Archive for September, 2018

Taronga, the 29.07 meters CIM sailing yacht had a change of central agency and now the yachts are jointly listed for sale by Hugo Van Schaik at Camper & Nicholsons International along with Jim Poulsen at Northrop & Johnson.

The yacht was built by French yard CIM in GRP to a design by Sparkman & Stephens. The yacht was delivered in the year 1991 as the Maxi 88 model and it was refitted extensively in the year 2017. In the refitting the full interior of the yacht was upgraded and repainting of its superstructure and hull was done. The yacht has wonderful accommodation. It accommodation is a well-appointed interior, which was designed by Olivier Flahault. The yacht has accommodation for six guests. The three cabins on the yacht are comprised of the full beam master suite and there is a VIP suite as well. There are entertainment centers present in each room and also have en suite shower facilities. The crew quarters in the yacht has the accommodation for three people.

The features of yacht are, it has a bar, comfortable seating area, a large dining table and it is on the deck that Taronga really comes into her own. It has a 45 square meter extended covered cockpit that provides a great al fresco entertainment area and shelter when it is required. A bank of seating faces forward behind the helm station is also there which is positioned at the central point. There is also a U-shaped set of upholstered sofas. It faces aft towards the stern.

The Under power 300 HP Caterpillar engine ‘diesel’ allows the yacht to take a maximum speed of 11 knots. The yacht is laying in Langkawi, Malaysia, Taronga and the asking price for the same is $1,090,000.