AU $76,000 Negotiable Need Finance?
42' 8" - 13.00m
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Cairns QLD Need Insurance?
Hull Material

AU $76,000 Negotiable    Need Finance? Need Insurance?
Description: Swanson 42 cutter sloop Encumbrance Check?
'Niaete'. Inventory.
Swanson 42.'Australian Registered No. 385672.


Builder: Swanson Bros, Sydney.
Designer: Ron Swanson.
LOA: 42ft... 12.8 mtrs
Beam: 13 ft
Draft: 6.6 ft
Construction material: GRP.
Deck Construction: GRP.
Tankage: Diesel: 350 liters.
Water: 2 x tanks, Approx 200 liters.
Last antifouled July 2017

Sails and Rigging:

Cutter rig, with running back stays. Galvanized wire. Replaced by Nautical Supplies, 2011.
stainless steel forestay and back stay. Replaced by Nautical Supplies, 2011.
2 x Almasts, Tasmania, Furling systems, new in 2011.
8 x Rigging screws ( bottle screws ) replaced in late 2012, to stainless steel.. Swedish brand... Cannot remember the name.
1 x main sail. 9.6oz Dacron with three reefs & four full battens. UK Halsey Sailmakers, Brisbane.
1 x Furling Genoa 8.5oz Dacron with UV strip. 130% in size. UK Halsey Sailmakers, Brisbane.
1 x Furling staysail 8.5 oz Dacron with UV strip. UK Halsey Sailmakers, Brisbane.
These were purchased in June 2011.
1 x mainsail cover made of Sunbrella cloth, 'Persian Green' purchased Hyde Sails, March, 2011.
1 x Hood brand MPS/Drifter sail, multicolor, complete with sock.
1 x storm mainsail. On board when we bought the boat.. We have never used it.
1 x Spinnaker pole
1 x Jockey pole

Deck Hardware:

Tracks for sails and blocks as required. Ronstan
1 x Hatch above the forepeak. 600x600
2 x hatches above the Saloon 450 x 300
2 x hatches above the aft cabin. 600 x 600
1 x Jabsco salt water deck wash pump.


Sheet winches in the cockpit:
2 x Hutton 2 speed self tailing 40:1 New in 2011
2 x Canon 2 speed 30:1
On the Mast:
1 x Hutton 2 speed self tailing 40:1 New in 2011
2 x brand unknown, original winches, handle under style, single speed similar size to the above Hutton. 2 of these are for hoisting, the third is for reefing and out hauling.

Ground Tackle

85 meters chain 3/8" short link.
1 x Manson Anchor 60lb... In use, the next two are spare.
1 x CQR anchor 60 lb
1 x sand anchor.
1 x Muir Cheetah anchor winch with deck mounted foot switch.

Engine/Machinery, Shaft and Prop.

1 x Perkins 4 cylinder Diesel engine. Model 4236. Installed after complete rebuild in 2005.2700 hours
1 x ZF Hurth Marine gear box. Model ZF63. Installed with rebuilt engine, 2005.
1 x Fischer Panda 3 phase and single phase 5.8kW generator set. Rebuilt in 2012
1 x Prop Lock prop brake. Purchased in 2011.
Prop shaft: 1 1/2"
Prop: 3 Blade 22/14
Full set of engine mounts replaced in 2015.

Electrical and Electronics: all 12 volt.

1 x Furuno Radar Model 1715 24 mile range. Purchased 2012.
1 x Navman 3000 Series instruments set: wind, speed, depth, multi function. Wireless wind indicator.
1 x Icom M801E HF radio with Pactor modem.
1 x Furuno GPS model GP 32.
1 x GME VHF radio
1 x Television Voxson brand HD digital, 23" screen with built in DVD player. 12 volt.
1 x media player for TV to play hard drives etc.
1 x Fusion Stereo System with IPod docks, 2 x remote controls, speakers in saloon, aft cabin, galley and 2 x Bose speakers on aft deck.
4 x Hella fans: 2 in aft cabin, 1 in Galley/Saloon, 1 in Pilot house.


1 x HyDrive hydraulic boat steering system. Installed 2005.
1 x HydroVane self steering wind vane. Purchased 2011.
1 x TMQ AP4 auto pilot. Replaced 2012.
1 x Plastimo pedestal mounted compass

Batteries and Charging:

1 x 70 amp alternator on main engine.
2 x 100 amp solar panels
1 x CTek 240volt 70 amp battery charger. New in 2013.
1 x 240 volt 30 amp portable battery charger.
1 x 90 amp battery in forepeak for anchor winch, toilet and TV. Charge by portable 240v charger.
House Batteries:
2x 250ah battery charged by 240 volt 50 amp battery charger, alternator or solar panels
1 x 90amp battery for starting battery, charged as per house battery.
2 x inverters, 12 volt to 240 volt.
240 volt 50 cycles throughout the boat to a number of general purpose outlets.

Galley and Refrigeration:

Stainless steel bench top with twin sinks.
1 x Broadwater Stove, LPG 2 burner with oven, gimballed.
1 x Microwave oven, Samsung.
Refrigeration system is a 12v dual compartment fridge/freezer 90L brand (kickass)
1 x Sea Recovery Water Reverse Osmosis water desalinator with 40 inch membrane, 100 liters per hour. High pressure pump is 3 phase as well is the feed pump. To be run off genset.
1 x 12 volt electric toilet, with holding tank, installed to Maritime Class B requirements.
Pressurized fresh water to Head area, Galley and Engine Bay.
Plumbing installed to facilitate washing salt water out of the heat exchanges on both main engine and genset. This helps extend the lives of the exchanges, encapsulating them in fresh water rather than salt.

Safety Equipment:

1 x Life Raft, RFD 8 person. 2017
1 x EPIRB GME AMSA registered. 2017
2 x Burke Baltic PFD's complete with harnesses.
1 x danbouy and life ring
1 x life sling

Dinghy and Outboard:

AB 9.5 aluminum bottom Hyperlon material inflatable with anchor locker. Purchased in May 2011
Yamaha 15 hp 2 stroke outboard. Purchased in 2017


1 x stainless boarding ladder.. Three rungs below the water to enable SCUBA divers ability to climb on board in full kit.
1 x Bauer Novus Diving Compressor, electric driven.
1 x Burke Bosun's chair.
1 x Lemair automatic washing machine, plumbed in.
Multiple size Fenders.
Multiple quantity and different size ropes.
Selling due to difficulties raising baby aboard.

Cairns Qld
42' 8" - 13.00m
Hull Material
Perking 4236
Fuel Type
Engine Hours
Fuel Consumption
2l hour
Cruise Speed
Fischer panda
Air Conditioning
Portable new 2018
9.5 ft
15 hp yamaha

Reuben van Haaren