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Greenhorn

$195,000

Greenhorn

13.4m 43ft Boat  - Built 2007
 
Fast, beautiful and strong monohull. West sytem construction-triple diagonal ply with epoxy dynel sheath. A complete one off that has surpassed all expectations.

FULL LISTING

Impeccable Too

$70,000

Impeccable Too

10.60 Boat  - Built 1974
 
Whittley timber 36 foot flybridge
She is a brilliant coastal cruiser or live aboard. Powered by 2 x 120hp H6354 Perkin Diesels. Currently moored at Laguna Quays, in the Whitsundays. We are sorry to sell her but our plans have changed.

FULL LISTING

Oldshoe

$2700

Oldshoe

11' 7" Boat  - Built 1991
 
Bolger designed Oldshoe catboat.

FULL LISTING

"Heroine"

$7,800

12 ft Boat  - Built 1930's
 
12 ft motor dinghy by Bill Fisher

FULL LISTING

Josie

20000 ono

Josie

24ft Boat  - Built 1955
 
1955 FISHER 24FT TIMBER DAY BOAT

FULL LISTING

OYSTER

$29,000

OYSTER

7m Boat  - Built 2002
 
The original Clean Up Australia flagship,built by Ian Kiernan and Bob Tearne,Careening Bay,Sydney.
A Pretty Marsh design by Doug Hylan,she draws attention wherever she goes.
Cruises comfortably from 5-40knts,generous cabin space.

FULL LISTING

BOLERO

$429,000

BOLERO

55 ft Boat  - Built 1985
 
John Alden 55 centre board huon yawl.
beam 13"6",draft 6'/11',disp 22ton,
hull huon,deck teak
engine Perkins 120hp,Onan6.5Kva
Fuel 900lts,water 600lts

FULL LISTING

Jinjamay

$60,000

Jinjamay

32ft Boat  - Built 1940
 
Traditional Wooden Boat with all mod cons.Economical 3 cyl Yanmar diesel.Blackwater tank, EPA Compliant. Easy handling.

FULL LISTING

Gosling

$31,500

Gosling

26 feet Boat  - Built 1959
 
Gosling has a couta boat hull - half decked fishing boat with half cabin two bunks,head,tons of storage and map table - open cockpit.Near new Muirs electric windlass and sounder.New dodger/tonneau covers on stainless frames last year.

FULL LISTING

Te Rapunga

$175,000 non-negotiable

Te Rapunga

45 feet Boat  - Built 1972
 
Large volume motor sailer built and designed by master shipwright Ray Kemp in Woodridge, Tasmania

FULL LISTING

Redgum

$55,000

Redgum

24 foot Boat  - Built 1960's
 
24 foot Couta Boat with cabin. Fitted with an excellent Yanmar 3GM engine (2005), fish finder, bimini, solar battery charger. Includes prime mooring opposite 'The Baths' jetty in Sorrento. The perfect family/fishing boat. Reliable, safe and friendly.

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Christela

$58,000

Christela

34 feet Boat  - Built 1961
 
CHRISTELA is a 34ft English built masthead sloop, ideally suited for safe passage making, comfortable cruising and turning heads at classic yacht regattas. She presents in splendid condition with extensive equipment and inventory. Inspection will delight, revealing pride of ownership and immense value in what is being offered.

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Argos of Sydney

Aus $550,000.00

Argos of Sydney

50 foot Boat  - Built 2003
 
Timber long range cruiser. Just returned from a circumnavigation and ready to go again.

FULL LISTING

Pueta

$60,000

Pueta

35' Boat  - Built 1938
 
Fully restored 1938 Huon Pine Tamar Sloop, Build by A E Jack & Son Tasmania. Traditional long keel, Huon Pine on Huon Pine frames, 6 Sails, Bukh 20 Hp Diesel motor, Raymarine Auto Pilot, Raymarine chart plotter, tender & Mooring

FULL LISTING

Kamala

$29,000.00

Kamala

22' Boat  - Built 2003
 
22' traditional yawl. A dream to sail and is beautifully balanced. Dry bilge. Amazingly dry and buoyant at sea. Sails easily in winds over 40 knots.

FULL LISTING

Mistress

$15,800.00

Mistress

18' Boat 18' Timber Clinker Half Cabin Launch. Recent restoration completed.
10 H.P. Yanmar Diesel.
1 yr old Galvanised Trailer.
Safety Equipment included.
All equipment & accessories mostly new.
Used mainly at classic boat regattas over the last 12 months.

FULL LISTING

Pinta

$70000

Pinta

9.14 meters Boat  - Built 1977
 
Pinta is a beautiful, fast and well balanced Tasmanian sloop- crafted of King Billy Pine and other lovely Tasmanian timbers. Fully refurbished and fastidiously looked after (fully covered on our mooring) she is lovely to sail and stay on (see full listing) owner can answer any additional questions.

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Winsome

$55,000

Winsome

11.6m Boat  - Built 1948
 
"Winsome” – Historic jarrah hulled river launch (built in 1948, new super structure 1995). Located at Murray Bridge, South Australia.

FULL LISTING

Selah

$60,000

Selah

42 feet Boat  - Built 1971
 
Selah is a 42 foot ketch of 17 tons, built on the Tamar River by Peter Burling of King William Pine on Tas. Oak. An excellent dry sea boat with long keel and good accomodation.

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Joie de Vie

$48,500

Joie de Vie

32' Boat  - Built 1977
 
Built by the Swanson brothers, "Joie de Vie" is a truly unique example of this famous seaworthy design with its larger Arends-style cabin top featuring two large and three smaller windows. The current owner has known this yacht for thirty-one years and has owned it for eighteen. She has lovingly cared for, improved and maintained the yacht throughout this time, re-designing the interior, designing and adding a dodger, bimini and flexible solar panels, as well as changing the deck layout to bring everything back to the cockpit for ease of short-handed sailing. Throughout this process she has placed a strong emphasis on her passion for quality timber finishes.

If you are looking for a yacht of this style, in this price range, you will simply not find a better one anywhere.

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CONDOR

OFFER BY TENDER

CONDOR

34' Boat  - Built HULL 1965
 
THE VESSEL WILL BE SOLD BY TENDER.
TENDER CLOSES 12 NOON FEBRUARY 14, 2013.

The vessel was built in Portland around 1965. She was designed by Jack Pompei from Mordialloc in Melbourne and built as a fishing boat to work the Bass Strait area out of Robe in South Australia. She was decommissioned from fishing in the early 1990's and remained moored in Robe harbour until purchased in 1999 and transported overland to Pompei's in Mordialloc.

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Heather Mary

Offers around $38,000.

Heather Mary

6m Boat  - Built 2006
 
Winner of Best Boat, Narooma Wooden Boat Festival 2011, no expense spared in this the last construction of an experienced craftsman boat builder for his own use. She is a clinker planked double -ender and is yawl rigged. Constructed of light weight Okume plywood and sheathed in tri-axle fibreglass cloth. solid timbers are Redgum and Jarrah.

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Ischia

$180,000.00

Ischia

14.63 Metres Boat  - Built 1978
 
48' Timber Flybridge Cruiser was built in 1978 and powered by twin 3208 Caterpillar diesel engines. This classic timber cruiser has teak laid decks forward, in the cockpit and flybridge. With large saloon, cockpit and flybridge areas this is an ideal boat for entertaining.

FULL LISTING

Third Call

$85,000

Third Call

30' Boat  - Built 1956
 
Caporn Cruiser. Built by the iconic Clive Caporn for a past Commodore of the RVMYC, this Kauri Pine carvel hulled beauty was fully restored in 2009.

FULL LISTING

Francis

$149,000

Francis

41'8: Boat  - Built 1989
 
Herreshoff 42 “Francis”
OUR CLASSIC HERRESHOFF COMES HOME.
Francis is a beautiful hand built Herreshoff Leeboard Ketch. The original owner was an engineer who produced all the bronze fittings himself to Herreshoff designs. She was built (though not completely fitted out) in Sydney over a 7 years period before being launched in 1989 and taken to Bellingen where she was stored in a purpose built shed for 6 years. According to the timber yard Strahan Tasmania most of the planks are 30’ feet long and some are 2000 years old.

FULL LISTING

Gumnut

Negotiable

Gumnut

Length 25' 11 Boat  - Built 1900
 
Gumnut formerly known as Nancy until the 70's Approx age of Gumnut is early 1900's Two major refits, 1st on March 2004 $30000 2nd on Oct 2005 $30000 New Yanmar engine fitted 2007 Total spent on restoration $80000. Gumnut carvings on the front of vessel are carved by woodcutter Roy Davies a famous wood carver.

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OKAY

$4,000 full package

OKAY

 - Built 1960s.
 
Dingy fully restored to new condition. Has original Mast;Boom and Sail.

FULL LISTING

CORSAIR

$28,000

CORSAIR

 - Built 1951
 
After 6 years I have decided to sell "Corsar". A great Division 2 handipcap couta, Corsair has been improved each year with annual service details available from the Wooden Boat Shop. Complete with 2 sets of sails and offer of a short term mooring, interested parties will be able to sail "Corsair" over the remainder of this season.

FULL LISTING

Zircon

$10,000

Zircon

27'6 Boat  - Built 1950's
 
Tumlaren "Zircon" just antifouled. Previous slipping she was fully wooded and then had 4 coats of primer. About 11 years ago Zircon was completely refastened, with a new deck and mostly new deck beams.

FULL LISTING

Atarangi

$38,000.00 ONO

Atarangi

34 ft on deck Boat  - Built 1950
 
Atarangi was designed by Bert Woollacott, many of whose designs have gone into New Zealand yachting history, and built in 1960 by the well-respected Auckland boat builder, John Gladden.

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Gwyneth May

10,500.00

Gwyneth May

5.2m Boat  - Built 1994/5
 

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Blythe Spirit

$135,000

Blythe Spirit

39ft Boat  - Built 1952
 
Classic motor cruiser built to Bold Venture design. Jarrah carvel plank hull with Jarrah framing system and brackets.

Full-thickness Teak decks. Karri superstructure including recently added flybridge.

110hp Perkins diesel motor. Twin helms.

BOAT PROFILE   FULL LISTING

ADELANTE

$15,000.00

ADELANTE

8.0 M Boat  - Built 1939
 
Points up high. A Laurent Giles design built of Huon Pine. 23'6" LOD, 8'Beam 4'3" draft.
'New' (50 Hours) BMW 10 horse Diesel.

'New' reframed deck and newly laid ply. Oregon mast with preserved rigging and original brass and bronze fittings supplied. Fitted ext lead with many lead ingots internally.

FULL LISTING

Estella Grace

130000

Estella Grace

30ft Boat  - Built 1964
 
Rebuilt to survey (not in survey,Estella Grace started life as a Victorian Cray boat in 1964. She has had a full refit and was relaunched in Oct 2009 with new wheelhouse and cabin, new Yanmar 110HP Intercooled Turbo, full electrics by marine electrician, hydraulics by Pirtek and fitted with Raymarine electronics including radar.

FULL LISTING

Peachy

185000.00

Peachy

36 Feet Boat  - Built 1961
 
Fully restored 1961 Cris Craft Constellation is a little bit of Hollywood here in Australia, cruise in style just like the movie stars of yesteryear. (it is rumoured that this was the actual boat that Marilyn Munroe met JFK on but we are unable to confirm this)

FULL LISTING

April

$79,000

April

26'6 Boat  - Built 1992
 
April is an absolutely beautiful Ken Lacco designed, 26’6” Couta boat built by Brett Almond in 1992.

She has been totally re-furbished, lovingly cared for and enthusiastically raced, winning the Portsea Cup in 2009

FULL LISTING

Nancy

$12,000.00

Nancy

19'17 Boat  - Built Pre 1914
 
Nancy was built pre 1914 in Balmain NSW. Planking in New Zealand Kauri. Ribs are sound with not too many fractures.

FULL LISTING

Cygnet

$29 000

Cygnet

9.44 metres Boat  - Built 1925
 
Classic raised deck gaff rigged sloop, originally built as a racer in Tasmania in 1925 of Huon Pine, then re-built in the 40’s to provide some accommodation.

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Paula E

$39000 (boat only)

Paula E

22' Boat  - Built 1955
 
Having bought a larger boat and a wish to save a relationship, I reluctantly offer "Paula E " for sale.

As a young boy, I saw her being built by Alec Lacco at Rosebud in 1955, never thinking that over 30 years later she would be mine.

Extensively re built and re engined with a Yanmar QM15 at the Wooden Boat Shop in 1990, she is in great condition having just been re painted and ready for the season.

FULL LISTING

Topsy

$25000

Topsy

26' Boat  - Built 1925 approx
 
Topsy is a classic 26 foot wooden Couta fishing boat designed and built about 1925 by Lacco. In about 1965 Pompeii removed the mast and built the present cabin structure which we have found to be enormously comfortable in all bay conditions. Her beam is the envy of many being about 11 feet.

FULL LISTING

Beth/Sundowner

$80,000 Negotiable

Beth/Sundowner

40ft Boat  - Built 1929
 
1929 Searles Built 40ft Double ended Ketch.

FULL LISTING

Freyr

49900

Freyr

30ft Boat  - Built 1974
 
“Freyr”, designed in New Zealand and built in Tasmania is one the finest timber yachts for her age and class in the state. The current owner of some 30 years purchased her from the builder.
One look at this pretty boat is all that is needed to see that she has been beautifully maintained.
Beauty aside Freyr is a capable offshore boat, safe and easy to handle by a small crew. The current owners have cruised Bass strait, the East Coast of Tasmania and circumnavigated the state. This is a reluctant sale of a much loved boat however the family is ready to cruise further afield so a bigger boat is needed.

Please note: 2005 – 2007 Major Re-fit
NEW wiring, plumbing, fridge, lights, pushpit, pulpit, stanchions, lifelines, mast, rigging.
Hull stripped to Dynal, re-fared and painted with 2 pac International... Including deck and cabin.

FULL LISTING

No name

$4,500

No name

24' Boat  - Built 2009
 
Double ended whale boat. Celery top pine planks over spotted gum ribs and keel. Mast, tiller, oars and sweep oar. Unused since built and left in the weather. Needs work.as a number of planks have split etc. On an unregistered trailer with landcruiser wheels.

FULL LISTING

SEABIRD

$ 65,000.00 Negotiable

SEABIRD

34 feet Boat  - Built 1984
 
This is a one off timber sailing yacht built in New Zealand out of cold moulded Kahikatea (NZ Native ) with two pack epoxy paint.

FULL LISTING

Kalalau

$89,900 negotiable

Kalalau

43 feet Boat  - Built 1975
 
All Teak Custom Built center cockpit
13 meters
4 meters wide
2 meter draft
20 tons
1250 liters fuel
800 liters fresh water
80 Hp Ford Lehman engine rebuilt 2011
2 solar panels,
New batteries
Full cockpit cover
Stackpack

FULL LISTING

Andrew B

$8500

Andrew B

5.5 m Boat  - Built 2011
 
Recreational rowing skiff

FULL LISTING

Norwegian Snekke

$49,000

Norwegian Snekke

7.1 Meters Boat  - Built 2013
 
Norwegian Traditional Wooden Snekke Boat

FULL LISTING

Endevour

$7000

Endevour

22 ft 6 Boat  - Built 2008
 
open water single scull. Graeme King design

FULL LISTING

Curraweene

$20,000

Curraweene

8.5m Boat  - Built 1947
 
Herreshoff H28, carvel timber, Yanmar diesel, vgc

FULL LISTING

Grey Swan

$6,500 ono

Grey Swan

4.88 m + bowsprit (6.02 m) Boat  - Built 1997
 
'Heather Ann' is a Selway Fisher Grey Swan classic cutter design, built in 1997. Dynel skin over wooden hull. Gunter rig, mainsail and 2 foresails. 4 hp 'inboard' Mariner motor. Tandem trailer with brakes, powered winch.

FULL LISTING

Miss Lizzy

$3000.00

Miss Lizzy

4.3 mtrs Boat  - Built 2000
 
14 ft Sliding seat rowing skiff

FULL LISTING

Hartley

$3500

Hartley

14ft Boat  - Built 1964
 
Half cabin 20 Hp mercury electic start

FULL LISTING

HANNAH B

$40,000

6 METRES Boat  - Built 2007
 
CUSTOM BUILT TIMBER FISHING VESSEL AND TRAILER

FULL LISTING

Regina

$65,000

Regina

24' 6'' Boat  - Built 1934
 
Regina - built in 1934 and restored to all her former glory and better.
Competitive Racer or Family Boat.

FULL LISTING

Matilda

$15000.00 ONO

16 ft Boat  - Built 1940's
 
Timber Putt Putt. Carvel construction hull with steam bent ribs, copper nails in good condition. The outside of the hull has been coated in light weight glass cloth and resin. Deck timbers are in excellent condition.

FULL LISTING

Heart of Huon

$75,000

Heart of Huon

36 feet waterline, 8 feet bowsprit Boat  - Built 1998
 
Heart of Huon is a Huon pine planked gaff-rigged cutter designed by shipwright Tom Whitfield and built in Melbourne under his supervision. She has been developed into robust, beautiful and comfortable cruising yacht which is now moored at Lovett Bay in Pittwater. Her rig and sails were replaced two years ago by Mario Ruel and she is fully-fitted for long passages.

FULL LISTING

Antonietta

$70,000

Antonietta

10m Boat  - Built 1996
 
Venetian Gondola replica
Completed 2006 has been operating  on the Swan River for the last 7 years catering to a niche  "Special Occasions" market, mostly proposals, anniversaries, birthdays etc.

FULL LISTING

Miss Woody Kiah

$10K neg.

Miss Woody Kiah

7.31 m Boat  - Built 1945
 
Traditional Timber Yacht, Harrison Butler 24ft double ended gaff cutter
WOODY Classic 1945 Cruising Yacht,
double ender, long keel, gaff cutter rig.
Asking $10K neg. Info: 0403 234 470
Web listing: www.woodenboat.com.au

FULL LISTING

Erin Lass

$149,000

Erin Lass

11.73 M Boat  - Built 1976
 
Comfortable, large volume vessel with over 6ft headroom throughout. Twin steering controls, major upgrading since 2004. Hull, decks, wheelhouse and fitout all heavily planked in huon pine to specs commonly seen in larger commercial vessels.

Price reduced by $40,000

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Clinker Huon Pine dinghy

$6000

Clinker Huon Pine dinghy

8ft (2440m) Boat  - Built 2005 approx
 
Builder Don Brown Old Beach Tasmania.
Length 8ft Beam 4ft 2"
Clinker Built of Huon Pine except for Tasmanian Blackwood rubbing strip on the gunwale. Oars supplied
The boat has never been in the water and has been stored indoors.

FULL LISTING

Nullum

$15,000

Nullum

20ft Boat  - Built 1988
 
Peapod style double ender. cold moulded red cedar and white beech.unstayed mast,slooprig and leeboards

FULL LISTING

Marty

$10,000

Marty

7.5 metres Boat  - Built 1963
 
Mariner Cabin Cruiser

FULL LISTING

Alpha

$25,000.00

Alpha

18 feet Boat  - Built 1946
 
Alfa an 18 foot Gentleman’s Launch circa 1946 $25,000.00 ONO

FULL LISTING

Riverstorm

$9000

Riverstorm

4.04 metres Boat  - Built 2006
 
The Ultimate Estuary Fishing Boat.
4.2 metre punt
Sits in 15cm of water 40 HP Mercury outboard with electric start and lift

Comes complete with all gear
Electric bow mount motor

FULL LISTING

CEDAR LASS

$22,999

CEDAR LASS

23' Boat  - Built 1995
 
CAT BOAT Cedar Lass is an easy to use trailable cat rigged yawl. She has a free standing un-stayed main mast and mizzen.

A great day sailor with a spacious comfortable cockpit, robust inboard engine excellent for exploring with her minimal draft.

FULL LISTING

R&R

$25,000 ONO

R&R

 - Built 1958
 

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Fairie

$92,500.00

Fairie

27'5 Boat  - Built 1928
 
If you like the thought of owning and sailing a true timber classic yacht, with the hard work of restoration done, now's your opportunity to buy something really special.

FULL LISTING

HALVORSEN 30 Special

$124,500 ono

HALVORSEN 30 Special

30 Feet Boat  - Built May 1963
 
"AOMA" is the last 30ft HALVORSEN 30 built. She has undergone $150k restoration completed in 2007. Immaculate condition. Eutectic, MUIR winch Nissan SD22 Diesel. Built for Sonya McMahons grandfather, alway in private ownership. Splined hull, teak laid decks - One of the best 30 footers.

FULL LISTING

EMU

$18,000 ONO

EMU

LOD 20ft4 Boat  - Built Approx 1900
 
Emu is a classic gaff rigged sloop, 100 year old Couta boat. She was built by Jones in Williamstown early 1900s.

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RANGER

$49,500 neg

RANGER

32 ' Boat  - Built 1964
 
This much loved boat has been in the same family for over 25 years. She has cruised extensively in South Australian waters, comfortably accomodates 4 people, and is rigged to be easily sailed from the cockpit by 1 or 2 people.

FULL LISTING

Orlando

89,500.00

Orlando

38 Ft Boat  - Built 1977
 

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ARALLA

$89,000 will negotiate

ARALLA

48' l.o.d. 56' l.o.a. Boat  - Built 1928
 
This true classic is a proven expedition vessel with enough class to appeal to all wooden boat lovers.

Over 40 years service as a Tasmanian Government Cutter and only 3 private owners since.

FULL LISTING

Magic

Offers over $50000

Magic

28' Boat  - Built 1997
 
Built, and maintained to a very high standard, Magic is a custom designed double ended cruiser fitted out very comfortably with the latest electronic equipment.

BOAT PROFILE   FULL LISTING

KellyJane

$195,000

KellyJane

35' Boat  - Built 2006 Relaunched
 
Converted Cray Boat fully rebuilt by professional shipwrights over 10 months with no expense spared in producing a beautiful stylish offshore cruiser.

FULL LISTING

1nis Mhic Eanna

10,000

1nis Mhic Eanna

10 year old replica of a 1000 year old traditional Curragh, an Irish canvas or cow hide canoe built on the island of Inishmaan for the “Riders To The Sea”

FULL LISTING

Drizabone

$65,000 ono

Drizabone

22'1 Boat  - Built 2009
 
New Couta boat , “Drizabone” 22’1” x 9’1” Brett almond designed racing couta boat. Built & Launched February 2009

FULL LISTING

Smiggy

$3500 ONO

Smiggy

4.45m Boat  - Built uncertain
 
Wooden runabout, excellent cond, 25hp Suzuki motor, new Dunbier Centreline trailer,reg Oct 2009, All safety gear including life jackets, marine radio, fire ext,lights,remote throttle, convertable Bimini.

FULL LISTING

Songton

$150,000 neg.

52ft Boat  - Built 1956
 
ORIGINAL PEARLING LUGGER 1956

“SONGTON” Torres Straight Pearling Lugger.Hansen designed. 52FT in length, 14ft beam, 7’6ft draft, 30 tones, 6 berth. Powered by economical Gardner 5LW Diesel.

FULL LISTING

Addiction

$150,000 ono

45 Boat  - Built 1962
 
BOAT BUILDING PROJECT
This classic woodnut has been primed and is ready to be re-stored. All top shelf fittings and fixtures have been purchased and are waiting for you to complete this amazing boat and bring it back to it's former glory, with all the mod cons included. Don't miss this once in a lifetime opportunity, boat value on completion should be approx $ 380-420k.

FULL LISTING

Previously Sold Boats

Snapper

A David Payne designed replica of a gaff rigged sailing boat

SOLD LISTING

Chris Craft Riviera

Wonderful opportunity to own a beautiful classic wooden runabout, 1950 Chris Craft Riviera. It was in storage for over 35 years and has been professionally brought back to better than new condition.

SOLD LISTING

PEQUOT

Timber gaff topsail cutter. Designed by Wm Atkin in 1925.LOD 9.8 m.
Draft 1.75 m. 5 sails including 3 jibs, gaff main and topsail. Sail area approx 826 sq ft. Yanmar 39 hp diesel, new 2005. Owner selling after nearly 14 years ownership. Carvel planked, timber used rain forest species. Berthed Tin Can Bay marina QLD.

SOLD LISTING

Rowing Boat

Classic Timber Rowing Boat in good condition.
Excellent for exercise or simple enjoyment.
Includes Trailer, oars etc.

SOLD LISTING

Matilda

Built by the Wooden Boat Shop in 2001, very well maintained and ready to race. Huon Pine hull , solid laid teak deck , Yanma 25 bhp diesel, safety gear to Cat 7 , two sets of sails one racing ( bused for one season ) second full set for cruising, boat cover, sail cover etc

SOLD LISTING

Grandfather's classic

Beautiful trailer sailer wooden boat for sale.

SOLD LISTING

Timber Trawler

1950s timber ex prawn trawler

SOLD LISTING

Wassail

PUTT PUTT Circa 1948, 6 - 7hp Simplex Engine, Tilt trailer, new electric winch, new bilge pump, ss fuel tank, anchor , warp, oars. Original bronze deck fittings, cleats, rowlocks. New mooring boat cover. Engine and Magneto restored. Excellent condition.

SOLD LISTING

Winsome - Historic River Cruiser

Built by Searles at Port Adelaide in 1948 as one of three "Popeyes" for the River Torrens. 
Purchased in 1987 by current owner.

SOLD LISTING

Weemacs

Marine Ply and Cedar frame runabout. Beech seating.
Master artisan craftwork. Fully restored. Excellent condition.
Very stable, great family fishing boat. Lots of seating and storage.

SOLD LISTING

The Plover

Canvas covered Hull Rowing Skiff Original 1912. Nice cut down Rowing eight oars. Built on the Lane Cove River. Needs 2 to handle it.
Maintained by the grandson and great grandson respectively

SOLD LISTING

KALINGA

Woodenboat 'for sale' section is very effective, attracting several serious inquiries & the buyer is a wooden boat nut. Thanks for your help

SOLD LISTING

Swift

Stylish Huon Pine sloop designed by Len Randell and built by Cec Cartledge in 1971. Lovely timber fitout, 4 berths, 5' 11" headroom, heads, good sails, new standing rigging and Volvo diesel.

SOLD LISTING

Hooked

Hooked

Couta Boat with cabin built by Garry Stewart of Port Fairy to the highest standards. Huon pine hull ,celery top deck, immaculate inside and out. 40 HP Yanmar diesel 130 hours only . Centreboard case for extra stability offshore.

SOLD LISTING

MYF

Gary Stewart built motor sailer.
Huon pine hull and laid huon pine deck
Many new fittings and inclusions including New Yanmar 40hp diesel

SOLD LISTING

Sprightly

Sprightly is SOLD. The buyer came from Woodenboat - thanks John

SOLD LISTING

DOLPHIN 24ft BOAT BUILT 1957

Just to let you know that I have sold the Dolphin. The purchasers first saw it on your website. Thanks, Andrew

SOLD LISTING

Galatea

Galatea

Launched in 1938 “Gotnum” now “ Galatea” was built for Dr Littlejohn by J. Edwards to the original plans of knud Reimers. She was kept at Brighton & sailed by B. Needham & on occasions the owners son, W. Littlejohn. She was then sold to Dr ( later Sir) Hugh Devine who renamed her “ Ulrica”.

SOLD LISTING

Joyous

Joyous sold quickly. Please remove the listing so we do not get any more enquiries. Thanks

SOLD LISTING

Thames Wheery

A beautiful timber craft built in the tried and tested lapstitch construction, this wherry is a chine built hull with elegant lines and a wine glass stern. The hull is made from 4mm marine plywood with glass cloth epoxy resin on interior and exterior of the complete hull. The bow, stern and mid seats are completely enclosed, offering
storage and floatation; the transom, breasthook and gunwhales are solid mahogany ensuring a strong, light and durable boat.

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Rosalind

Rosalind is a classic Huon pine Tasmanian built motor sailer which is superbly presented. Under sail Rosalind is well balanced & is equipped with a new 48 HP Kubota diesel (210 hours.

SOLD LISTING

Nyora

Nyora

38ft Carvel hull Huon pine sloop centerboard turn key step aboard ready to go complete east coast tour 2010 6 months Auto pilot Raymarine instruments ploter VHF Complete refirb Nov 11 underside taken back to baretimber and re sealed centerboard puled out and fiber glassed rudder rebuilt and glassed Motor 39hp Yanmar new no2 genoa all Mast pulled out and striped bare timber re varnished Nov 11 new halyards Rigging all checked

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Lucille

Lucille

Lucille is a 31 foot raised deck sharpie built from spotted gum with original Queensland silky oak fit-out and white beech laid decks.

Building started on this vessel in 1945 during the Second World War.

Lucille was built for Ted Mills, by Ted Mills, Stuart Watson and Terry, Don and George Kretchman. All the men were working for ‘Watson Wright Boat Builders.’ Lucille was started as a weekend project and prototype for the proposed new business, ‘Millcraft Boat Builders’.

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By Golley

By Golley

"I was very happy with your ad, and would be happy to recommend your services." Wayne

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After Hours

After Hours

Open clinker timber runabout with windscreen and 25HP outboard Suzuki motor and fuel tank.

Motor runs well. Varnished and painted on the outside but the inside needs to have the seats and steering re-fitted. All parts come with boat. We were told this was on of the earliest boats built by Steber probably more than 50 years ago.

It is in a steel cradle with wheels but has no trailer. Will probably fit on top of a box trailer.

MASSIVELY REDUCED TO JUST $2,000!!!!!!!

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modified McInnes Bateau

modified McInnes Bateau

Cartopable boat for rowing,fishing,camping.Marine ply on quandong frames built on adirondeck guide boat principles.4 ft.beam.85 lbs.Plans from U.S.A. Wooden Boat No. 51. 3.5 outboard included.

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n/a

n/a

Beamy and strongly constructed Carvel hull. 1975 Fleming built Trawler, powered by 175hp Perkins Turbo Diesel, recently professionally converted to family cruiser.

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Iolanthe 11

Iolanthe 11

Iolanthe II is a Sparkman and Stephens design “Pipedream” sloop built around 1972-1975 in Victoria. Her design is featured in the very famous classic yacht design book “Skene’s Elements of Yacht Design.” She is built to the specifications given in the book. She is 36 ft 7 inches long, with a 10 ft 6 beam and a 6 ft draft.

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Classic

Classic

Classic clinker hull timber speed/ski boat on good trailer.Holder 6 motor.

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Little Wren

Little Wren

8 Foot Clinker Dinghy built by The New Zealand Maritime Museum, Auckland, in 1996 using a traditional Logan Design.

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Sea Mist

Sea Mist

A very rare 1957 Gaff rigged ketch. Designed by Hugh Angelman in California, and built in Denmark to exacting standards. Workmanship never to be seen again. The hull is 1 3/8” African Mahogany, bronze fastened and in fantastic condition. A beautiful ketch with a classic clipper bow and figure head. 50 HP Perkins diesel,36 feet on the deck, 49 overall, 13’3” beam, and 5’6” draft.

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BRIGADOON

BRIGADOON

Lacco built couta boat converted to a picnic launch. Faultless kauri hull, full length planks. Rebuilt perkins 4.236. 70 hp. 2 berth,toilet,clear view,anchor winch. Large enclosed cockpit. Rear cockpit easily removed. Boat in excellent condition. Located at Paynesville.

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Gwen

Gwen

We have tried Trade a boat, Boatsales.com, etc with many enquiries but no one inspecting the boat for over 12 months. We even had a feature article of 5 pages in Trade a boat. First call from your site & the boat was sold - doesn’t get any better than that. Many thanks, Robert Harvey

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Suria Rozinante

A masterpiece of small keel boat design, the Rozinante was among Francis Herreshoff's greatest achievements. Perfectly balanced and a delight to sail, this yacht has been modified to become a perfect bay sail boat, with ample cockpit room for six adults due to the sloop rig and shortened cabin. Reluctant sale, please search under Suria Rozinante on You Tube for sailing videos to see her perform, more videos at my personal channel DaveRobbo1000.

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Sydport

Sydport

Tug. Classic Sydney Harbour vessel still in original configuration. A chance to own a piece of Australia’s maritime history. For detailed information please contact the owner.

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Tryphena

Tryphena

Classic 60'ies masthead sloop. Oregon on spotted gum with monel fastenings. Fast, beautifully balanced and comfortable. Restored and maintained over last 13 years by current owner. 30hp Yanmar low hrs. New headsail 2011, New boat cover 2012. Ideal twilight racer / weekender for timber boat enthusiast. Moored Pittwater Sydney.

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loloma

loloma

Peter Locke built motor sailer used as a pilot boat pre WW11 in Port Phillip Bay.

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Crackerjack

Crackerjack

A classic 28'3" double ender with Gaff rig, Crackerjack was fully rebuilt over 8 years and relaunched in 2010. All new spars, fittings, engine, rigging, sails, navigation equipment etc - the vessel is as new.

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Swan Bay Skiff

Swan Bay Skiff

"I had a lot more enquiry than I expected so the website is obviously effective"

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Gerry Clarke

Gerry Clarke

Rowing skiff, 18'3"x36"; lightweight (27kg)3mm glued clinker ply, single or double sliding seats, or child's stern seat with rudder traces.

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18 Foot Lacco Fishing Boat

18 Foot Lacco Fishing Boat

Lacco (ken) 18 Feet. Ex Couta Boat with small cabin. Excellent 2 Cyl. Yanmar engine. Deceased estate.

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Allegedly

Allegedly

HP Perkins diesel, Full cabin, electric head, perfect fishing or live aboard boat. Available for inspection at Sandringham Yacht Club.

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Ronda

Ronda

Built in 1918 by A.E. Jack, she is a classic 33 foot huon pine river boat in excellent condition, with a significant known history.
She is part of the boating history of the Tamar and Launceston. She is in “The Tamar Boats” by Betty J. Percy, showing a copy of the original receipt.

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unnamed

unnamed

The site was easy to use and the sale camee from the listing on Wooden Boat - thanks

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HERRESHOFF

Herreshoff design sailing dinghy built in red ceder mahogany & ash timber complete with 80sq foot new sail, gunter rigged timber mast, timber boom, centre board, rudder, blocks, oars and bronze rowlocks on a galvanized trailer all ready to sail.

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Victoria

Victoria

"Victoria" - Classic wooden double ended Couta boat. Built in 1932, LOA 23', LWL18', Beam 7', Draft 2'.

Complete refit in 1993 by Mr Bob French, and fully renovated in 2007 by Nepean Boats including a brand new Yanmar deisel engine, mast and deck.

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A Great Hull

A Great Hull

This is a Classic Huon pine double ender. The hull is 28' 5'' LOD, 9' 3'' beam and draws 5'6''. It has external lead and internal ballast. Since I have had it I have taken it back to bare wood inside and out, put in sister ribs, replaced garboards, put in stringers, replaced the deck, the cockpit and coachhouse with ply and epoxy cloth and it has been completely refastened.

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Amber-Lee

Amber-Lee

Beautiful 1920 Classic Waterman skiff.
Built by N & E TOWNS Boatbuilders in Newcastle and carefully and expertly restored by Alkira Boat yard in Toronto. 20 feet LOA Hull made from Australian Beech clinker planking, Spotted Gum knees and gunwales and Australian cedar floors.

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Juliene

Juliene

Built as a working Cray boat by Bernard Wilson,Triabunna of King Billy pine on hardwood frames and powered by 5LW Gardner,cruisers at 7-8 knts at 5 ltrs per hr.

Full conversion 1990/91 with fit out in Celery top.A great cruising boat in beautiful condition.
WILL BE ON DISPLAY IN VICTORIA DOCK AT THE WOODEN BOAT FESTIVAL HOBART FEB.11-14.

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Serifa

Serifa

Savage 32 Serifa is offered for sale having been within our family for the past 14 years

Serifa is a fast and comfortable racer cruiser (with AMS certificate) in excellent condition having been fully restored in the late ninties and well maintained since

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MV Phantom

MV Phantom

The Phantom is a 20 foot 1955 Percy Marks classic motor vessel, powered by a 20 HP near new Nanni diesel, fiberglass sheathed timber hull, immaculate condition, original owner was Peter Doyle

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Arapala

Arapala

Built at Williamstown Vic. 3m beam 1m draught. 12hp recon Yanmar diesel. Lock up cabin contains toilet, 2 bunks, stove, sink, water tank, radio. Large cockpit seats 7/8 persons.

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Firefly. KA 497. Classic Timber vessel built 1954

Firefly. KA 497. Classic Timber vessel built 1954

Firefly. KA 497. Classic Timber vessel built 1954, 75 HP Ford Lees Diesel engine in good condition, max speed 7.5 Knots, 350 Ltr Fuel tank, on board toilet with tanks, icebox, enclosed gas BBQ on aft deck, table & chairs, food storage, VHF radio, stereo CD Player, spotlights, new cafe blinds.

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Bergenske

Bergenske

A true Sydney timber classic - Bergenske was built in 1948/49 by Jack Christoffersen and his father in their backyard in Balmain. The family came from Bergen in Norway hence the name.

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Zephyr

Zephyr

Tumlaren Zephyr 318

Built in Adelaide in 1952 to the original plans of Knud Reimers

Major restoration in 2002. Racing very successfully with the Classic Yacht fleet in Melbourne Victoria

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Eventide

Eventide

Designed by George Griffin and built at the Spit in Sydney, this classic timber yacht has been racing on Sydney Harbour very successfully since being launched in 1947. 3 mainsails, 6 headsails, 2 spinnakers.

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Zest Herreshoff 34

Zest  Herreshoff 34

A true classic. American oregan on hardwood frames, silky oak coachouse & N.G. rosewood interior.

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Tapuru

Tapuru

Classic Herreshoff. H28 built by JJ Savage, Williamtown in 1948. Major refit in 1996. 26hp Sole Auxillary diesel with offset shaft. Furling Headsail, fully battened main. Tiller Pilot, Sounder, VHF, Solar panel, 120litre built-in icebox, Liquor cabinet, Boom tent, sail and Full Covers. Beautiful interior. A very pretty vessel. contact owner for photo disk. Please note vessel lying in Darwin NT

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Taitoa

Taitoa

Taitoa is a clasic L. Francis Herreshoff design 87# Neireia, she was build in NZ by Voss & brij for Architect Warren Johansen from Takapuna in 1976, she is build from NZ kauri cold molded, two skins 5/16 diogonal one fore and aft skin 1/2 rescourcinal glues and Copper & Bronze fasteings.
Taitoa has a new factory recondition engine.

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Catriona of Adelaide

Catriona of Adelaide

Catriona of Adelaide is an exceptionally well built and meticulously outfitted 46’ timber cruising masthead sloop, designed by the renowned naval architect Alan Payne.

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the Shell

the Shell

One of only two clinker built cedar rowing shells built by George Towns, there is a companion Gladstone Skiff in the Sydney Maritime Museum.

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Clinker Timber Dinghy

Clinker Timber  Dinghy

Clinker dinghy built in the 1950's by apprentices at HMAS Narimba.

Philippine Mahogany and Ash, always kept inside. Only been in the water a few times. Immaculate. No oars or row-locks.

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Row Boat

Row Boat

Classic 14' clinker rowboat, cedar planked, circa 1940. Lovingly restored on near new registed trailer.

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Geehi

Geehi

19’ Constant camber (molded wooden ply) electric powered launch.

Extremely low running costs; Quiet; Efficient; Clean; Very Pretty!

Designed by John Marples (USA). Custom built by Duck Flat Wooden Boats (Adel) for The Electric Boat Company (Syd) 2002.
Engine: 5.5KW constant

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Chloe

Chloe

Chloe has sold - I'm sure the exposure on the woodenboat site helped, many thanks for your assistance. Best Regards Richard

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Huon Seal

Huon Seal

Thanks for your advice and assistance setting up the ad....she sold much sooner than I had expected. The new owner is very happy with her.

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Janina

Janina

Thank you very much I have sold Janina. I enjoy your website.

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Otaheite

Otaheite

My boat has been sold. Rudolf Helmis

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Hooligan

Hooligan

Our David Payne ‘Putt Putt’ Hooligan sold via a contact with WoodenBoat.com.au - Easy to deal with a good result. Well done.

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Bridie B

Bridie B

New(demo hours only) - Ian Oughtred Designed Caledonia Yawl. Professionally built. 7 strake decked version.

Easy to singlehand. Absolutely stunning double ender. Delivery available.

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Wooden Rowing Boat

Wooden Rowing Boat

I have sold my old wooden rowing skiff. Many thanks. I had great response from serious buyers and the boat was snapped up very quickly. The new owner is a real wooden boat enthusiast and is delighted with his purchase.

"it is a great site!" - Kent Smith

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Kentdale

Kentdale

"Sold to a Mr Keith Lawson and it will now reside at Paynesville on the Gippsland Lakes. Many thanks Bruce"

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Merlyn

Merlyn

Couta boat style cruisng yacht, Built by Gill Allbutt and Philip Myer, built to Vic 3C but currently not in survey.

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Eleanor

"She's sold, thanks, Woodenboat.com.au is a great place to sell a boat" Sally Williams

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Clinker Dinghy

Clinker Dinghy

"I sold it to a farmer in NSW, he found it on Woodenboat.com.au - thanks." Mark Johnson

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Victory C10

Victory C10

"Thanks - I had lots of people enquire" Clive Beckingsale

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Elsie E

Elsie E

"ELSIE -E has been sold to a good home in Rhyll. Thanks for your help." Harley Moffatt

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Nanygai

Nanygai

The boat SOLD, thanks, now to our next boat - we bought a "Ranger" called Cherub.

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Neried II

Neried II

"We have sold our vessel. Thank you for all your help. Your website is truly fantastic and has generated the best response of all the people we had it listed with. Thanks once again Bruce"

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Christine

Christine

"I'm so happy to have found the boat - thanks" Glen Fitzgerald - new owner

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Corsair CB51

"The CORSAIR is sold thanks to woodenboat.com.au" -- C. Dalton

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Samantha

Samantha

"Thanks for the help in selling samantha she has now sold" Marshall Lord

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Vivienne

Vivienne

The most viewed listing of 2006 - finally bought by Nigel Abbot and renamed Romie

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Corsair CB51

Corsair CB51

I sold Corsair! To Ashley Sommerfield from Sorrento he's a great guy. Thanks again that’s the second boat sold on the site. Courtney Dalton

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Tilly

Tilly

"Thankyou - It was through woodenboat.com.au that I got my sale" - Michael Franklin-Jones

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Susan Marie

I had about four or five enquiries over the months, all of which were possible buyers... I think woodenboat.com.au works well - Julian Lloyd

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Elise

Elise

I have decided to hang onto her, but I did get quite a few enquiries from the website and nearly sold her a couple of times.

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Coutabeen Paris - C55

Coutabeen Paris - C55

"Without woodenboat.com.au I wouldn't have been able to sell the boat - thanks Malcolm"

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Chloe - C42

Chloe - C42

20' Couta Boat - Built mid 1930's

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Woodpecker

Woodpecker

20'9" Couta Boat. Launched 1994. Immaculately maintained. Good racing record and lovely family fun boat. New Yanmar 2GM20 motor fitted 2001 and very little used. Fully equipped and ready to sail...

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Kathleen Mary C90

Kathleen Mary C90

"I did not receive much enguirey from brokers or notice board flyers. The woodenboat.com.au listing produced the most interest and is an essential marketing tool." Richard Williamson

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Rosie C114

20'2" Couta Boat Built 1936

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Cloudy Bay C94

Cloudy Bay C94

26' Couta Boat - Built 1991.
Price includes mooring at Sorrento.
Boat is being sold to make way for the next one!
Excellently maintained by Dr Boat and owner.

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Prosser

Prosser

16' Couta Boat

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Cabbasheena

Cabbasheena

24' Couta Boat, built early 1940s

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Julia C1789

21' Couta Boat - Built 1999

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Amanda C9

23' Couta Boat

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St Jude

21' Couta Boat

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Erin

18' Couta Boat - Built 1920's

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New Couta Boat

New 26' Couta Boat (complete 1/2004)

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Cygnet C108

18' Couta Boat Built 1984

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Kate C301

24' Couta Boat - Walk on Walk off deal

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Kauri Chief

31' Couta Boat Built 1965

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Lavina C79

20' Couta Boat - Built 1939

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Lonsdale

26' Couta Boat Built 1935 Refitted 1986

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Sarah C40

"Advertising on woodenboat.com.au got me the sale." -- Darren Hart

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Mary Grace

23ft Crayzer boat Built 1963

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Morning Star

23' Couta Boat Built in 1932

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White Cloud

23' Couta Boat Built 1937 Huon Pine

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Swan Lake

23' Classic Wooden Launch Built 1910

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