Price AU $149,500 UNDER CONTRACT

AU $149,500
Designed and built by professional steel boat builder, Robert Hughes of Beauty Point Tasmania, the Lanena 38 is a superb example of a capable and well thought out cruising yacht. Its true pilothouse design with two complete steering stations making it ideal for the Tasmanian conditions, and also provides delightful panoramic visibility from the saloon and galley. Finished to the highest standard with innovative features throughout, this is a vessel that has to be seen to be fully appreciated. Having been very well maintained, it presents in excellent condition, and is a true turn key package ready to be enjoyed. Whether you are looking for a family cruiser with plenty of space and privacy, well equipped live-aboard with all the creature comforts, or long range capable cruiser to explore Australia and beyond, this is a vessel that can do it all in style and comfort.

Stepping inside, the pilothouse offers incredible visibility, and the white finishes give a light and modern feel. To port is the large dinette with seating for 8 in comfort on the oval settee. Opposite is the well appointed galley running down the starboard side. With the stunning views, cooking whilst underway is no chore! The galley features a 4 burner gas stove with oven, large upright fridge, stainless steel sink with H/C water, and a generous pantry for extended cruising. The central helm station has exceptional visibility, and is an ideal place to keep watch in cooler weather. With all electronics close at hand and easy hydraulic steering, the vessel is simply a joy to use! The accommodation is exceptional and would be the envy of much larger vessels. Aft are two private double cabins, each with excellent storage and hanging space. The port side double cabin has a second small cabin adjacent which has a bunk for a younger crew member, or makes ideal sail storage. There is a third private double cabin midships, with a single berth opposite. Forward is the large bathroom. This has a separate powder room with toilet and vanity, and generous shower bay forward, again with a full vanity. Truely one level living, this vessel has few steps to negotiate and the clever use of space is very impressive.

On deck, the deep cockpit is very well protected, ideal for keeping younger crew member safe as well as for offshore passages. There is comfortable cockpit seats for 6, and a folding leaf central dinette for alfresco dinning at your favourite anchorage. Every details has been meticulously thought out with the opening step through transom, solid stainless steel guard rails, heavy duty davits, and wide safe side decks. Sailing this vessel is a breeze with the furling headsail, lazy jacks for the mainsail, and Raymarine autopilot.

This vessel is powered by a very well maintained 62HP Nanni Diesel Engine which provides easy cruising at 6.5 knots in any conditions. There is exceptional access to the engine, shaft and stern tube for easy servicing.

Designed with a life time of sailing experience and boat building, this vessel simply ticks all the boxes. Built to the highest of standards for his own family, Hughes has created an exceptional vessel which offers great versatility and is sure to delight on inspection. Pilothouse cruisers are always highly sort after so don't miss out on this incredible opportunity! 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
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Hughes (TAS)
Hughes (TAS)
37' 9" - 11.50m
11 Tonnes
Keel / Ballast
3 Tone Lead Keel
Hull Material
Steel Steel 5mm Steel Plate and 3mm Galvanised Sheet
Deck Material
62HP Nanni 5 Cylinder Diesel Engine (5.280HE) Hearth HBW250 Gearbox 50mm Stainless Steel prop shaft running through oil filled stern trube with white metal bearings and seals
Engine Make
Fuel Type
Engine Hours
Number Engines
Fuel Consumption
3L per/hr approx.
Cruise Speed
6.5 Knots
Shaft with 3 blade fixed prop (20" x 16")
600L (2 x 300L Stainless Steel Tanks) VDO Fuel Gauge
800L (in 3 x Stainless Steel tanks) VDO Water Gauge
Very well equipped galley to starboard featuring a 4 burner gas stove with oven, large upright fridge, full pantry, and stainless steel sink with H/C water.
103L Electrolux 3 way fridge
Lido 4 burner gas stove with oven
Hot Water System
30L Hot water Service
Exceptional accommodation for cruising with family and friends! There are two large private double berths aft both with extensive storage and hanging space. There is a third private double midships, again with excellent storage. To starboard is a single berth, and there is an excellent area off the port side double cabin which can either be utilised as sail storage, or as a berth for a child.
3 double private cabins
H/C Shower is separate shower bay
Jabsco Manual marine toilet
TV in Saloon
Sony XR-1750 AM/FM Radio
Boom bag with lazy jacks
Ground Tackle
Lewmar Ocean 2 Electric Anchor Winch
40LB CQR Anchor with 45m x 10mm Short Link Chain
Safety Gear
Sentinel System Gas Alarm
Bilge Pumps
Fire Protection
Fire Extinguisher and Fire Blanket
12V System throughout
Engine Start Battery
House Batteries
Dual Battery Isolator
1200W Altronic 240V Inverter
BP 22W Solar Panel
Lowrance HDS5 Chartplotter
Apelco 700 Chartplotter
Raytheon Pathfinder SL70 Radar
Raytheon ST5000 Plus Autopilot
GME GX558 VHF Radio
Raymarine Depth/log
Autohelm ST30 Wind Instrument
Sail Inventory
Mainsail (good condition)
Furling Genoa (NEW UV strip)
MPS (excellent condition)
Storm Jib (unused)
All sails are removed from the vessel and stored over winter
Mast / Rigging
Almasts aluminium 2 spreader mast and boom
Stainless Steel standing rigging
Deck Gear
2 x Lewmar 48 ST Primary Winches
2 x Lewmar 16 ST Halyard Winches
Gebo Hatches and port holes
Solid 316 Stainless Steel guard rails around the vessel
Opening transom for easy boarding
2 x Large lazarette in the cockpit
2 x large fenders with covers
1 x 8.5kg gas bottle
1 x 4.5kg gas bottle
Twin Steering Stations with Hydrive 2000 (Hydraulic Steering)
Antifouled December 2023

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