Tag Archives: Yellowboats
Sep
06
2011

Rob Pennicott lived out the dream of many Tasmanians on Saturday (September 3) as he motored up the Derwent River to the cheers of thousands of welcoming supporters. It was perfect timing for the operator of award-winning Bruny and Tasman … Continue reading

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Aug
13
2011

Tasmanian Rob Pennicott is currently circumnavigating Australia raising funds for Rotary’s End Polio Now campaign. He and his crew have been steering their two expedition dinghies more than two months. Having reached South Australia, after a mammoth crossing of the … Continue reading

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Jul
28
2011

Cadel Evans, who this week became Australia’s first winner of the Tour de France, isn’t the only fella who looks good in yellow. Tasmanian Rob Pennicott is on a circumnavigation of Australia. He and his crew are raising funds for … Continue reading

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Jul
01
2011

Imagine, just for a moment, that you were planning a voyage around Australia. First, it could be easy to imagine you might need some boating skills. You’d probably also need to counter a long list of potential hazards. Would getting … Continue reading

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Jun
23
2011

It’s day 23 of Rob Pennicott’s circumnavigation of Australia to raise funds for polio eradication. He and his crew and their two yellow dinghies have crossed the Gulf of Carpentaria. The Tassie tourism operator won’t ever be much further north … Continue reading

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Jun
09
2011

Tassie tourism operator Rob Pennicott is closing in on Yapoon, in Queensland, on his three-month circumnavigation of Australia. Pennicott is out to raise millions of dollars for Rotary’s End Polio Now campaign. It’s day nine of the voyage. At the … Continue reading

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May
31
2011

The circumnavigation is a three-month fund raising replica of the cruise which Travel + Leisure has described as one of the world’s 100 Greatest Trips. Continue reading

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