Description: Doven 30 WELL MAINTAINED SUCESSFUL CRUISER/RACER!
Designed by the legendary Walter Knoop, the Doven 30 is a truely versatile all rounder. Renowned for its excellent sailing performance, they are competitive twilight and social racers, whilst being easily managed by novice sailors. With generous internal volume they are also ideal family cruises, with plenty of room for weekends away. This vessel is an excellent example of the design, having been under the same meticulous ownership since 1986! This vessel has been both successfully raced and cruised, and always maintained in in first class order. With its extensive sail inventory, many upgrades, and charming interior this vessel is ready to be enjoyed for summer!
Stepping inside, the varnished timber fit out is in excellent condition and the vessel has a light and airy feel. There is a stunning folding leaf dinette in the saloon with seating for 6 in comfort on the neatly upholstered settees. The L shaped galley is to port and features a 2 burner gas strove with grill, stainless steel sink with fresh water, and plenty of storage. The accommodation is ideal for family cruising and features a generous double berth forward, single pilot berth to starboard and two single settee berths when additional accommodation is required. The package is complete with a bathroom with toilet and vanity.
On deck, the cockpit is adorned with comfortable waterproof cushions, ideal for relaxing at your favourite anchorage. The vessel is well set up to be easily sailed short handed with the NEW 2018 boom bag with lazy jacks, and all lines lead aft to the cabin top. There is easy access around the side decks, and an extensive sail inventory, ideal for those that want to continue the vessels racing history.
This vessel is powered by a well maintained 24HP Bukh Diesel Engine. There are also extensive spaces and manuals included with the vessel, and the engine is easily accessed for servicing. The engine provides easy and economical cruising at 5 to 6 knots.
Whether you want to cruise or race, this is a vessel that does it all with ease. This is an excellent opportunity to get out on the water and enjoy sailing at its finest this summer for a minimal investment. For more information please call Jo Breen on 0432031100 or 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.
30' - 9.14m
Keel / Ballast
Fin Keel with Lead Ballast
24HP Bukh Diesel Engine
2006 Full rebuild out of vessel
2017 Injectors serviced
2020 Head removed, checked, and valves ground
Engine spares, hand book, maintenance manual, etc all included.
5 to 6 knots
Shaft with 2 blade feathering prop
100L in Stainless Steel tank
90L Stainless Steel Tank and 90L Plastimo Flexible Tank
Excellent family accommodation with a large double berth in the forepeak, single pilot berth to starboard, and two single settee berths.
Extensive storage and lovely timber trims throughout.
L Shaped galley to port featuring a Tudor 2 burner gas stove with grill, stainless steel sink with freshwater, and icebox.
Tudor 2 Burner Gas Stove with Grill
Brydon Marine Toilet
AM FM Radio/Casette Player
NEW 2018 Doyles Mainsail bag with lazy Jacks
22lb CQR with chain and rope
25lb Fisherman's pick with chain and rope
2 x Life Rings
V Distress Sheet
First Aid Kit
Emergency Navigation Lights
MOB Floating Beacon
1 x Electric and 1 x Manual bilge pumps
2 x Fire Extinguishers
12V System throughout
Engine Start Battery
20W Solar Panel
Autohelm 1000 Autopilot
Seafarer 3 Depth Sounder
Uniden MC 950 VHF
Plastimo Steering Compass
Hand Bearing Compass
Fully Battend Mainsail
NEW 2019 Doyles No. 1 Headsail
2 x spare No. 1 Headsails
NEW 2015 Doyles No. 2 Headsail
Spare No. 2 Headsail
Hood No. 3 Headsail
2 x 3/4oz Spinnakers
Storm Jib and Trysail
Mast / Rigging
Stainless Steel Standing Rigging