The Boat –  “Encore”

Encore is a “Jeanneau 49′ , designed and built in France. She Was bought by Michael & Tomoko in 2018 and immediately put to work with Champagne Sailing Cruises.


They also took time out to race her south in the 2019 Sydney to Hobart yacht race.

This was Michael’s 5th Race, having already done 4 in previous boat ‘Epsilon’.

Encore also gets a break once a year and sails north to Lady Musgrave island, Keppel Island and places in-between on the annual family holiday.

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