The Plastiki -- the all-recycled-PET catamaran that's been sailing across the Pacific Ocean since February -- has reached its destination in Sydney, Australia. The last 200 nautical miles of the 10,000-nautical-mile journey were made with the help of a tow, after the main sail was damaged off the Queensland coast. Captain David de Rothschild told the Sunshine Coast Daily: "To date we have made a number of routine and unplanned stops during the voyage and this tow and stop will be no different." For more background, including a video and lots of links, check these earlier Plastic Blog posts that featured the Plastiki: Plastiki plug for Seretex Plastiki almost ready to go Video on how the Plastiki was built Another voyage to the garbage patch Get ready for the Plastiki
Plastiki limps into Sydney
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