|'Manueva' is is a beautiful long keel traditional ketch. A gentleman's yacht.
With her current owner of ten years, she has cruised Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Coastal Australia and circumnavigated Tasmania in comfort and safety.
Built in Hong Kong in 1970 all from teak-solid teak carvel planked hull and laid teak deck. Fitted out below in varnished timber throughout.
With a long keel draft of 2.2 metres and a displacement of 25 tonnes, she is a safe and steady in any sea conditions. We have sailed her in 60 knots of wind in the Gulf of Carpentaria and in similar conditions in the Tasman Sea south of Tasmania. She has crossed Bass Strait three times.
Accommodation is an owners aft cabin with 'en suite' head (toilet) and separate bathroom (with hipbath), pilothouse seating six for dinner, separate galley with further table and bench seating and the forward double berth cabin adjoining the second head. 6'6" headroom
As new (2013) Yanmar 4JH4-HTE 110 hp turbo diesel (560 hrs) Mase as new (30 hrs)3.5kva 220 volt genset in sound shield.
Diesel:1300 ltres Water: 1300 litres Three burner lpg stove, New 60 litre HWS Chest type frig & seperate freezer
Two electric and one manual bilge pumps Gas detector, Two fire extinguishers
Emergency tiller. 6 man liferaft, in service EPIRB and 6 X PFD Life Jackets Current Flares Medical kit
Flat screen TV
0ne 80W & one 200W solar panels 60 amp shore power charger. 1000W 240V inverter.
Three 200 amp Deep Cycle Sealed AGM Batteries, one starter 12v battery
Raymarine tridata and wind indicator. Raymarine Autopilot 7000T GPS plotter Seiwa Explorer 3. Sailor VHF Icom HF M80
Liferaft (in service)
Manson supreme 60 lb. Anchor with 80m chain. 100m warp. Electric anchor winch. Three Lewmar winches (one electric )
Currently on a swing mooring in Lovett Bay, Pittwater, 'Manureva' is now reluctantly (and urgently) for sale due to reduced circumstances..