PHANG NGA) BAY REGATTA

Bay regatta is the best regatta in the whole of South East Asia. Vega will be back for the second year running as the official press boat. Why not sign up and join us? Well the count down is on … Continue reading

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