Herreshoff H28 Association of Australia Inc



Year Built: 1985


Construction Materials: Hull Material: Round bilge, rolled 4mm Steel, Decks Material: 3mm steel plate deck with anti slip paint, silky oak timber cabin 


Current Location: Manly, Qld

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Engine: Reliable Yanmar 2cyl 2QM15 (uses 1ltr/hour). Impeller, zincs, thermostat replaced in August 2011. Single lever throttle control, PSS dripless shaft gland 3 blade bronze 15 prop

Engine Hours: Only 260hrs

Engine Room: Good access via swing away companionway stairs

Fuel: Diesel - approx 25ltr in header tank. Main tank estimated at 200ltr.

Water: Approx 200 lts each in two new (never filled) stainless water tanks

Covers: New boom, mizzen, furling headsail, bimini, Magma BBQ, tiller, winch covers


Toilet: Portopotti (head is plumbed needs bowl and holding tank)

Accommodation: 4 single berths, single in semi v berth, single to port, single to starboard, single starboard 1/4 berth with swing down chart table.

Radios, fuse block and switch panel to starboard. 

Dining table seats 4 comfortably. 

Galley to port: Portable gas burner with four spare cartridges. New 240v microwave (never used), 240v kettle. Single sink, fresh and salt water taps. Storage for plates, cups, cutlery etc. 

New (used once) Magma BBQ on stern rail with new matching cover.

Refrigeration: 12v / 240v 35ltr Engel fridge, works brilliantly, can freeze food if not careful.

Ground Tackle: Single 27lb plough anchor, 50m chain on manual windlass.  Spare plough anchor and chain.

Safety Gear: Fire extinguisher, fire blanket, night/day flares, mirror, 12v torch, V sheet, VHF radio, 3 new adult life vests, 2 children's vests.

Electrics: 40 watt solar panel feeding HD start battery (new 2010) and house battery (new 2010). 

240volt mains with safety switch feeding microwave, kettle (and Engel fridge at berth). 

5 interior flourescent lights. 1 oscillating fan. 

Auto/manual bilge float switch. 

Battery selector 1/2/both/off

12v power socket

AM/FM radio, graphic equaliser, 2 box speakers.</td>


Navigation: Hummingbird depth sounder. 

Compass (on mizzen mast)

VHF radio (new 2010). 

All navigation lights compliant. 

Mast top wind indicator (new - to be fitted)


Sail Inventory: Furling genoa (with new sacrificial leech), plus hank on jib (new, never used). 

Staysail (new, never used)

Battened mainsail (new boom cover)

Mainsail mast headsail (new, never used) 

Battened mizzen (new mizzen boom cover)</td>

Mast / Rigging: Bermuda cutter ketch rig. Single spreaders. 

Mostly new running rigging.  Bowsprit.

Deck Gear

2 x Barlow 2 speed sheet winches

Main halyard winch on mast

Aluminium and stainless mooring cleats, alum sailing tracks. 40w Solar panel. 

Three storage lazerettes in cockpit.

Remarks: Qld registered until July 2012.  Previous Australian registration (expired).

(C) 2012, 2013 Herreshoff H28 Association of Australia, Inc - Registration Number: A0040053W

Herreshoff H28 Association of Australia Inc

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