Renowned for their true Bluewater Cruising capability, impressive sailing performance, and spacious interior, the Beneteau Oceanis Clipper 473 remains one of Beneteau's most sought after models. Designed for serious cruising with their solid fiberglass hull, the design features excellent stability and sea keeping abilities in even the most challenging conditions. Equally suited to relaxing family cruising, its superb finishes and luxurious touches, make it a pleasure to spend time on the water. This vessel is an excellent example of the design and is the popular 2 cabin 2 bathroom version. It also features an impressive inventory of cruising equipment and upgrades including NEW 2015 RAYMARINE INSTRUMENTS INCLUDING CHART PLOTTER RADAR, AUTOPILOT, AND WIND/SPEED/DEPTH DISPLAYS, NEW 2021 VETUS BOW THRUSTER, NEW 2021 ANCHOR CHAIN AND ANCHOR, S+K WATERMAKER, WEBASTO DIESEL HEATER, FISCHER PANDA GENSET, HIGHFIELD 3.1M INFLATABLE TENDER WITH 15HP YAMAHA OUTBOARD, FURLING STAYSAIL, ELECTRIC PRIMARY WINCHES, HF RADIO, and AIS. This vessel was also fitted with the upgraded 100HP Yanmar Diesel engine, providing exceptional motoring performance over the standard 60HP option. Presenting in good condition through out, this versatile vessel is ready to make even your most ambitious sailing dreams a reality. Whether you want to explore the stunning waters of Southern Tasmania with friends and family, or head into the Pacific on the adventure of a lifetime, this vessel can do it all in style, safety, and comfort!
Stepping inside, the Cherrywood timber work and fresh white finishes create an ambience of traditional luxury. To starboard is the generous timber dinette, with seating for 8 in comfort on the neatly upholstered settees. The spacious galley is ideal for preparing meals underway. With all the features of a small apartment it is sure to delight even the fussiest chef. It features a double bowl stainless steel sink with H/C pressurised water, large front and top loading fridges, microwave, 2 burner gas stove with oven, and extensive bench space. Designed with a true Owner's master cabin forward, this vessel is ideal for enjoying the liveaboard lifestyle. Complete with island double berth, lounge, extensive storage, and full ensuite with toilet, vanity, and shower, this superb suite boasts all the comfort of home. The second private cabin is aft and features a generous queen sized berth, with full guest bathroom adjacent. Designed with the offshore sailor in mind, the vessel also features a traditional chart table with the modern Raymarine Chart plotter, radios, and electronics close at hand.
Outside, the spacious cockpit is well set up for both relaxing at anchor, and comfortable cruising. Complete with cockpit cushions, spray dodger, bimini and infill, and heavy duty dinghy davits, all the boxes are ticked. The twin wheel design provides easy access to the swim platform, and also excellent visibility when sailing. This vessel is also very well set up for shorthanded sailing with the bow thruster, furling headsail and staysail, mainsail in a boom bag with autopilot, and electric primary winches. There is easy access around the wide side decks, with the raised timber toe rail providing additional security. On the bow is the electric anchor winch, with new anchor and chain for peaceful nights at anchor.
This vessel is powered by the 100HP Yanmar Diesel Engine. This provides easy cruising at 7 knots. The engine is easily accessed under the companionway for hassle free servicing. This vessel also features a generous storage area aft of the galley which houses the genset, watermaker, and washing machine.
With so many upgrades, and its extensive inventory, this impressive package ticks all the boxes! This vessel offers a great opportunity to get out on the water this summer and make your dreams 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.
Family, Leisure, Cruising
11 Tonnes (approx)
Keel / Ballast
Fin Keel with 3,600kg bulb
Yanmar 4JH3-HTE 100HP Diesel Engine
Prop shaft with Volvo dripless seal with Gori 3 blade folding prop
NEW 2021 Vetus Bow Thruster
Fischer Panda Genset
Generous galley to starboard featuring front and top loading fridges, 2 burner gas stove with oven, microwave, stainless steel double bowl sink with H/C Water, and extensive bench space.
12V Front and top loading fridges
Eno 2 burner gas stove with oven, Microwave
S+K Watermaker (240V)
Hot Water System
Hot water from 240V and Engine
Superb two cabin two bathroom layout. Forward is the spacious master suite complete with island double berth, lounge, extensive storage, and full ensuite with toilet, vanity and shower. The second private cabin is aft and features a huge queen sized berth, good storage, and adjacent guest bathroom. There are also two single settee berths in the saloon when additional accommodation is required.
2 x H/C Showers in bathrooms, cold shower on transom
Manual Jabsco toilet forward, TMC Electric toilet aft with holding tank
TV in saloon
Webasto Ducted diesel heater plus 240V Heating
3.1m Inflatable Tender
15HP Yamaha 2 Stroke Outboard
Boom Bag with lazy jacks
Spray dodger (clears need replacing)
NEW 2021 Stainless Steel anchor and chain
Electric and Manual bilge pumps
Fire Extinguishers, smoke detector, fire blanket
12V and 240V System throughout
6 x House Batteries
Engine Start Batteries
240V Shore power
NEW 2015 Raymarine Chart Plotter
NEW 2015 Raymarine Autopilot with handheld remote
NEW 2015 Raymarine Wind/speed/depth
NEW 2015 Raymarine Radar
VHF Radio with cockpit remote
NEW 2018 Mainsail
Furling headsail (NEW UV Strip 2019)
Mast / Rigging
Aluminium mast and boom
NEW 2015 Standing Rigging
Gas BBQ and 2 x 6kg gas bottles