Bay of Islands
Blue Water 43 "Swansong" - Designed by the renowned Ted Ewbank, crafted by Ludolph Marine and launched in 2000, Swansong stands out as a kiwibuilt robustly constructed launch with solid GRP hull and super structure. She is tough, handles well and is a high-volume family cruising and fishing boat. If you are looking for a turnkey package for summer, then look no further.
Built to New Zealand survey standards with meticulously maintained service records since 2002, she has a track record to be proud of. With a solid foundation, she offers peace of mind to those who appreciate the importance of safety at sea. Swansong’s large, uncluttered cockpit and generous internal volume makes for an outstanding experience for family and friends. The large refrigeration space means provisions are never a problem for extended cruising periods. The enclosed flybridge provides protection while cruising during the shoulder months and ensures comfortable cruising when the weather turns.
Under her sleek exterior, Swansong is powered by twin Caterpillar 3116 325hp diesel engines with underwater exhausts, providing both power and efficiency. Her impressive cruising speed of 16-20 knots allows for swift journeys while achieving a top speed of 25 knots.
Equipped with modern Garmin navigation equipment, an autopilot system and 2x electronic throttle control stations, Swansong is well-equipped for cruising. Whether you're a seasoned sailor or new to the world of pleasure boating, her user-friendly features make navigation easy.
Freshly antifouled in September, Swansong is primed and ready as we step into the summer break. Don't miss your chance to own this rare beauty.