A very rare opportunity to own one of Australia's first Admirals cup yachts. Maintained in "Bristol" condition, regardless of cost.
Camille is on the Register of Australian historic vessels.
Built in 1964, as one of the three boats in the first Australian Admirals cup team of 1965 in Cowes, where she 5th overall!
Full keel construction with rudder on trailing edge of keel.
1994 Sydney Hobart race. 2nd on line honours in the 30 year veterans division.
1997 Sydney to Southport race. 1st in the Veterans division.
Hull splined above the water line and caulked below.
RECENT CAMILLE IMPROVEMENTS
1 Aug-14 McKillop Eng. Modify Muir winches to take modern (lock-in) handles
2 Sep-14 Beashel Stiffen mast, rewire for LED, new chainplate and standing rigging
3 Oct-14 Anderson New Raymarine electronics package complete
4 Oct-14 Beashel New LED Navigation lights
5 Feb-15 RFD Beaufort New 8 man liftraft
6 Mar-15 Jones Rigging All new halyards, main, main topper, kite, headsail etc.
7 Apr-15 GPS Gstone New teak and Qld maple tiller
8 Oct-15 Beashel New teak cockpit seating, sound insulate engine box
9 Jul-16 Whitworths New PFD's with PLB's and EPIRB with GPS
10 Sep-17 Beashel Provide and fit tiller pilot
11 Sep-17 Eastwind Sails New yacht cover, over-deck, boom and foredeck cover
12 Sep-17 Olympic Sails New sails, No 1 headsail, Drifter, 3/4 oz spinnaker
13 Oct-17 Anderson Raymarine AIS and Icom VHF with GPS
Last anti foul August 2020
Last engine service August 2020.
Timber 1 1/8" clear oregon on spotted gum frames at 6" centers.
Coachwood sea ply. Three layes of 3/8"
Fixed two blade
170 in stainless tank
180 litres in two stainless tanks
Two berths and two pipe cots in saloon, large quarter berth starboard aft. V berth forward.
Ample storage for longer trips. Fresh and salt water to stainless sink.
Ice box on starboard side under chart table.
Two burner metho
Manual. No holding tank.
Full boat covers.
Muir windlass, 27lb CQR, 10metres of 3/8 chain plus 60m od 20mm nylon rode.
danforth with 4 metres of chain and 60 metres of nylon rode.
Currently in CAT 4. Was in CAT 2. Liferaft needs service.
Two double acting hand pumps, one below and one in cockpit.
House and start banks with parrallel and VSR relay.
Raymarine tiller pilot, new.
Raymarine wind and navigation instruments.
New ICOM VHF with AIS and GPS.
Raymarine GPS plotter.
Brass clock and barometer.
Hand bearing compass.
1. Mainsail 2014 Doyle
2. Drifter Genoa 2019 Olympic New - never used
3. No. 1 Genoa 2019 Olympic Racing - Used once inshore
4. No. 1 Genoa 2014 Doyle Cruising & racing
5. No. 2 Genoa 2014 Doyle Cruising and racing
6. No. 3 Yankee Cruising
7. No. 3 Yankee Cruising
8. Spinnaker 2014 Doyle 1.5 oz. Racing
9. Spinnaker 2019 Olympic . 75 oz. Racing (bag marked A2) used once
10. Spinnaker 2014 Doyle . 75 oz. (ripped)
11. Storm Trysail
12. Storm jib
13. Staysail Cruising / delivery
Mast / Rigging
Original oregon spars
Two aluminuim spinnaker poles and jockey pole.
bronze Gibb primary winches. Bronze deck cleats, stantion bases and tracks all to original Swanson patterns.
Camille is a timeless, classic racing yacht from yesteryear that continues to turn heads wherever she goes.
A very functional internal layout and broad spacious decks make the vessel a fantastic family cruiser.
A sea kindly blue water vessel that will give you a fabulous sailing experience.