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