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Old 12-20-2009
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Hi,

I'm planning a liveaboard lifestyle. I am researching sailing catamarans that would suit my needs. I will be sailing Single Handed and look forward to all the challenges that lay ahead.

Im looking to learn from others more experienced.

I plan to sail coastal Australia until my experience grows then will venture further out.

I look forward to the information gained from SailNet...a fantastic resource.

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Welcome. I hope you enjoy hanging about the place. Not hat I know much about cats but any questions you have someone is sure to be able to help you out.

Always good to have another Australian onboard.

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I second TD, the more Aussie's here the better!
Welcome aboard Ozidude.
So your Sydney based and looking for a cat??
Are you familiar with the Wharram designs??
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I second TD, the more Aussie's here the better!
Welcome aboard Ozidude.
So your Sydney based and looking for a cat??
Are you familiar with the Wharram designs??
Thanks for the Welcome guys. Im Sydney based but plan to relocate to Far North Queensland when I return from working in the Solomon Islands. This will probably be in mid 2011 or 2012.

I have been researching catamarans and its still a work in progress. I have heard of the Wharram designs but cant say that I am familiar with them. I will make it a point to check them out.

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