Boats

The event has been scheduled in response to huge demand and will allow registered visitors to inspect the brand new Fountaine Pajot Elba 45 sailing catamaran.

Speeds over 21 knots can be achieved by powering up SEA EAGLE II’s Rondal rig, which can carry over 3500 square meters of sail area evenly distributed over her carbon Panamax masts.

The biggest thing we were to remove was the rotten core and a seized diesel engine.

The brief was to provide a yacht that gave comfort to explore the world, in an extremely lightweight structure to ensure victories in superyacht regattas.

Dacoma's version is air-filled and computer-controlled, and it swings in a manner tuned to wave action. Its primary target application is for wind farm crew transfer vessels, which need smooth handling for crew comfort.

The vessel, known as the Franklin 29, will feature a strip-planked hull made from Western Red Cedar, laid decks of Celery Top Pine, Huon pine on the transom and fitout with other Tasmanian native timbers.

Despite what Australia and the world has been through over the past three months, festival organisers hope the spectre of Covid-19 will be in the past and that the Festival will be as busy and bustling as it always has been.

The series, accessible free on the Multihull Solutions website, presents weekly and fortnightly information sessions on a vast range of topics to interest buyers and sellers of new and pre-owned power and sail multihulls.

On this dinghy, every plank is individually shaped and tapered, then glued and clamped into position – there's no fastening in the build process.

In Thomson describes how they lifted the 52 footer and its detached keel and mast on to the truck for the trip north.

With the Transat Québec - St Malo race cancelled, Arkema 4 will be all set for the various grand prix races of the Multi50 trimaran circuit in late summer, before no doubt taking part in outings on the Mediterranean in the autumn.

World's biggest boatbuilder reports healthy accounts primed for next season.

The carbon fibre rig and the large sail area provide incredible power that allows the boat to sail 18.5 knots at 18 knots true wind.

The concept was created in response to the restrictions boat buyers have experienced inspecting boats following the postponement or cancellation of major boat shows due to the Covid-19 crisis.

Filling the gap between the shipyard’s acclaimed NEEL 45 and NEEL 51, the new NEEL 47 has optimised ergonomics and a reconceptualised interior layout to enhance onboard liveability and offshore performance.

How do you get a 52ft yacht, which draws 3.2m, out of the water in Sydney and transport it to Brisbane?