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Southern Ocean 60

Price AU $318,000 Huge price reduction

AU $318,000 Huge price reduction
Ideal for family world cruising, 60ft "Commitment" owned by famed Australian solo world sailor & adventurer, Tony Mowbray, is for sale.

No matter what your purpose is for this world capable yacht it will not disappoint or fall short in the slightest.
This boat is equipped to sail anywhere in the world, through the harshest of weather or to the lagoon of Bora Bora!
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a magnificent, robust and proven "go anywhere" yacht that is eminently suitable for a comfortable, safe family orientated lifestyle or charter sailing with her sea kindly qualities and easy to sail set up.

"Commitment" is bred for high end seaworthiness

Settlement terms are flexible and could include a part or full real estate trade.

"Commitment" was purchased by Tony in 2005 and underwent a complete & uncompromising refit and since then has been meticulously maintained in peak operating condition
You name it.... Back in 05/06 it was replaced or upgraded and has been cared for ever since!

Tony has operated her as a family and charter/expedition vessel producing significant income over many years and the opportunity to continue in this arena by a new owner with assistance from Tony is available

Since 2006 Tony has safely & comfortably taken his young children & family plus numerous charter guests to such exotic destinations as Antarctica, Patagonia, Sth Pacific, Tahiti, NZ, Fiji & Australia.

Admirably suited to being cruised by a couple or couples, a large family and/or generating income with charter guests the boat is able to sleep 10 (8 best when sailing) at anchor spread throughout 5 generous cabins.

A generous main cabin along with a large volume, very safe cockpit, a large uncluttered flush deck & a beautifully proportioned internal layout make for a great boat admired by all who see her.
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New South Wales
Newcastle NSW
Family, Leisure, Cruising
60 Ocean
Southern Ocean Shipyards
60' 0" - 18.29m
15 ft (4.59 metres)
8 ft (2.40 metres)
28 tonnes
Keel / Ballast
External cast iron, glassed. Ballast 6,800 kg.
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP Fibreglass
Deck Material
125 HP turbo charged Yanmar Diesel engine (new in 2006) with 3 blade fixed propeller.
Engine Make
125 HP
Fuel Type
Engine Hours
Number Engines
Shaft drive, 3 blade fixed propeller
6.5 KVA Kohler 240 volt diesel Genset (new 2006) refurbishment 2013
1,360 Litres
2,600 Litres
Fully equipped galley consisting of;
1 x LPG gas stove 4 x burner, griller & Oven
2 x LPG gas bottles
Cutlery, crockery, drink ware, storage containers and cooking utensils for 8 people
1 x elec frying pan, 1 x elec toaster, 1 x elec kettle
1 x Vacuum cleaner
1 x LPG gas stove 4 x burner, griller & Oven
Hot Water System
60 Litre hot water system
The Ocean 60 has a large, roomy layout. Large comfortable cabins with ample storage and headroom throughout.
1x large Double berth forward with storage
4x seperate cabins containing two large single berths each and storage.
2 enclosed heads
1 x Sony radio/CD player
1 x Kogan 17inch 12 volt TV with inbuilt DVD player
Air Conditioning
1 x Webasto diesel cabin heater and 1 x Dickinson diesel cabin heater
3.4m Quicksilver inflatable dinghy in excellent condition, oars, manual pump, anchor & warp
8 HP Mercury outboard motor new in 2013, fuel tank with fuel
Mainsail/Boom covers
2 x waterproof PVC boom/awning covers
Ground Tackle
1 x Sarca number 9 anchor
1 x very large admiralty anchor
80 metres stainless steel anchor chain plus 35 metres of galvanised chain (Total125 metres)
Safety Gear
1 x RFD pack "B" 6 person life raft new in December 2016, service due December 2017
1 x 406 Epirb ocean signal exp date battery 2025
1 x 406 EPIRB GME exp date battery 2019
1 x fire blanket
6 x fire extinguishers
1 x LPG gas bilge detector
4 x containers of comprehensive first aid equipment
Quantity of handheld & parachute safety flares
Emergency steering tiller system
Bilge Pumps
Life Raft
Life Jackets
Fire Protection
1 x 6.5 KVA Kohler 240 volt diesel Genset (new 2006) refurbishment 2013
2 x 64 watt solar panels
1 x 150 watt solar panel
1 x air marine wind generator
4 x 200 A/H sealed lead acid house batteries new in 2014
1 x 80 A/H starting battery for Genset new in 2014
1 x 240 volt refrigeration system for fridge and freezer 1 x 240 volt shore power elec lead
2 x 240 volt elec leads
2 x 240 volt battery chargers fitted (new 2015)
1 x 240 volt battery charger portable
1 x GME VHF Radio fitted
1 x Navman Chart Colour Plotter model 8120
4 x Max C-MAP electronic charts covering Australia, NZ, Antarctica, Chile, Argentina & South Pacific Islands
1 x Raymarine 48nm Radar Model C80
1 x Suunto Model D165 steering compass
2 x handheld VHF radios
1 x depth sounder
1 x Coursemaster electronic autopilot
1 x Hydrive Hydraulic steering system
1 x handheld GPS
2 x Barometers
1 x Clock
Operation Manuals for all equipment
Sail Inventory
2 x Mainsails by North, Aft new 2006, Fwd new 2012 excellent condition
2 x Headsails by Doyle, excellent condition
2 x spare Headsails, age undetermined good condition
1 x spare mainsail reasonable condition
Spare sheets, halyards & rope
Spare turning blocks, genoa cars, pulleys etc.
2 x bosun's chairs
1 x comprehensive sail repair kit
Mast / Rigging
2 x Aluminum masts by Proctor (UK), both keel stepped
2 x Aluminum booms by Whalespar (AUS) New in 2006
2 x Frederickson mainsail luff slide systems
2 x Furlex self furlers (1 x 300S & 1 x 400S)
2 x Forespar strut boom vangs
2 x spinnaker poles
1 x radar reflector
Deck Gear
4 x Lewmar self tailing mast halyard/reefing winches
1x Andersen self tailing mainsheet winch
2 x Self tailing Lewmar 65 Primary cockpit winches
2 x non self tailing Lewmar 55 Triple speed secondary cockpit winches
1 x Maxwell electric anchor winch
Included in the purchase will be an extended & detailed vendor tuition period (if required) plus Tony will sail with you on an extended open ocean passage (if also required) to further familiarise you with the operations of this beautiful boat on the open ocean.

Delivery to any corner of the globe by Tony (for an additional fee) can be arranged with him as well.

Details of "Commitment" along with many more photos, video footage and some of her charter destinations/work that Tony has undertaken are able to be viewed at www. Adventuresailingexpeditions. Com
The web site can be purchased as well if required.

There are a myriad of opportunities available here for those looking for an eye-catching, big, solid and safe yacht.
If you are looking for a life of excitement, family fun and adventure and/or to earn income whilst living the dream.... "Commitment" is ready to take you there!!!

For more information call Tony on 0424 842 222 or Glenn on 0414 988 273

DISCLAIMER: Buyaboat offers the details of this vessel in good faith but can not guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his surveyor to investigate such details as the buyer desires. This vessel is offered subject prior to sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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