“May be good things come to those who wait, but the best things come to those who seize the moment and make it their own”  ( “Der Eine wartet bis die Zeit sich wandelt, der Andere packt sie an und handelt”)  

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Welcome on board
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Dona Catharina is a 60′  steel ketch, built for sailing worldwide in safety and comfort.
If you are planing a scientific  or research expedition, just  seeking  a sailing adventure, explore untouched reefs to dive on,  longing for beaches with no footprints, you may want to document foreign cultures and customs ,  beachcombe  uninhabitated islands, or just experience the solitude of an ocean crossing under sail,  then we invite you to join our us on board the Dona Catharina.

Examples of what we have done in the last years

2018 :

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Dona Catharina was the  support, saftey  and camera vessel for the Vaka Taumako Project

2017 :

Dona Catharina was involved in the Oma Tafua Whale Reseach Programe in Niue

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Little side story https://nypost.com/2017/08/29/sailboat-captain-rescues-shipwrecked-family-from-remote-reef/

2016 :

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Dona Catharina was the support vessel for the  making of documentary about Tikopia

would you like to join us on an exploring adventure? Check out the availability and vacancy page or contact us for more info

Donacatharinaexpeditions@gmail.com

Please don’t hesitate to contact us, if there is a project on your mind and where Dona Catharina could help you to make it a reality.

we are proud to work close together with:

Great Escape Sailing

                

https://www.greatescape.co.nz/

And

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connects you with professionally operated New Zealand workboats

And
Wise Ways for an Ocean Caring Community