Wilson’s Promontory

The SOL fleet in the Melbourne to Vanuatu race is approaching Wilson’s Promontory.  On a clear day, The Prom looks like this:

South Point

Those SLIs on the chart look like this:

6-29-2014 1-12-55 PM

 

and this

Wattle Island SW Pt

 

Here is a chart view from Expedition:

ApproachingTheProm

But, of course, it is after sunset.
What we SOLers see is this:

SOL ScreenShot 01JUL0932Z

 

Plenty of SLIs to deal with around The Prom.

 

 

 

 

2 thoughts on “Wilson’s Promontory”

  1. Thank you for this article!
    I have been in Wilson Promontory when I lived in Australia and it was an amazing experience! I visited a lot of places and did a website about it with some articles :)

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