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.

2018.09.11 - Action Camera Mounting Clamp Progress II
The day's tasks was an easy one today as the forecast is for rain and wind, so no sailing....more
2018.09.10 - Action Camera Mounting Clamp Progress I
At lunchtime today I knocked up a quick clamp based on the cardboard template I made the other day and after work this afternoon I went down ...more
2018.09.06 - Non-Cooperative Weather
The weather forecast for this afternoon was both good and bad. The good part was the wind. Force 2 gusting 4 from the West and therefore a ...more
2018.09.02 - Sailing at Last!
I don't know what it has been like for the last 10 weeks in your part of the world but in mine the weather for sailing Naiad has been ...more
2018.06.30 - An Unusual Trip
The weather was not good for sailing the river today, too much wind but even if it had been perfect I would not have sailed anyway since I ...more