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‘Boat of the Year’ to launch at Auckland On-Water Boat Show

Posted: 15 September 2014 Multihull Solutions will stage the exclusive New Zealand launch of an award-winning power catamaran at the 2014 Auckland On-Water Boat Show from 25-28 September. Visitors to the show will be able to inspect the new Summerland 40 Long Range by Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts which won ‘Boat of the Year’ at […]

Fourth Multihull Solutions Whitsunday Rendezvous an outstanding success

Posted: 15 September 2014 The fourth annual Multihull Solutions Whitsunday Rendezvous from 1-7 September was an overwhelming success with an enthusiastic contingent of boats and their crew enjoying a week of unforgettable sailing and social action. Perfect spring weather greeted the participants for each morning of the Rendezvous and the Whitsundays showed off their natural […]

Impressive new catamaran set to power onto world stage

Posted: 15 September 2014. Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts has just announced an exciting new power catamaran, the MY37, will be launched in early 2015. The MY37 replaces the successful Highland 35 and is set to revolutionise the entry-level segment of the world’s power catamaran market with its impressive features, performance and value for money. The […]

Multihull Solutions’ boats nominated for top award

Posted: 1 September 2014. Two more catamarans represented by Multihull Solutions have been acknowledged at top international industry awards. The Catana 59 and Fountaine Pajot’s SABA 50 have both been nominated for the prestigious “Best Boat 2015” in the highly competitive SAIL Magazine awards. These nominations follow the recent success of Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts’ […]

Hunting the big cats. By Jeni Bone for OCEAN LIVE

Posted: 22 August 2014. Text by Jeni Bone for OCEAN LIVE. Off the back of a brilliant Sydney International Boat Show, Mark Elkington at Multihull Solutions reveals what’s driving the trends in multihull sales. At the recent 2014 Sydney International Boat Show, Multihull Solutions recorded four unconditional catamaran sales and three conditional contracts, enjoying consistently […]

Summerland 40 LR named Boat of the Year

Posted: 23 August 2014. Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts’ new Summerland 40 Long Range power catamaran has been declared Boat of the Year at the prestigious 2014 Moteur Boat Awards. The Summerland 40 LR won the title against a strong field of finalists in the ‘Liveable Boats’ category which comprised motor yachts ranging from 29 to […]

Orana 44 “Wave Spirit” brochure now live online

Posted: 15 August 2014.Wave Spirit is a superbly presented Orana 44 by  Fountaine Pajot. A change of owner’s  circumstances means  Wave Spirit is reluctantly  offered for sale, presenting new boat buyers with  an opportunity to secure a blue water cruising  catamaran that is all ready to set sail.The Orana 44 has been a very popular […]

Last chance to join 2014 Multihull Solutions Whitsunday Rendezvous

Posted: 12 August 2014. Time is fast running out to sign up for all the fun and spectacular cruising at the 2014 Whitsunday Multihull Rendezvous. There are now only limited places still available to join the event from 1-7 September, which is now recognised as Australia’s premier power and sail multihull cruising rally. Multihull Solutions […]

Stellar results for Multihull Solutions at Sydney International Boat Show

Posted: 11 August 2014. Multihull Solutions had yet another sensational sales result at the 2014 Sydney International Boat Show recording four unconditional catamaran sales and signing three conditional contracts. At the show, which featured spectacular sunshine and strong crowds, Multihull Solutions sold a TAG 50 catamaran as well as three Fountaine Pajot sailing catamarans including […]

Multihull hub

Posted: 6 August 2014. Article published in Club Marine Magazine. Multihull Solutions Out-of-Water Boat Show and the Boat Works marine facility, in the Gold Coast’s Coomera precinct, would like it known they have joined forces. The businesses say they now deliver an unprecedented level of client service while enabling owners and buyers to browse a […]

Phuket Multihull Regatta Wrap Up

Posted: 6 August 2014. By Bob Mott published in Multihull World Magazine. A strong contingent from Australia as far as crews, charterers, designers and builders made up around 90% of the fleet. Leading the numbers stakes were Mark Pescott designs with six Fireflies competing in their design class and a Summerhaven competing in the Open […]

Big start for Multihull Solutions at Sydney International Boat Show

Posted 2 August 2014. Multihull Solutions has recorded a very strong start to the 2014 Sydney International Boat Show with two catamaran sales on the first day of the event and an additional two over Friday and Saturday. The company sold two Fountaine Pajot sailing catamarans on Thursday 31 July including a Saba 50 and […]

Phuket Multihull Regatta footage

Posted: July 30 2014. Check out this footage from onboard one of the Russian entries in the Multihull Solutions Phuket Regatta 2104 “Galeforce”.

Phuket Multihull Regatta Image Gallery

Posted: 31 July 2014. Click on the images below to enlarge: Quick Link: 2014 Multihull Solutions Phuket Regatta Wrap up

Latest model Hélia 44 to impress at Sydney International Boat Show

Posted: 2 July 2014. The new and improved Fountaine Pajot Hélia 44 is set to turn heads when it is unveiled by Multihull Solutions at the 2014 Sydney International Boat Show. As Fountaine Pajot’s most successful sailing catamaran model in the shipyard’s history, the Hélia 44 has been recently revised to feature a sparkling new […]

Winter e-News

Posted: 30 June 2014. Welcome to our Winter eNews. This edition highlights just how easy it is to pick up your brand new multihull direct from the factory in France, giving you the opportunity to cruise through some of the world’s most incredible waters as well as saving up to 20% without expenses such as […]

Spectacular Privilège 615 to be unveiled at Sydney International Boat Show

Posted: 23 June 2014. Multihull Solutions is bracing itself for strong interest when it launches the remarkable Privilège 615 sailing catamaran at the 2014 Sydney International Boat Show. One of the world’s most prestigious builders of cruising catamarans, Privilège Yachts has recently joined Multihull Solutions’ exclusive stable of represented brands in Australia and New Zealand. […]

Privilège factory tour photo gallery

Posted: 20 June 2014. While touring France, Multihull Solutions managing director, Mark Elkington and Asia general manager, Andrew de Bruin also visited the Privilège Marine boatyard in Les Sables D’Olonne. Click on the images to enlarge. Les Sables D’Olonne: Privilège 615 – Motu:  Serie 5:

NEEL factory tour photo gallery

Posted:  20 June 2014. Multihull Solutions managing director, Mark Elkington and Asia general manager, Andrew de Bruin recently visited the NEEL boat builing yard in France, here are some pics of their visit and the construction of a new NEEL 45. Click on the images to enlarge. Quick Link: NEEL webpage

2014 Fountaine Pajot Dealers Meeting in La Rochelle, France

Posted: 19 June 2014. Multihull Solutions managing director, Mark Elkington and Asia general manager, Andrew de Bruin attended to 2014 Fountaine Pajot dealers meeting in early June. There were 90 attendees representing 32 countries, at the meeting all building their knowledge of the Fountaine Pajot factory and inspecting all of the new models. Here are […]

Prize Bonanza at 2014 Multihull Solutions Whitsunday Rendezvous

Posted: 18 June 2014. An extraordinary itinerary and a new swag of great prizes has made the upcoming 2014 Whitsunday Multihull Rendezvous the most anticipated cruising event of the year. Limited places are still available to join the Whitsunday Rendezvous from 1-7 September, which is now recognised as Australia’s premier power and sail multihull cruising […]

Multihull Solutions blitzes sales records at Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show

Posted: 28 May 2014. Multihull Solutions has smashed its sales records with an outstanding Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, confirming that the popularity of multihulls is stronger than ever. At the close of the show on Sunday, Multihull Solutions had recorded AUD$5.7m in new boat sales, including four Fountaine Pajot Hélia 44 sailing catamarans, a […]

Multihull Solutions establishes new management board as company continues to grow

Posted: Thursday, 22 May, 2014. Multihull Solutions has announced the establishment of a new management board to oversee the company’s continued growth and expansion into Asia Pacific. With Multihull Solutions now operating six sales offices across four countries, managing director Mark Elkington formed the new board to manage the company’s next stage of development. Paul […]

Sunreef Yachts unveils astonishing new Sunreef 92 Double Deck

Posted: 20 May 2014. Sunreef Yachts has again raised the bar in multihull innovation with the unveiling of the remarkable new Sunreef 92 Double Deck. Featuring almost 430 square metres of living space — twice as much as the 2012 model Sunreef 82 Double Deck — the Sunreef 92 Double Deck affords even greater comfort […]

Multihull Solutions expands its 2014 Sanctuary Cove Boat Show display

Posted:  12th May 2014. Multihull Solutions has announced it has expanded its plans for the 2014 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show and will now be showcasing four outstanding multihull models. Visitors to Multihull Solutions stand from 22-25 May will now be able to inspect the popular Mahé 36 Evolution, Hélia 44 and Sanya 57 sailing […]

2014 ex-factory handover image gallery

Posted: 8th May 2014. All is going extremely well with the five new Fountaine Pajot’s being handed over in La Rochelle in France. Albeit rather chilly, our new owners are all extremely pleased with their new boats and are gearing up for their next adventure. Here are some photos we have received: Click on the […]

NEEL Trimarans continues to lead the industry in innovation

Posted: 5th May 2014. NEEL Trimarans continues to consolidate its reputation at the vanguard of marine industry innovation with several recent developments. The French company has successfully launched its Custom-Line service, enabling clients to radically tailor their trimaran’s interior to suit their individual needs. Two fully customised NEEL 45 trimarans have recently been completed under […]

Multihull Solutions plans impressive 2014 Sanctuary Cove Boat Show display

Posted: 27 April 2014. Multihull Solutions is gearing up for another successful display at the 2014 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show showcasing three outstanding multihull models. Visitors to Multihull Solutions stand from 22-25 May will experience the Australian launch of the remarkable Catana 59, and will also be able to inspect the popular Hélia 44 […]

2014 ex-factory handover update 1

Posted: 22nd April 2014. Michael (Nod) Crook and Patrick Gilot from Multihull Solutions have arrived in La Rochelle, France to assist in the handing over of five new Fountaine Pajot’s this month. First of the rank is Jeff and Sandra O’Connor who have sold their house in Torquay, Victoria to complete their retirement dream that […]

Multihull Solutions signs agreement with N&J to expand Asian distribution

Posted: 17 April 2014. Multihull Solutions has further expanded its Asian network of multihull sales with a recent agreement giving Northrop & Johnson the license to represent the company’s stable of brands in Hong Kong, Vietnam and the Philippines. From 1 April 2014, N&J can sell power and sail multihulls represented by Multihull Solutions Asia […]

Entries sailing in for 2014 Multihull Solutions Whitsunday Rendezvous

Posted: 3rd April 2014. If the rate of entries for the 2014 Whitsunday Multihull Rendezvous is any indication, this year’s event will be the most successful yet. Multihull Solutions has had a record response to its announcement of this year’s Whitsunday Rendezvous being staged from 1-7 September, which is now recognised as Australia’s premier power […]

Out of Water Multihull Open Day draws savvy enthusiasts

Posted: 27 March 2014. Nearly 300 multihull enthusiasts satiated their appetite for sails on sale by visiting Multihull Solution’s Open Day in February at The Boat Works in Coomera’s Marine Precinct on the Gold Coast. It’s a rare event to be able to explore and compare the world’s best multihulls both in and out of […]

Multihull Solutions secures major sponsorship of 2014 multihull regatta in Thailand

Posted: 24 March 2014. Having just expanded its operations from Australia and New Zealand into Asia, Multihull Solutions is excited to be affiliated with the Ao Chalong Yacht Club event, which will now be known as the Multihull Solutions Regatta – Phuket 2014. Set to celebrate its seventh year, the Multihull Solutions Regatta – Phuket […]

Multihull Solutions sponsor Phuket Regatta – Phuket Gazette article

Posted: 18 March 2014. New Sponsor of ACYC Regatta by Phuket Gazette, Thailand. Following its recent expansion into the Southeast Asian region with the establishment of a Phuket office based in the Phuket Boat Lagoon, the Australian based yacht broker Multihull Solutions has taken on major sponsorship and naming rights of the annual regatta organized […]

Multihulturism by Alan Lucas

Posted: 17 March 2013. We recently found this fun article written by the talented Alan Lucas (author of many cruising guides) for The Coastal Passage publication and just had to share this tongue-in-cheek description of the rising popularity of multihulls in recent years. We hope you enjoy reading it too! Multihulturism By Alan Lucas, SY […]

Multihull Solutions powers to the 2014 Singapore Yacht Show

Posted: 12 March 2014. Multihull Solutions will mark its inaugural presence at the Singapore Yacht Show with an impressive display of luxury power catamarans. The Singapore Yacht Show is staged from 10-13 April at the award-winning ONE°15 Marina Club in Sentosa Cove, and showcases some of the world’s finest superyacht and international yacht brands in […]

Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts launches new Summerland 40 Long Range power catamaran

Posted: 13 March 2014. Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachts has launched the new Summerland 40 Long Range power catamaran that delivers outstanding offshore performance and exceptional fuel consumption. The new model has a sleek style and an innovative semi-displacement hull design that ensures excellent stability while eliminating dangerous and uncomfortable rolling at sea. The Summerland 40 […]

Multihull Solutions enjoys a strong start to SE Asia operations

Posted: 12 March 2014. After officially expanding our operations to southeast Asia in early 2014, Multihull Solutions has enjoyed a strong start with wonderful support from the region’s marine market. Our office in Phuket’s Boat Lagoon has been extremely busy responding to enquiries for new and pre-owned multihulls, as well as following up on interest […]

Buddhist monks bless Multihull Solutions Thailand office

Posted: 6 March 2014. Buddhist monks have blessed the Multihull Solutions office in Thailand, marking the official opening of the company’s South East Asian operation. In early March, three Buddhist monks from a local monastery visited the Multihull Solutions office in Phuket to conduct a Khun Wan Mai Thai ceremony that is traditionally held to […]

Multihull Solutions to showcase Hélia 44 at Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo

Posted: 7 March 2014. Multihull Solutions will have a strong presence at the upcoming Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo on 22-23 March to cater for both new and pre-owned multihull buyers. Held at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club on Sydney’s northern beaches, the Club Marine Pittwater Sail Expo will display an extensive range of […]

Snappy new Catana 59 video

Posted: 5 March 2013. Check out this snappy new video from Catana showcasing the magnificent new model Catana 59. Brilliant!  

Go Yachting video interview with Multihull Solutions Managing Director, Mark Elkington

Posted: 22 February 2014. Multihull Solutions has already made waves in Asia, garnering strong attention from industry and marine enthusiasts at our regional launch at the PIMEX show in January. Check out this interview by Go Yachting with Multihull Solutions managing director Mark Elkington, where he discusses the current state of the multihull industry, the […]

Multihull Solutions to host Gold Coast Open Day on 1 March

Posted: 20 February 2014. Multihull Solutions invites all multihull enthusiasts to a special Open Day at its Gold Coast Sales Centre in Coomera on Saturday 1 March. The free Open Day will comprise a variety of public information sessions and will also showcase an expansive range of quality new and pre-owned sail and power vessels […]

Multihull Solutions signs up TAG Yachts

Posted: Tuesday, 28 January, 2014. Multihull Solutions has expanded its 2014 stable of prestige brands after being chosen to represent TAG Yachts in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Producing arguably the fastest cruising catamarans on the world market, TAG Yachts complements the Multihull Solutions range of brands, which now caters for the individual budgets and […]

January Multihull Sales update – e-News

Posted: 24th January 2014. Click here to see full e-News. Welcome to the January edition of our Multihull Sales e-Newsletter, and we hope you enjoyed a safe, relaxing and fun festive season! Multihull Solutions has launched straight into 2014 in top gear, having already completed our first boat show of the season. Our participation at […]

Multihull Sold on First Day of PIMEX

Posted: 12th January 2014. Inaugural PIMEX exhibitors Multihull Solutions have had a spectacular start to the show, selling a Fountaine Pajot Summerland 40 LC power catamaran within hours of the show’s opening. The Australian company has just expanded its operations to SE Asia and have been impressed by the quality of the Phuket International Boat […]

Fountaine Pajot unveils new Saba 50 sailing catamaran

Posted: Friday 27 December, 2013. Fountaine Pajot has just launched the new Saba 50, elevating performance cruising to an entirely new level of style and affordability. The Saba 50 replaces the successful Salina 48 and has been designed to optimise living space while delivering outstanding performance at sea. The catamaran shares the elegant lines of […]

Summer e-News – December 2013

Posted: 20 December 2013. Welcome to the summer edition and the final issue of e-News for 2013! What a year it has been for Multihull Solutions. We have opened several new sales centres, welcomed numerous new team members, added two prestigious brands to our portfolio, and hosted some fabulous social multihull events. We’ve been honoured […]

Catana 42 wins Boat of the Year award

Posted: Tuesday, 17 December 2013. The Catana 42 continues to garner international acclaim with the catamaran being recognised in the prestigious US Cruising World Boat of the Year awards. The speedy multihull won the “Best Midsize Multihull Under 50 Feet” category against strong competition. Awards judge Mark Scrader said the Catana 42’s design appealed to […]

Multihull Sales update – e-News December 2013

Posted: 9 December 2013. Welcome to the December Multihull Sales e-Newsletter bringing you all the updates from the Multihull Solutions sales team. Summer has certainly arrived, bringing with it some very exciting news that we’ve been bursting to share with you Firstly, Multihull Solutions has expanded its network and is now operating in Asia, with […]