Change of plan ...leave Tues night....
I fly the WW2 cub from Auckland to Norfolk Isle 500 odd ne or nw armed only with sextant on Sir Francis Chichester'ss 1931 route and then 560 miles to Lord Howe island. Then 480 to coat hangar bridge.
Then amble my way to Darwin ....invited to do talks etc in the strangest of named settlements!
Then China, Russia, Canada on floats.