Whelton Marine
700 Mariner's Plaza Drive, Ste 707
Mandeville, Louisiana, US, 70448

1981 Catalina Cruiser

location icon New Orleans, Louisiana
Year 1981
Length 30 ft
Ideal weekender, club racer, or long distance cruiser in time proven package. The Catalina 30 is one of the most popular sailboats ever manufactured. And this one adds newer central air conditioning, custom teak woodwork to the equation.
Slip transfer in Orleans Marina an optional bonus.


Year Built 1981
Category Sail
Length Overall 30 ft
Beam 10'10 ft
Max Draft 5'3 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Other
Min Draft 5'5 ft
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 18 hp
Cruising Speed 6.5 kn
Maximum Speed 6.8 kn
Range 299.2 mi
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 20 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 50 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 15 gal
Ballast 4,200 lb
Bridge Clearance 45 ft
Tax Status Not Applicable

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Kubota
Model: 2482
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 18hp
Type: Inboard
Edison wheel steering, teak drink holders and cockpit table for entertaining. Single handed sailing convenience for wheel and winches.Spacious seating for six. Bimini for shade. Convenient swim ladder and safety rails. Stowage in 3 large lazarette lockers, with winch handle niches on each side. Two Harken two speed #30 winches, cleats, jam cleats. Midship to stern jib tracks with two adjustable pulleys on each side. Outboard mount, Lifering rescue buoy and mount. Two stern cleats Dual folding custom teak doorway with removable hinges. Large easy access companionway and hatch.
Deck equipment
Main sheet traveler, rooftop winch is Harken #20 two speed, clear. Dual lifelines on five stainless steel stanchions between stern rail and bow pulpit keep passengers securely on deck. Solar vent on midship hatch. Mast has two cleats on either side, and Harken #20 winch to starboard. Partially battened mainsail and sunbrella cover, lazy jacks. Deckprism to light forward cabin. Anchor locker with Danforth anchor, 100 ft 3 strand rode and 10 feet chain. Two anchor chocks, two forward cleats. Stainless steel bow pulpit. Bow light.
Electrical systems
30 amp deck inlet with 50 ft cord. A/C control panel at chart table. Four outlets on each interior side of vessel. Dual battery charger. Hot water heater.
Gourmet Galley
Spacious countertops, dual stainless steel sinks, hot water, large built in ice box, under counter refrigerator allow easy meal preparation. Adequate pantry and drawers for organizing. Area for microwave (not included). Built in plate and mug storage shelf. Tall secure back counter storage areas for spices, utensils. Splash protection shield between sinks and salon dining table.
Room for friends and family
Double bed aft with seating area adjacent to chart table and cabinet. Full length settee forward of chart table on starboard side which has Sony AM/FM/CD player with 4 Sony speakers around cabin. A/C panel, DC panel and VHF on wall behind chart table cabinet.
Kitchen/Galley aft port, separated by steps and companionway doorway. U shaped seating with custom dining table that allows conversion to double bed. Shelving with teak rail behind all seating. Large Teak bulkhead with 24" Insignia color tv.
Private Bathroom
Stainless steel sink, cabinet for towels and personal items. Teak framed mirror, Hot and cold shower with drain. Wilcox Crittenden manual head.  Adequate room for changing clothes.
Reliable Diesel Engine
18 hp Kubota. Alternator for starting and house battery maintenance.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.