OUR HERO - Jessica Watson, 16, youngest solo circumnavigator

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<I>Trade-a-Boat</I> editor David Lockwood, camera in hand, joined the massive fleet that headed out of Sydney Heads last Saturday to welcome and escort home Australia's newest hero, Jessica Watson.

OUR HERO - Jessica Watson, 16, youngest solo circumnavigator
OUR HERO - Jessica's homecoming

In washing machine conditions off the heads, the big fleet of around 1500 boats
swamped the Queensland teenager onboard her S&S34 Ella's Pink Lady and
escorted
them to an official reception at Sydney Opera Horse.

Photos of the day are from Lockwood and NSW Martime.


 


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