About Kiaora

Boat Reg #: 4583 00393  sail_plan
Name: Kia Ora
Type: Sail
Model: Modified Kelsall 52(modified for day charter operation)
Design: Kelsall
Category: Multihull
Length: 52 ft Beam: 26 ft
Draft: 5 ft Builder: Kia Ora Catamaran Charters
Year: December 2002 Material: GRP & Epoxy
Tonage: 9 tons Engine: Yanmar 70 HP x 2
Max Speed: 12 knots Cruising: 8 knots
Range: 0 miles Cabins: Nil – Day charter vessel
Berth: 0 Additional:
Country: Thailand Place: Koh Samui
More Info: The vessel and business have been operating in Koh Samui waters for over 8 years, we have taken out over 21,000 passengers and have built up an excellent reputation for service and now get a large number of referral and repeat clients. We ar proud of what we have achieved in this difficult market but know we must continue to grow and improve to ensure we are still here in another 5 years or more. If you have been on Kia Ora and want to provide us some feedback, please feel free to email me on info@kiaorathailand.com
Spec: Engines 2 x Yanmar  4JH3-TESail Drive 2 x SD40-4TPropellers x 2 Bri-Ski  18 x 16Sails – Roly Tasker, Phuket Thailand

Mainsail: Luff 17.70m, Leech 17.98m, Foot 6.15m, area 65.31 Sqm, weight 10oz

Mast – Matrix Masts, Auckland New Zealand

Engine hours 2822 each

Instruments Furuno VHF, GPS Navman 950

Depthsounder JRC Fishfinder FF30

Batteries 2x12v starting batteries,Main power 4x12v BK T105 deep cycle batteries. 220v. inverter

Anchor windlass Maxwell 2200 12v.

Anchors 1 x 40K Bruce with 50m 1/2 in. chain

1 x 30K Danforth with 2m 1/2 in. chain & 50m 1in.


Bilge pumps. 6 x 12v bilge pumps. 2 x 1.5 in. Whale

manual pumps (1 in each hull)

Headsail furler Facnor SD290

Spars Harken with in boom reefing (3 x clutches)

Winches Antal Mast 1xW48,1xW40

Headsail 2xW48

Mainsail 2xW52

Deck hatches Weaver NZ