MOODY 47  

AU $368,000
45' 11" - 14.00m
Sydney NSW
Launch Year
Hull Material

Description: Moody 47
A stunning 2003 Moody 47 is now for sale in Sydney, exclusive to DBY Boat Sales!

Shallow keel version with 1.65 meters / 5'6" draft.

SOUTHERN CROSS has taken the current owners from Maryland USA, all the way to Sydney. Having crossed the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, she is in top notch shape for further circumnavigating, and remains in excellent condition. Ready to sail away and continue on passage to anywhere. The 4 year passage has been easily handled by this young couple however, it is time for them to end their journey here in Sydney.

Desired Cruiser Additions which have been added along the way are:

600AH Lithium house Battery capacity. Four Battery Banks include, House, Separate Engine Crank/Start, Bow Thruster, Generator Crank/Start (4 Banks in Total with emergency crossover switches)

1200w of Solar Panelswith two Victron Controllers

20GPH Spectra Water Maker

Starlink Satellite Internet Dish & Router, Iridium Antenna, and Cellphone Extender

Rare Cockpit Hardtop including Backup Water/Raincatcher Supply & Solar Panels

Bauer Junior II Scuba Tank Air Compressor

New Large Primary Freezer/Fridge & Two Additional New Freezer/Fridges (one installed under settee/1 Portable)

6KW Northern Lights Generator

Two Air Conditioning Units

Emergency Equipment: 2 EPIRBS, Newly Certified Zodiac six-person, MOBs, Redundant Bilge Pumps, one gas-powered bilge pump etc.

Accommodation layout is 3 cabins, 7 berths (aft is huge owner's cabin, 2 heads (Owner's ensuite in aft).

Powered by a Yanmar 4JH3-TE diesel engine 75 HP power upgraded for serpentine belts & Balmar 100Amp Alternator, Raymarine electronics MFD with six additional displays, New Quantum Radar, Large Inverter Xantrex System

Sails: ISTEC Parasailor Spinnaker (also works as Asym), 120% Jib, Yankee Jib, Cutter Stormsail, Mainsail

Additionally includes bow thruster, dinghy with 15HP Yamaha outboard (purchased 2021), two electric winches, hydraulic transom swimming platform with ladder, Side Ladder, Projector Screen, 1 electric head/1 manual head, multi-coloured stern light, & convenient USB chargers in cockpit and throughout.

Inspection will impress. Call DBY Boat Sales or email us to arrange.


Designer: Bill Dixon
Builder: Moody Yachts-Marine Projects Ltd
Water (Potable) Capacity (l): 450
Hull Construction Material: Fibreglass
Hull Type: Mono
Deck Construction Material: Teak over GRP
Country Origin: UK
Length (feet): 47 feet
Length (m): 13.75 m
Beam/Width (feet): 14'4 feet
Beam/Width (m): 4.38 m
Draft (m): 1.67 m
Draft (feet): 5'5 feet
Keel/Ballast: Lead
Number of Helms: 1 x Wheel with autopilot

Engine Notes: Yanmar 4JH3-TE, diesel shaft driven with drip less shaft seal. Serviced January 2023, receipts available.
Number Of Engines: 1 primary plus gen set
Engine Standard: Diesel shaft drive with dripless seal
Stroke: 4
Engine Hours: 2800
Horse Power (hp): 75
Drive Type: Shaft with dripless seal
Engine Room: Located under cockpit floor, easy access from all sides
Generator: Northern Lights 6kva
Number of Batteries: 11
Fuel Type: Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L): 450
Propeller: Folding 3 blade
Steering System: Chain and cable to quadrant plus Hydraulic linear autopilot
Bow Thruster: Yes

Accommodation Notes: Huge private aft cabin with ensuite, V berth plus 2 enclosed cabins
Number of Berths: 7
Number of Showers: 3.2 inside, 1 at transom swim platform, all with hot pressurised water.
Shower Type: Hot and cold pressurised x 2 internal plus transom swim platform shower
Number of Toilets: 2
Toilet Type: 1 electric plus 1 manual marine
Air Conditioning: 2 units reverse cycle plus Webasto diesel heating additional
Number of TVs: 1 fixed flat screen plus 1 projector
Holding Tank (L): 100

Galley Notes: Gas cooking, microwave, large fridge capacity. External stainless steel rail mounted BBQ. There is one custom fridge/freezer combo in the kitchen- it can be separated into two compartments using the two pieces under the std sofa. One under seat can be either a fridge or a freezer. The portable can then also be used as a fridge or freezer.
Stove: gas 3 ring burner plus oven and grill. Rail mounted external stainless steel BBQ
Refrigeration: 3 fridges with freezers
Number of Freezers: 3 seperate freezer compartments. See Galley notes for explanation.
Number of Sinks: 2 stainless steel
Entertainment and Appliances Notes: Flat screen TV plus projector. AM/FM bluetooth surround sound audio system
Anchor / Winch: Lewmar Electric anchor winch with helm and deck controls.
Bilge Pump: 5 auto plus 1 manual
Deck Gear: 7 self tailing winches-2 electric, spinnaker pole, underwater lights, Bauer Junior dive compressor, 6 fenders, dock lines. Rail mounted BBQ. Solid stainless steel rails around entire boat for safety at sea.
Mast/Rigging: Rigging replaced 2019, inspected January 2022
Sail Inventory: 1 fully battened main, 1 x 120% genoa, 1 x staysail, 1 x yankee, 1 x intec parasailor spinnaker. All sails approx 5 years old.
Electrics: Starlink satellite internet dish and router. 220v plus 110v, 12 volt. Multiple battery monitoring systems and abundant solar panels with two regulators.
Dinghy: 3.10 meter inflatable with 15hp outboard
Covers: Rigid factory hardtop over cockpit, full sunsahde covers for entire boat
Safety Gear: Comprehensive offshore safety equipment. 2 EPIRBS.
Ground Tackle: Rocna 33kg
Watermaker / De-Sal: Spectra Cape Horn 85 lph
Has Navigation Lights: Yes, LED
Radio: Icom VHF. Iridium Antenna, SSB/HF/MF.
Number of Life Jackets: 9

Remarks: Rigid hardtop over cockpit, full sunshade covers the entire boat.
Loaded with tools and spare parts, which are all included.
Registration expiry date: USCG 2026


New South Wales
Sydney NSW
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Launch Year
45' 11" - 14.00m
Hull Material


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