Discovery Yachts

1998 - 2022

Founded by John Charnley. The first boat was the Holland designed DISCOVERY 55 which was a huge success with more than 20 sold to date.

Purchased Southerly Yachts in 2017.

Discovery Shipyard was placed in receivership in January 2022.

Later in 2022, a new shipyard called Ocean Shipyard Limited, was formed and took over the Discovery Shipyard production facilities.

See: Builders -> Ocean Shipyard

Sailboats Built By Discovery Yachts

(Dates indicate when boat was first built by any builder)

Model LOA First Built
BLUEWATER 50 MK III CATAMARAN 51.51 ft / 15.70 m 2020
DISCOVERY 42 42.19 ft / 12.86 m 2019
DISCOVERY 48 49.15 ft / 14.98 m 2016
DISCOVERY 50 CATAMARAN 50.52 ft / 15.40 m 2011
DISCOVERY 54 55.84 ft / 17.02 m 2017
DISCOVERY 55 54.79 ft / 16.70 m 2000
DISCOVERY 58 58.73 ft / 17.90 m 2015
SOUTHERLY 42 43.64 ft / 13.30 m 2021
SOUTHERLY 480 49.15 ft / 14.98 m 2018
SOUTHERLY 540 55.84 ft / 17.02 m 2017
SOUTHERLY 57 RS 58.14 ft / 17.72 m 2011

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