Welcome aboard Prince of Tides......the new Fortune Family Adventure
  • Living on the water    
    Posted Aug 6, 2017, 12:32 AM by Chris Fortune
  • Hanging out in Nelson There is always something to do   
    Posted Aug 6, 2017, 12:20 AM by Chris Fortune
  • Nothing is the same on the ocean    Hanging out in Nelson with friends and family      
    Posted Aug 5, 2017, 11:58 PM by Chris Fortune
  • Living aboard the Prince of Tides The Fortune family has lived in many places around the world and NZ but his is our first time living aboard a floating yacht...here is a glimpse       
    Posted Aug 5, 2017, 11:52 PM by Chris Fortune
  • Which way do we go as a Family.... Do we stick to the motorways or the waterways....When I was a young boy, I wanted to sail around the worldThat's the life for me, living on ...
    Posted Aug 27, 2015, 9:35 PM by Chris Fortune
  • From 100 Feet to 60 Foot....our very own yacht After over a decade of working on the Pacific Eagle Yacht and enjoying adventures around the Pacific it is time to share these experiences with my own family....here is ...
    Posted Aug 27, 2015, 9:15 PM by Chris Fortune
  • Getting ready to sail away There are so many great places in New Zealand just to sail away ...............
    Posted Aug 14, 2015, 2:06 PM by Chris Fortune
  • The reason all vessels are referred to as "She" Even when named the Prince of Tides we always call her a "she" because...We always call a ship a ‘she’ and not with out a reason, For she displays ...
    Posted Aug 2, 2015, 8:50 PM by Chris Fortune
  • The Fortune Family has a new member Born in 1998 and adopted into the Fortune Family in 2015 the Prince of Tides will be out live aboard vessel for Chris, Tina, Kacey and Holly Fortune.A large ...
    Posted Aug 2, 2015, 8:46 PM by Chris Fortune
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12 months in 12 mins Video of The Fortune Family Campervan Adventure

12 Months in 4 mins Photos of the Fortune Family Campervan Adventure


Dolphins Marlborough Sounds



After travelling around NZ for 18 months in a campervan with our two children, Kacey and Holly we are now about to set sail on our new adventure....a 60 foot Yacht that will be our new home.

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After working on the 100 foot Luxery Pacific Eagle Yacht for the last 12 years as a cook, boat-boy, entertainment officer and windsurfing instructor it is now time to enjoy life experiences with my own family aboard our own 60 foot Ketch the Prince of Tides.