Price AU $398,500 UNDER CONTRACT

AU $398,500
The Channel Craft 50 are highly regarded for their exceptional offshore capability, stunning lines, and true versatility. Many of these vessels have been used commercially for luxurious fishing charters, diving, and survey work. Equally suited to recreational use, this is a design that can do anything with safety and comfort! The design features a fine entry for excellent performance, and a deep keel with stainless steel slipper for full protection of the prop and rudder. "Silver Pearl" is an excellent example of the design. The hull was professionally built by Channel Craft (TAS), and purchased by a local shipwright. With modifications from renowned Naval Architect Fred Barrett, he has created an exceptional cruising vessel which turns heads where ever it pulls into port. Superbly equipped with the highest quality machinery for performance and reliability, this unique vessel is sure to impress!

Stepping inside, the spacious saloon combines the very best of both modern and traditional aesthetics. With panoramic visibility, double opening doors, and quality finishes, this amazing space is ideal for relaxing or entertaining. To starboard is the luxurious L-shaped settee with seating for 6 in comfort. Opposite is the well appointed galley. Sure to delight the fussiest chef, it is equipped with a generous upright fridge and freezer, 2 burner gas stove with oven, deep stainless steel sink with pressurised H/C water, and excellent storage for extended cruising. Forward is the helm station to starboard. Well set up for easy short handed cruising, it features a Side Power bow thruster, electronic engine controls and diagnostic display, anchor winch controls, touch screen Raymarine chart plotter/sounder, and VHF Radio. There are also doors either side for immediate access to the side deck for managing lines when berthing. Just a few easy steps down leads to the accommodation, which is ideal for cruising with family or friends. Forward is the generous master-cabin. This features an island double berth, with extensive storage which can also be utilised as two single berths for younger family members. There are also two private midships cabins each with a single pilot-style berth and further storage. The settee in the saloon can also be used as a single berth if additional accommodation is required. This impressive package is complete with a private bathroom with manual toilet (with holding tank) and vanity to port, and separate shower and vanity to starboard.

Outside, the cockpit space is simply exceptional! This versatile area could be utilised for tender storage, cray pots, alfresco dinning, the possibilities are endless! There is also easy access onboard from the marina or tender with the dual opening doors transom doors, and teak swim platform. There is good access forward, and plenty of room on the bow to catch some rays in your favourite anchorage.

This vessel is powered by a 530HP Yanmar 6 cylinder diesel engine with only 290hrs on the clock! Paired with a twin disc gearbox it provides impressive performance cruising at 12 knots with a top speed of 17 knots. It also offers exceptional economy for a vessel of this size using only 40LPH cruising at 12 knots. The engine room is easily accessed from the cockpit, and has to be seen to be fully appreciated. Immaculately presented, it has plenty of room for easy access to all equipment. This vessel is also fitted with a 7.5kVa Westerbeke genset for all the 240V power needs, with only 150hrs on the clock.

With its gleaming grey topsides, quality finishes, and true versatility, this is a vessel not to miss. Whether you want to chase the big ones offshore, cruise with family and friends, or even utilise its excellent accommodation to enjoy the liveaboard life style, this is a vessel that is sure to impress! 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.
Hobart TAS
Leisure, Cruising, Off-shore Fishing
Randall/Fred Barrett
Hull built by Channel Craft (TAS), Fit out and deck by Trevor Sharman (TAS)
49' 3" - 15.00m
14 Tonnes (appox)
Hull Material
Deck Material
Yanmar 530HP Yanmar 6 Cylinder Diesel Engine. Twin Disc gearbox Twin Disc Quik Shift electronic controls Electronic engine diagnostic display
Engine Make
Fuel Type
Engine Hours
Number Engines
Fuel Consumption
40LPH at 12 Knots
Max Speed
17 Knots
Cruise Speed
12 Knots
Shaft drive
Side Power Hydraulic Bow Thruster
Westerbeke 7.5 kVa Genset (150hrs)
2000L in 4 x Stainless Steel Tanks
650L in 2 x Stainless Steel tanks
Well appointed galley to port featuring a generous fridge and freezer, 2 burner gas stove with oven, stainless steel sink with H/C water, and quality Corian bench tops.
Isotherm 12V/240V fridge
Isotherm Freezer
2 Burner gas stove with oven
Hot Water System
Bosch CI10 LPG Water Heater
Excellent accommodation for cruising with family and friends. Forwards is the generous master cabin. This is well appointed with an island double berth plus two single berths which also provide excellent storage. There are also two private midship cabins with single berths for guest accommodation. There is also a single settee berth in the saloon if additional accommodation is required.
3 private cabins
H/C Shower in separate shower bay
Manual marine toilet with holding tank
AM/FM/MP3 Player
Windscreen shade covers
Ground Tackle
Muir Storm 2500 Heavy Duty electric anchor winch with helm station controls
Plough style anchor with chain
Safety Gear
Life Ring
First Aid Kit
Bilge Pumps
5 x Electric bilge pumps
Life Jackets
10 x Life Jackets
Fire Protection
Engine Room 45min Fire Insulation, 2 x 4.5kg extinguishers, fire blanket
12V and 240V Systems throughout
Engine start batteries
House Batteries
240V Shore power system
Raymarine touchscreen chart plotter/sounder
Icom VHF Radio
Yanmar Engine diagnostic display
Steering compass

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