RACT published a lovely two-page article about Linda Smith’s journey aboard Derwent Hunter recently.

“The sky is a perfectly brilliant shade of blue, contrasting against the white sails and polished timber decking of our majestic ship, which is skimming through the glistening green water of the Coral Sea at a respectable yet relaxing pace.

“Calm ocean stretches as far as the eye can see, interrupted only by the occasional jumping fish, passing boats and regular sightings of the 74 Whitsunday Islands in the distance…”

Click the image below to read the rest of the article online.

A grand old lady of the sea - Linda Smith