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New Options from 2019

As new technologies develop, our customers are constantly coming across new and innovative products they would like to have installed on their new-build Seawinds. Where we can, Seawind assists its owners in the discovery, research and installation of these items, as we too like to future-proof our boats and the options we make available to Read more about New Options from 2019[…]

Seawind 1600 wins inaugural review series by Sailing Yacht Ruby Rose

“Such a Worthy Winner” Nick and Terysa said it all!  The Seawind 1600 is “such a worthy winner” – beating a large and diverse field of catamarans, some of which are far more expensive.  And this award is particularly remarkable due to the voting system used – it was the public vote that placed the Read more about Seawind 1600 wins inaugural review series by Sailing Yacht Ruby Rose[…]

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Review Seawind 1600 from Sailing Yacht Ruby Rose

 Seawind 1600 is definitely your choice, if you want the performance of a monohull, the pointing ability of a monohull, but the living space of a catamaran. Sailing Yacht Ruby Rose reviewed About the channel Nick and Terysa share a huge passion for travelling and adventure. Terysa first started the blog simply as a journal Read more about Review Seawind 1600 from Sailing Yacht Ruby Rose[…]

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Top 3 Restaurants in SANCTUARY COVE

When you come to see the Seawind 1600 Australian premier & the Seawind 1260 at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, you should not miss the chance to discover the delicious flavors of Sanctuary Cove and the nearby area. Sanctuary Cove is known for its stunning location with water views and numerous restaurants for visitors Read more about Top 3 Restaurants in SANCTUARY COVE[…]

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Cruising France to Greece on the Seawind 1600 catamaran

Cruising on the Seawind 1600 offshore cruising catamaran NORTHSTAR… Andrew and Nhi were kind enough to display their Seawind 1600 Northstar at the International Multihull Show at La Grande Motte earlier this year.  Then, starting from the show location in the South of France, they began a Summer-long cruise to Cyprus via Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily, Read more about Cruising France to Greece on the Seawind 1600 catamaran[…]

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The next Seawind 1600 catamaran will be ready in August, 2019

The next Seawind 1600 catamaran will be ready in August, 2019! Seawind 1600: With hull No. 1 (“Northstar”) happily sailing in the Mediterranean, in May we launched “Double J” for the Australian owners of Elite Sailing. This boat has been built to meet full international class society standards (DNV) as it will be operating in Read more about The next Seawind 1600 catamaran will be ready in August, 2019[…]

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Multihull Mythologies (Part 3)

#3: It has to be 40ft to do blue water One of the greatest furphies (for our international readers a Furphy is a unsubstantiated comment) I have heard over the years is “If you are going blue water you need 40ft”. I am at a loss to know where this idea originated. I have heard it Read more about Multihull Mythologies (Part 3)[…]

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Multihull Mythologies (Part 2)

For many years in general sailing, racing, cruising my own boats and working in the industry I never heard any discussion about the placement of the galley in a multihull, particularly in cats. Recently however the comment of ‘galley up is better because the cook is part of the conversation’ has been used with increasing Read more about Multihull Mythologies (Part 2)[…]

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Multihull Mythologies (Part 1)

Over the years in general sailing, racing, cruising my own boats and working in the industry one of the most frequent comments I hear relates to performance, particularly sailing performance. Often you will hear people indicate that as a cruiser sailing performance is not relevant to them, they are cruisers after all and not racing Read more about Multihull Mythologies (Part 1)[…]

Seawind 1600 Nominated for Multihull of the Year 2018

Following the excitement of the Barcelona Boat Show, where the new Seawind 1600 made her worldwide premier, another announcement has been made:  The Seawind 1600 is nominated for Multihull of the Year 2018, in the ‘Over 50’ category. Winners will be announced at the International Multihull Show at La Grande Motte next year. While we Read more about Seawind 1600 Nominated for Multihull of the Year 2018[…]

Seawind 1600 #1 Delivery Report

When a slot opened up on the delivery trip of the new Seawind 1600 Northstar, I leapt at the opportunity.    The journey would take the 1600 south from Vietnam, across the South China Sea to Singapore, a good 600 nautical mile journey.  This would be a fantastic chance to give this impressive new design a Read more about Seawind 1600 #1 Delivery Report[…]

Seawind 1600 – Development update on our new flagship from Reichel-Pugh

Seawind Catamarans new flagship 1600 is nearing the half way mark in its build process and here is an update on the project.  The boat in the pictures below will launch in the Spring of 2017, and then make her way to Europe in time for the Autumn shows.  Opportunities to see her in person Read more about Seawind 1600 – Development update on our new flagship from Reichel-Pugh[…]