Catalina 36 Mk II - Shoal draft only 1.3M


Price
AU $165,000 Finance
Currency
Length
36' 4" - 11.07m
Use
Family, Cruising, Live Aboard
Vessel Location
Fremantle WA Insurance
Launch Year
2005
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP

The original Catalina 36 was one of the most successful and highly produced 36 foot yachts of all time. Catalina took onboard the feedback from thousands of happy owners and designed the 36mkII. The mkII is the collaborative evolution of that successful design, with a multitude of new design features and refinements.

When you take a look at 36mkII it's easy to see why the design was so successful for Catalina. Simply put, it is a very comfortable, practical and liveable design that can easily be handled by a couple. And with a seakindly moderate displacement hull, the 36mkII tracks surely, performs well in a variety of conditions, and has a very nice motion while underway.

The cockpit is huge for a yacht of this size. The bench seats are long enough to stretch out and lie down comfortably and the pushpit seats provide a fantastic vantage point while underway or at anchor. The large double leaf cockpit table will easily accommodate half a dozen sailors and also provides good bracing while underway. Naturally all lines run aft to the cockpit making sailing a breeze. And with in-mast furling and a furling headsail, it really doesn't get any easier. The walkthrough transom has an extra wide and deep fold down ladder, so climbing aboard after a swim couldn't be easier.

'Texas' (yes this yacht came from Texas) has the highly desirable shoal draft. And at only 1.3m it opens up a whole new world of possibilities. She is perfect for shallow locations like Parker Point, the canals at Mandurah or simple anchoring in close to shore. Texas is a 35th Anniversary Edition of the 36mkII and features a number of special additions to the standard model.

Step down the companionway and this is where the 36mkII really shines. The U-shaped galley is huge and very well designed. The twin stainless sinks have been positioned near centreline for proper drainage while underway. The top loading fridge is very large and features extra thick insulation to ensure energy efficient running. Storage is excellent with numerous cabinets, draws and a very large top loading pantry under the bench. There is a gimballed two burner stove with oven and a gas detector to ensure safe operation. The Corian style composite benchtops are durable and add a touch of class.

The saloon has a number of very clever design features. The layout can be mixed and matched to suit your desired use. On the starboard side is a small table with a seat forward and aft. The table can be lowered, and an infill cushion converts it into a long settee. On the port side is the main dinning table surrounded by a spacious L-shaped settee. The dining table can be stowed on the bulkhead to open up the saloon, providing additional space to move around. It can also be lowered, and another infill cushion converts it to a day bed or double birth for additional guests. This is very practical design by Catalina and one of the reasons this design is so practical and liveable. Moving forward on the starboard side there is a very handy tallboy with a built in TV cabinet and a good size set of draws. The nav table features a swing out seat and all of the circuit breakers are well laid out and in easy reach.

Accommodation is well catered for with two private cabins. The owners cabin features a plush inner sprung mattress and at the widest point is the equivalent width of a king size bed. There are plenty of storage options with a hanging robe, cabinet with mirrors, and draws at the foot of the bed. The large overhead hatch provides plenty of natural light and excellent ventilation. The guest cabin aft features a massive inner sprung mattress. For ventilation there is a large hatch that opens into the cockpit and a port hole provides extra light and ocean glimpses. A hanging robe and set of draws offer good storage options.

The bathroom is also very spacious for a yacht of this size. There are shower curtains to keep the head dry and a seat for when things are a little rocky. Hot water is both engine driven or on shore power. And with a multitude of cabinets, there is more storage that you will know what to do with.

Engine access is another strong feature of this design. With the companionway stairs and front engine cover removed, you gain easy access to the entire front end of the engine. And the aft cabin has removable panels that provide clear access to the back end, gearbox and diesel filters.

For a production boat, the build quality of Catalina's is very good. The hulls are rugged hand-laminated solid fibreglass, and the keels are antimonious lead with integrally cast stainless steel bolts. With stainless steel handrails and the absence of exterior timber, maintenance has been kept to minimum.

Good quality modern productions yachts like this have become extremely hard to find in the current market and she will not last long. So don't delay, pick up the phone and book an inspection now, before someone else sails her off into the sunset.

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Details of this vessel are offered in good faith, but West Coast Boat Brokers cannot guarantee, or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


Price
AU $165,000    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
Texas
Launch Year
2005
Length
36' 4" - 11.07m
Beam
3.63m
Draft
1.35m
Displacement
6387kg
Keel / Ballast
Lead
Vessel Location
Fremantle Wa
Region
Western Australia
Designer
Frank Butler and Gerry Douglas
Builder
Catalina Yachts
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Decks Material
GRP
Engine
4 cylinder
Engine Make
Universal
Horsepower
35hp
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
650
Max Speed
7kn
Cruise Speed
6kn
Propulsion
Shaft drive with three blade fixed prop.
Fuel
95lt
Water
300lt in three plastic tanks
Dinghy
Inflatable
Outboard
Mercury 3.3hp
Covers
Dodger New 2020
Bimini New 2020
Helm cover
Cocpit table cover
Winch covers
Accommodation
Two private double cabins. Saloon table drops and converts to a double berth. Single berth starboard side saloon.
Cabins
Owners cabin forward
Guest cabin aft
Berths
7x
Shower
One in bathroom and one on the transon
Toilet
Manual Jabsco
Entertainment
Flatscreen TV
Stereo with speakers in saloon, forward cabin and cockpit.
Galley
Large U-shaped galley.
Corian style benchtops.
Refrigeration
Adler Barber 12v refrigeration with icebox. Top loading.
Freezer
Small icebox in main fridge
Stove
2 burner with oven
Hot Water
Yes - electric and engine driven
Ground Tackle
Delta anchor
40m Chain
Electric windlass
Safety Gear
Sentinel Gas detector
Bilge Pumps
1x electric and 1x manual
Epirb
406 EPIRB with GPS
Life Jackets
2x
Flares
Yes - Offshore flare kit
Fire Protection
2x fire extinguishers
Electrics
3x House batteries 300 Amp/h
1x Cranking battery
CTEK 15Amp battery charger
2x Solar panels with a Morningstar regulator
300W Inverter 240v
Electronics / Navigation
Raymarine Hybrid Touch Chartplotter
Raymarine ST60 Wind
Raymarine ST60 Depth
Raymarine ST60 Log
Autopilot Raymarine wheel pilot
Raymarine ST60 Autopilot controller
VHF Radio Lawrance Link 5
Sail Inventory
In mast furling mainsail. Excellent condition.
Furling headsail. Very good condition.
Mast / Rigging
Aluminium keel stepped mast
Deck Gear
4x Self tailing Lewmar winches.

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
West Coast Boat Brokers
Telephone
Address
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City / Suburb
Spearwood
State
WA
Country
Australia
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