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With no food or water Pelsaert decided to gather a group and head for the mainland. After an unsuccessful search for water they headed north to Batavia now known as Jakarta.
The journey is ranked as one of the greatest feats of navigation in open boats, taking 33 days with all on board surviving. Back on the islands, Cornelisz had been left in charge putting all weapons and food supplies under his control.
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He then moved the soldiers to West Wallabi Island under the false pretence of searching for water. This left Cornelisz in complete control and the two month mutiny endured. Of the people who left Texel aboard Batavia, around men, women and children were murdered.
The soldiers, meanwhile, led by Wiebbe Hayes, did in fact find food and water. Learning of the mutiny, the soldiers devised makeshift weapons, set watch and built a small fort out of limestone and coral blocks. Carpets of colour.
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It's part nostalgia, part traditional swing, and all flying high. Feel the exhilaration of a bird in flight as the ride's mighty arms extend outward at a degree angle and the swings reach incredible speeds of 30 miles per hour.
What's more, Windseeker is two rides in one, offering a totally different experience at night! When the sun goes down, the fun lights up with Windseeker's elaborate light show.
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As the swings ascend to the top of the tower, a supernatural light display comes to life with a kaleidoscope of colorful patterns and shapes. Skip to Next Section. WindSeeker Take the high road!
Expand All. Ride Safety Information WindSeeker is a chair swing ride with hanging seats suspended from an elevated and rotating tower. Riders will begin rotating in a circular motion as the swings climb the tower.
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A lap bar with safety belt secures each rider across the thighs and pelvis. This ride may not accommodate guests of a larger size. Weight limit is pounds per car.
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