Wilson Bros Topsail Schooner 90ft


Price
Expressions of interest
Currency
Length
90' 0" - 27.44m
Use
Charter, Commercial
Vessel Location
AIRLIE BEACH Insurance
Year
1946
Hull Material
Timber BLUE GUM, CELERY TOP PINE, HUON PINE.

THE DERWENT HUNTER WAS DESIGNED AND BUILT IN TASMANIA BY WILSON BROTHERS IN 1946, SHE WAS THE LAST AUSTRALIAN DESIGNED VESSEL BUILT TO WORK UNDER SAIL. HER DESIGN BRIEF WAS FOR A FAST SAILING VESSEL RESEMBLING A GRAND BANKS BLUE WATER SCHOONER. THE OUTCOME WAS A FAST AND SEAWORTHY VESSEL WITH CLASSIC LINES THAT IS STILL TURNING HEADS TODAY.
FOR THE PAST 25 YEARS THE DERWENT HUNTER HAS SPENT HER LIFE WORKING IN AND AROUND THE WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS AS A CHARTER YACHT WITH THE SAME CURRENT OWNERS. THE BOAT AND BUSINESS ARE SHOWING FANTASTIC RETURNS AND HAS NOW BEEN PLACED ON THE MARKET. ALONG WITH THE YACHT COME A MARINE PERMIT, MOORING AT LANGFORD REEF (ATOLL AND SAND CAY) WHICH IS THE CURRENT DESTINATION FOR THE VESSELS DAY CHARTERS, ALSO TWO TENDERS WITH OUTBOARDS, WEBSITE WITH ALL FORWARD BOOKING WHICH INCLUDE MANY CRUISE SHIP VISITS TO THE WHITSUNDAYS FOR 2017. PRICE FOR THE ENTIRE OPERATION IS BY NEGOTIATION.
THE VESSEL HAS JUST BEEN SLIPPED, PAINTED AND ANTIFOULED AND HAS A CURRENT VALUATION OF WELL OVER $900,000.00 FOR THE BOAT ALONE. THE VENDORS WILL NEGOTIATE A FIGURE WAY BELOW THAT VALUATION FOR THE RIGHT BUYERS.


Vessel Name
DERWENT HUNTER
Year
1946
Length
90' 0" - 27.44m
Beam
19FT
Draft
9FT
Displacement
54 TON
Vessel Location
Airlie Beach
Region
Queensland
Designer
WALTER WILSON TASMANIA
Builder
WALTER WILSON
Hull Material
Timber BLUE GUM, CELERY TOP PINE, HUON PINE.
Decks Material
CELERY TOP PINE
Engine
6BT 6.5L
Engine Make
Cummins
Number Engines
1
Horsepower
210
Fuel Type
DIESEL
Genset
KUBOTA 18KVA
Fuel
1600 L
Dinghy
TWO VESSELS WITH OUTBOARDS
Shower
4
Toilet
4
Safety Gear
AS PER SURVEY
Epirb
YES
Life Jackets
YES
Flares
YES
Electronics / Navigation
GPS / PLOTTER
Remarks
ICONIC WHITSUNDAY CHARTER VESSEL AND BUSINESS FOR SALE SHOWING 25 YEARS OF GOOD RETURNS.

CONTACT DETAILS
Broker / Dealer
Scotts Marine Brokerage Whitsundays
Telephone
Address
Front Street
City / Suburb
Hamilton Island
State
QLD
Country
Australia
Website


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