Swanson 28. Great example of these legendary yachts


Price
AU $39,500 Finance
Currency
Length
28' - 8.53m
Use
Leisure, Cruising
Vessel Location
Oyster Cove Marina Kettering TAS Insurance
Year
1984
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP

Near new 3 cylinder Yanmar diesel, repainted hull, 2011 rigging and sails and a great cruising pedigree too! "Moondance" is ready to enjoy now with nothing to spend and everything needed to cruise away. Fitted with GPS, autopilot, full safety equipment and 5 berths if required and the reliability of a late model engine and upgraded electrics. A pleasure to sail, good under power too and only for sale as owners are moving up. Please give us a call to arrange an inspection.


Price
AU $39,500    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
Moondance
Boat Reference
Moondance
Year
1984
Length
28' - 8.53m
Beam
10' 6"
Draft
5'
Displacement
5 Tonnes
Keel / Ballast
Long fin keel with integral ballast.
Vessel Location
Oyster Cove Marina Kettering Tas
Region
Tasmania
Designer
Jim Swanson
Builder
Swanson Yachts NSW
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Decks Material
Fibreglass
Engine
3YM30
Engine Make
Yanmar
Horsepower
29HP
Fuel
50 ltrs in stainless tank. 2 x 20ltr jerry cans.
Water
50 ltr stainless tank & 100ltr integral tank.
Dinghy
Silver Marine Nemo 3 inflatable.
Outboard
Yamaha 3hp 2 stroke outboard.
Covers
Boom bag with Lazy Jacks.
Large battened sun cover giving shelter to the cockpit.
Accommodation
Cosy saloon with quality timber fitout and 185cm headroom. Settee convertable to double berth.
Quarter berth to starboard with storage lockers. Small berth or storage to port.
Forward cabin with double V Berth, storage and hanging locker. Deck hatch above giving light and access.
Cabins
2
Berths
Up to 5
Toilet
Enclosed electric marine toilet.
Galley
Stainless steel sink with manual fresh water pump.
2 burner metho stove
Good bench space and storage.
Pantry and pot cupboard.
Refrigeration
Large top opening ice box, with front opening cool box above.
Ground Tackle
Manual anchor winch.
CQR anchor with 32m chain.
Spare Danforth anchor.
Chain snubber.
Safety Gear
5 x PFDs. 12 volt bilge pump with float switch. Manual bilge pump. 406Mhz EPIRB (Aug 2025). Gas Alarm. Bosuns chair. 3 x Fire extinguishers. Fire Blanket. V Sheet. Spotlight. Emergency tiller. Safety harness. Lifebuoy on pushpit.
Electrics
Solar Panels (1 x 20W fixed).
12 Volt system with isolating switches. Switchboard with fuses.
3 x 12 volt batteries. (1 x engine, 2 x house)
Electronics / Navigation
Garmin 172 GPS/Plotter with SE Aust. Charts.
Navman depth sounder. Plastimo compass.
GME VHF Radio.
Axis MA1400BT Weatherproof AM/FM Multimedia Receiver
Raytheon ST4000 tillerpilot.
Sail Inventory
Bainbridge Cruise Dacron mainsail - Fully battened with 2 slab reefing (New 2011).
Spare Dacron mainsail.
Bainbridge No. 1 Genoa Cruise Dacron 130% with UV strip.
Foam luff pad for improved shape when partial furled. (New 2011).
Asymmetrical Spinnaker.
Mast / Rigging
Alloy mast and boom with stainless rigging (Re-rigged 2011).
Spinnaker pole. Hood Seafurl headsail furler.
Deck Gear
Tiller steering. Pushpit mounted rear bench seat. Aux outboard on mounting bracket on pushpit. Stainless steel staunchions and lifelines.
2 x Barlow 24" ST sheet winches.
2 x Barlow 16" ST halyard winches (mast mounted).
1 x Barlow 15" Outhaul/reefing winch.
Remarks
Very complete boat in excellent order.

CONTACT DETAILS
Broker / Dealer
Boat Brokers of Tasmania - TAS Kettering
Telephone
Address
Oyster Cove Marina
City / Suburb
Kettering
State
TAS
Country
Australia
Website


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