STEWART BUILT HUON PINE 49FT CRAYBOAT/MOTORSAILOR!


Price
AU $149,950 Finance
Currency
Length
49' 1" - 14.95m
Use
Leisure, Cruising, Off-shore Fishing
Vessel Location
Hobart TAS Insurance
Launch Year
1973
Hull Material
Timber Huon Pine (hull and deck), one piece Jarrah keel with steel slipper, Kauri ribs

Exceptionally well built, this stunning Cray boat really is something special! Constructed of thick Huon Pine hull and deck, over a single piece Jarrah keel with steel slipper and Kauri Pine ribs/stringers/deck beams, it presents in excellent condition throughout. This vessel has enjoyed a successful working life as a cray boat and shark fishing vessel off the coasts of Victoria, South Australia, and Tasmania. Very well equipped with a highly regarded 8LXB Gardner diesel engine, and with a full wet well and ice room, it will please even the most discerning fisherman. It also presents an excellent opportunity to be converted to an incredibly seaworthy live aboard, long range cruiser, or even enjoyed as a unique family motor sailor. Freshly painted and antifouled, this vessel is ready to be enjoyed now and is sure to impress on inspection!

Stepping inside the wheelhouse, the vessel is both comfortable and well set up for extended time at sea. The visibility from this area is excellent and it has a charming traditional ambience. With all the electronics and navigation equipment at your finger tips, a comfortable helm seat, and plenty of space to friends and family to relax, the wheelhouse is ideal for Tasmanian conditions. To port is the dinette which doubles as a chart table, and has seating for 4 in comfort. The galley is aft and features a 2 burner gas stove, upright fridge, and stainless steel sink. There is also a skippers single berth in this area. The remaining accommodation is forward in the Foc'sle. This includes 3 bunks (2 x Doubles 1 x Single), and a shower bay.

On deck, the space is truely impressive. This is a great area to pull out a deck chair, relax on a bean bag, and enjoy the sunshine. It is also doubles as an ergonomic work space for the serious fisherman. Midships is a large wet well currently with excellent storage for fenders and lines, forward is a massive ice room complete with brine coils. There is also a hydraulic pot hauler, heavy duty stainless steel davits, extensive deck lights, and enclosed duckboard. This vessel is also equipped with an Oregon mast and boom complete with mainsail and furling headsail, and operations capably as a motor sailor.

This vessel is powered by a well maintained Gardener 8LXB 173HP Diesel Engine. Long regarded as the very best diesel engine available, it provides excellent performance, reliability, and economical running. This provides easy cruising at 7 knots in any conditions.

Having operated commercially in survey until Nov 2020, this vessel could certainly continue its working life with a new owner. Alternatively it would make a stunning live aboard and long range cruiser for anyone looking for an exceptionally well built and capable vessel. With unlimited potential, and its excellent condition, this is a vessel not to miss. For more information please call John Radonic on 0459322862.

Derwent Boat Sales offers the information on this vessel including condition, in good faith as provided by the Owner/Vendor. While confident about the accuracy we cannot Guarantee or Warrant it but will assist any prospective purchaser verify this as part of the purchase process.


Price
AU $149,950    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
Ruby
Boat Reference
Ruby101221
Launch Year
1973
Length
49' 1" - 14.95m
Beam
15ft 3 ins 4.65m
Draft
7ft
Vessel Location
Hobart Tas
Region
Tasmania
Builder
Ron Steward, Port Fairy.
Hull Material
Timber Huon Pine (hull and deck), one piece Jarrah keel with steel slipper, Kauri ribs
Decks Material
1.5" Thick Huon Pine Deck
Engine
Gardner 8LXB 173HP Diesel Engine Heat Exchanger Cooling with dry exhaust Had a full Top end rebuild approximately 8 years ago Twin Disc Gearbox
Engine Make
Gardner
Number Engines
1
Horsepower
173HP
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
10894 hrs
Cruise Speed
8 Knots
Propulsion
3 1/4 Stainless Steel Shaft
Genset
Perkins 4 Cylinder 10Kva Genset
Fuel
2 x 1000L Tanks
Water
300L
Dinghy
Aluminium Dinghy on Heavy Duty Davits
Accommodation
Excellent accommodation in the Foc'sle including a generous double berth above, and honeymoon double below, and single athwart ships berth. There is also a skippers single berth in the wheel house.
Cabins
2
Berths
6
Shower
Yes
Entertainment
TV
Radio
Galley
Well appointed galley in wheelhouse including an upright fridge, 2 burner gas stove, and stainless steel sink.
Refrigeration
Large upright fridge/freezer
Huge central ice room with brine coils
Freshwater ice maker
Stove
2 burner gas stove, microwave
Ground Tackle
Muir Hydraulic Anchor Winch
Bruce and Admiralty Anchors with adequate Chain
Safety Gear
Life Buoys
Epirb
Yes
Fire Protection
Fire Extinguishers and Fire Blanket
Electrics
12V and 240V Systems through out
Engine Start and House Batteries
24V and 240V Deck Lights
Electronics / Navigation
Furuno 24NM Radar
Furuno FCV2929 Sounder
Autopilot
C Map Chart Plotter
Furuno VHF Radio
VMS for Shark Fishing
Clock
Barometer
Sail Inventory
Mainsail and furling Headsail
Mast / Rigging
Oregon Mast and Boom
Stainless Steel Standing Rigging
Deck Gear
Dinghy Davits
Hydraulic Pot Hauler
Enclosed duckboard/swim platform
Deck mats
Stainless Steel hand rails
Power Assisted Hydraulic Steering
Remarks
This vessel has been a well proven Lobster/Shark fishing vessel operating off the coasts of Victoria, South Australia, and Tasmania.
The last AMSA Survey Certificate no. COS-84817-002 was in force until Nov 10th 2020.

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
Derwent Boat Sales
Telephone
Address
Derwent Sailing Squadron Office:
23 Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay
Oyster Cove Office:
Oyster Cove Marina, Kettering
City / Suburb
Hobart
State
TAS
Country
Australia
Website


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