Archive | May, 2013

Herreshoff 42 – Francis – May 2013


A local shipwright turned builder had a soft spot for the beautiful Francis as soon as he laid eyes on her. Mark recognised the workmanship and passion that went into creating such a special yacht, not to mention the irreplaceable 30 foot planks of Huon Pine. Future plans for the Herreshoff include a passage north […]

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Northshore 370s – Viva La Vita – May 2013


The purchasers of the Northshore 370s wanted a proven fast racer but did not want to compromise on comfort for entertaining family and friends. Viva la Vita was perfect with her deep keel, excellent sails and great interior. She has returned to her home waters on Sydney Harbour and will be competing out of the […]

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Dubois 36 – Dr Syn – April 2013


As a previous Sydney to Hobart contender Dr Syn formally known as Smuggler attracted a lot of interest. In need of a little work, she and her new owner are looking forward to a slight facelift with short cruising and some Harbour twilight racing on the agenda. We look forward to hearing more from the […]

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