Price AU $129,500 Huge price reduction

AU $129,500 Huge price reduction
Joe Adams is renowned for designing yachts with true Bluewater capability, impressive sailing performance, and comfortable accommodation. The Naut 40 certainly exemplifies these traits, and the design boasts an impressive reputation of their sea keeping abilities in even the most challenging conditions. This vessel is an excellent example of the design and has certainly proven its capability with the original owners completed a full circumnavigation. The current (second) owners have since completed 90,000NMs, cruising double handed through the Pacific from icy high latitudes of Alaska, through to many years exploring the tropics. As highly experienced Bluewater sailors, they have superbly equipped the vessel with everything required for safe and comfortable full-time cruising. These significant features include A NEW 2014 VOLVO PENTA 55HP DIESEL ENGINE, NEW 2018 STANDING RIGGING, NEW 2018 440AH HOUSE BATTERIES, 2015 100M X 10MM ANCHOR CHAIN, DIESEL GENERATOR, WATER MAKER, WASHING MACHINE, 1000W AND 2500W INVERTER/CHARGERS, FLEMMING WIND VANE STEERING PLUS 2 X AUTOPILOT SYSTEMS, RIB WITH 9.8HP AND 3.5HP OUTBOARDS, WEBASTO DIESEL HEATER, AND EXTENSIVE FRIDGE AND FREEZER SPACE. Having been freshly antifouled, prop-speed applied, polished, new anode, and saildrive oil replaced SEPT 2023, this vessel is offered as a turn key package ready for its next adventure. Whether you want to cruise around Tasmania, Australia, or even complete a circumnavigation, this vessel has everything you need to do it in safety and comfort!

Stepping inside, the vessel has a warm and welcoming ambience with the quality traditional timber work and clean white finishes. To port is the stunning timber dinette with seating for 8 in comfort on the neatly upholstered U-shapped settee. Aft is the well appointed galley with Corian bench top. This is ideal for preparing meals at sea with the 2 burner gas stove with oven and grill, microwave oven, stainless steel double bowl sink with H/C pressurised water, foot pumps for fresh and salt water, and comes complete with extensive crockery/cutlery/utensils. There is also extensive fridge and freezer space with the Ozefridge top loading fridge, and portable Autofridge (fridge or freezer). The accommodation is ideal for cruising with family and friends. The impressive master-cabin is forward with a generous Pullman style double berth with custom pocket spring mattress and plenty of storage. Aft is a double cabin to port, and single berth to starboard. There is also a single settee berth with lee-cloth in the saloon, ideal as a sea berth when on passage. Also to starboard is the private bathroom with Lavac toilet with holding tank, vanity, and H/C shower. Being a true Bluewater cruiser, the vessel also features a generous chart table complete with navigation computer, extensive electronics, and radios, and there is an excellent storage area in the bow.

Outside, the cockpit has a pilothouse like feel being fully enclosed with quality clears. The owners have commented that even when the vessel was covered in snow in remote regions of Alaska, they were snug and warm with the diesel heater providing warmth not only throughout the vessel but also to the enclosed cockpit. With plenty of comfortable seating, and excellent visibility, this is also a great space to relax and take in the views of your favourite anchorage. Superbly set up for easy shorthanded sailing, the vessel is equipped with quality self tailing winches, wind vane steering plus the two electric autopilots, cutter rigged with furling headsails, and the mainsail in a boom bag with lazy jacks. There is easy access around the wide side decks thanks to the flush deck design, and an electric anchor winch on the bow with heavy duty anchoring gear for serious cruising.

This vessel is powered by the NEW 2014 Volvo Penta 55HP diesel engine. This has been meticulously maintained and serviced every 100hrs by the highly experienced owner. Providing excellent reliability, the vessel cruising comfortably at 7 knots.

Complete with extensive spares, a fully encapsulated keel for strength and safety, and all the comforts of home, this proven vessel is sure to impress! Simply stock the fridge, set the sails, and your ready to make even your most ambitious cruising aspiration a reality! 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.
Kettering TAS
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Joe Adams
Naut Yachts
40' 0" - 12.20m
12 Tonnes
Keel / Ballast
Fully encapsulated lead 3.5 Tonne keel
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP Solid hand laid fiberglass
Deck Material
Composite (fiberglass with Balsa core)
NEW 2014 Volvo Penta D255 4 Cylinder naturally aspirated Diesel Engine NEW 2014 Engine beds and mounts Serviced every 100hrs Extensive engine spares
Engine Make
Volvo Penta
Fuel Type
Engine Hours
Number Engines
Fuel Consumption
Cruise Speed
7 Knots
Saildrive with 3 blade Volvo folding prop
2 Cylinder Kubota Diesel Engine with 210Amp Balmar Alternator (With spare 210Aamp Balmar Alternator)
Well appointed galley featuring Corian bench tops, a 2 burner gas stove with oven and grill, microwave oven, stainless steel double bowl sink with H/C pressurised water, foot pumps for fresh and salt water, extensive crockery/cutlery/utensils, and excellent storage.
Ozefridge 12V Eutectic Top Loading Fridge
Portable 12V Autofridge (can be fridge or freezer)
Broadwater 2 burner gas stove with oven and grill, Microwave
Spectra 35LPH Water Maker (currently pickled)
Hot Water System
80L Hot water system from 240V and engine
Excellent accommodation for cruising with friends and family! The master cabin is forward and features a double Pullman style berth and plenty of storage. There is a generous aft double berth to port, single berth to starboard, and single settee berth with lee-cloth in the saloon.
H/C Shower in bathroom with sump pump
Lavac Manual Toilet with 12V Macerator pump and Holding Tank
12V TV/DVD Player
Stereo Radio/CD Player
Air Conditioning
Webasto Diesel Heater
Caribe 2.75 RIB
9.8HP Tohatsu and 3.5HP Tohatsu (plus 2 x fuel containers)
Fully enclosed cockpit clears
Boom bag with lazy jacks
Spray Dodger
Ground Tackle
Muir 12V Electric Anchor Winch
60lb Plough Anchor with 2015 100m x 10mm Galvanised Chain
30lb Plough Stern Anchor with 20m x 10mm Chain plus 100m x Rope
Safety Gear
Life Sling
Danbuoy with strobe light
Drogue with line
Jack stays
Fife Rails at mast
Signalling Mirror
Bilge Pumps
500LPH electric pump forward, 100LPH electric pump aft, plus manual bilge pump
2 x 406 EPIRBs
Inshore Flare Kit
Fire Protection
3 x Fire Extinguishers and Fire Blanket
12V and 240V Systems through out
NEW 2018 440AH House Batteries
1 x Engine Start Battery
1000W + 2500W inverter chargers linked to Xantrex Link 2000 Battery Monitor
600W Pure sign wave inverter
2 x 170W Solar Panels with separate Victron MPPT Controllers
Bebe LED Anchor Light
B&G Wind/Speed/Depth in cockpit and Nav Station
West Marine VHF 600DC VHF Radio
Barrat 550 HF Radio with Ham Tune and Modem
Vesper AIS Transceiver
Garmin 12 GPS linked to Laptop
Garmin 48 GPS
Garmin Fish finder/depth sounder
Raytheon R20 Radar
Raymarine ST6001 with 400G core pack and linear electric ram autopilot
Raymarine ST1000 Tiller Pilot connected to Fleming windvane (backup autopilot)
Laptop Nav Computer with printer
2 x Hand held GPS
Firdel Radar Reflector
Visiball Radar Reflector
Hand Bearing Compass
Spare Linear Autopilot Ram
Spare AH600 Tiller Pilot
Sail Inventory
Trisail with separate track on the mast
Spare Genoa
Mast / Rigging
Aluminium Austspar double spreader deck stepped mast
Aluminium Boom
NEW 2018 Stainless Steel standing rigging with Staylok fittings
Hood Seafurl 5 Headsail furler
Profurl NC42 Staysail furler
Strong Track fitted to mast for mainsail
Spinnaker pole and track on mast
Jockey Pole
Spare Sheets
Deck Gear
Barlow 32ST Primary winches
Anderson 28ST Two Speed secondary winches
Barlow 24ST Cockpit winches
Barlow 16ST Mainsheet winch
Barlow 23,20,19ST Mast winches
Fleming Wind Vane
Stainless Steel boarding ladder
2015 Dyneema Life Lines

Washing machine
Vacuum Cleaner
7 x 20L Jerry cans for diesel
1 x 20L Jerry can for petrol
2 x Over the side barrels for extra life aft supplies
Multiple spares and tools
Antifouled, prop-speed, polished, new anode, and saildrive oil replaced Sept 2023
2018 Hull below the water sand blasted, before several coats of Epoxy and tie coats applied
2017 Bottom Rudder Bearing replaced

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