|Catalina 22 (made in Aus under license as a Boomaroo22)
The highest selling yacht of all time. It's no wonder as its a fantastic trailer yacht that ticks so many boxes.
Swing keel - shallow draft - accessibility
Choice of rudder blades
Well behaved easy to sail
Triple stays for safety.
Mast drop single handed
Three head sails, Two mains.
Kite pole and spare boom.
Sail bags and covers
All halyards and lines back to cockpit for safe single handed sailing
Pop top gives excellent headroom
Sleeps 4 ( 5 at a stretch) inside and 2 on cockpits fills with queen bed air mattress under the stars.
( galley table drops to become double bed)
Covers for everything!
Custom Insect screen that fits over poptop. Has heavy duty over cover to keep you snug as well.
Suzuki 4 stroke
100w Solar panel,
Fridge, sink, stove toilet
GME FM/am Radio speakers in cabin and cockpit
All safety gear including epirb
Massive stowage, with a heap of camping and cooking stuff not mentioned here.
Led / fluoro lights
Spares easy to find with lots of Internet resources.
Licensed Jinker with dual axles, and extension arm to allow launching off the shallowest of ramps
Spent $12 k getting her up to scatch.
A Fantastic family camping boat. We have many fond memories but although we will and be very sad to see her go.
||Catalina 22 Boomaroo|
||22' 0" - 6.71m|
||7 foot 8 inches|
||2 foot keel up, 5 ft keel down|
|Keel / Ballast
||1 litre / hour at cruise|
||Drinking water tank in galley|
||4-5 inside, 2 outsifde on cockpit infill|
||New Grundig DVD and GME AM/FM radio|
||Open a hatch|
||Gas and sprit stoves|
|Hot Water System
||Danforth with long length of chain and heaps of rope|
||Lifejackets, Horshoe float, epirb, flares, VHF radio|
||I have redone the wiring for dual battery set up. Converted most lights to fluoro or LED|
|Charts and portable GPS|
||3 headsails, 2 mains.|
|Mast / Rigging
||Triple stayed, with very quick safe and easy mast drop. Trailer to sailing in 10 minutes.|
||Replaced most sheets and blocks.|
||Wikipedia link on Catalina 22 https://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Catalina_22|