This 1987 Cavalier 28 is now for sale.
Well priced to sell, these yachts have been one of the most popular designs for easy cruising with the family or twilight racing.
An excellent compact cruiser racer offering great volume, the roomy interior layout includes an enclosed electric toilet with holding tank, metho stove in the galley, dinette, sleeping space for a crew or family of six.
A huge protected cockpit with tiller steer that folds out of the way at anchor makes room for racing crew to sit around or for family entertaining. There is a brand new bimini frame and canvas along with matching boom bag and lazy jacks.
Designed by NZ Americas Cup designer Laurie Davidson, the Cavalier 28 is a wholesome cruiser, very sweet to sail and has proven club and twilight performance.
With new standing rigging 2013 and antifoul in October 2020, Whisperer is ready now for her next owner.
Country Origin : Australia
Designer : Laurie Davidson
Builder : Cavalier Yachts Sydney
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 65
Hull Construction Material : GRP over timber frames and stringers
Hull Type : mono
Deck Construction Material : GRP
Length (feet) : 28 feet
Length (m) : 8.93 m
Beam/Width (m) : 2.87 m
Draft (m) : 1.82 m
Keel/Ballast : Fin keel - lead. Ballast 1179kg
Number of Helms : 1
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Bukh inboard diesel DV10 saildrive
Stroke : 4
Engine Hours : Unknown
Horse Power (hp) : 10
Drive Type : Saildrive
Engine Room : 1 x 10hp Bukh diesel engine. Cooling - sea water with stainless steel mesh filter, water pump refurb 2007. Sail drive (2000).
Generator : Alternator and fixed solar panel 70w via regulator.
Number of Batteries : 2
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 25
Propeller : 3 blade fixed
Steering System : Tiller
Accommodation Notes : Generous light and spacious accommodation for a 28ft yacht. 6ft 2 inch headroom. Large V berth fwd, drop down double in dinette, saloon single and large quarter berth.
Number of Berths : 6
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : Electric Jabsco with macerator
Holding Tank (L) : Yes
Galley Notes : 1 x stainless steel sink with cold water hand pump. Large ice box.
Stove : 2 burner metho.
Refrigeration : Icebox
Number of Sinks : 1
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : AM/FM radio.
Anchor / Winch : Danforth with 7mm chain and 20mm diameter line.
Bilge Pump : 1 x electric + 1 manual.
Deck Gear : Jammers for running rigging with primary and secondary winches. Bosuns chair. Cockpit storage - 4 mesh bags, 3 winch handle pocket. Teak tiller with extension handle, swim ladder.
Mast/Rigging : Alloy mast and boom. S/steel rigging new (2013), spinnaker pole, Furlex 100S furler. Boom traveller.
Sail Inventory : Mainsail, cruising genoa #2 on furler with new UV strip, cruising jib, # 3, storm jib, Spinnaker - 1.5 oz. Reefing - rear main reefing control installed. Baby stay - double braid. Spinnaker downhall - double braid.
Electrics : 2 gel batteries for crank and house with trickle charge solar panel. Gang Circuit Breakers KAE Systems One switchboard. 12v with dual battery isolation switch.
Electronics Navigation : 2 x Plastimo compasses. Depth sounder.
Safety Gear : V Sheet, torch, lifering, airhorn, lifejackets
Covers : Brand new bimini on stainless foldable frame along with matching boom bag and lazy jacks.
Ground Tackle : CQR gal anchor with 8mm chain and warp
Number of Fish Finders : 1
Number of Life Jackets : 4
Remarks : This yacht presents very well, having been cared for by enthusiastic owners. Additional spare parts.
Anti-foul : October 2020
Vessel Name : WHISPERER
For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater Office in Newport. Please call +61 2 9999 3311 for an inspection. For additional high-resolution photos and detailed inventory, please email sales@dbyboatsales. Com. Au.