Farr 37 - Major II - $54,000

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Farr 37 - Major II - $54,000

Now exclusively for sale with YOTI Tasmania this Farr 37 Major II would suit those looking for an affordable yacht with a proven race record. 

Major II was launched in 1988 and has competed in 4 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Races and 3 Three Peaks Races. 

A fast racer/cruiser built strong by Robertson Yachts she has also had a new David Lyons keel and strengthening in 2004 to improve performance. The yacht recently had a full hull respray and some refurbishment down below with fresh paint and upholstery. 

Powered by a recently serviced Volvo 3 cylinder /28 hp diesel engine driving a shaft with folding prop. New starter motor and engine mounts in 2009.

This yacht is ready to go with all the important work done. 

Major II is on the marina in Hobart. Contact Danny Ryan on 0447916353 to arrange an inspection.


Designer : Bruce Farr
Builder : Robertson Yachts
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 140 ltrs - Stainless steel tank, fresh water.
Hull Construction Material : GRP
Hull Type : Mono
Deck Construction Material : GRP
Length (feet) : 37 feet
Beam/Width (m) : 3.81 m
Draft (m) : 2.5 m
Keel/Ballast : David Lyons design fin keel-new and strengthened in 2004. There was also a reinforcing grid fitted when the new keel was fitted. (approx $40K spend).
Displacement : 5,592 kg
Drive Type : Shaft
Engine Room : Engine located in Saloon.
Number of Batteries : 2 - 1x engine and 1x house.
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 40 - Stainless steel tank.
Accomodation Notes : 6 berths plus 2x pipe berths. Salon berths have lee cloths.
Number of Berths : 6
Number of Showers : 1 - In head.
Number of Toilets : 1 -Salt water manual.
Number of TVs : 1 - Samsung Flat screen TV.
Stove : No (Galley plumbed for LPG).
Refrigeration : Ice box.
Number of Sinks : 1 stainless steel sink.
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : Stereo AM /FM CD.
Anchor / Winch : Anchor, chain & warp.
Bilge Pump : Manual
Deck Gear : 8 x Various Barlow ST #24 & #28 winches and rope clutches. All lines leading to the cockpit.
Mast/Rigging : 3 spreader Rig. Standing is Stainless rod, running is Spectra fitted 2004-2006. Alloy mast and boom. Hydraulic backstay.
Sail Inventory : Main - Dacron (approx 2006 for last S2H). Jib - #1 Pentex (2004), #3 Dacron (2004), #4 Dacron (2004). Spinnakers - 1x 0.5 ox, 1x 1.50 oz. Storm jib + Trisail.
Electrics : Interior lighting. Salt water manual navigation lights.
Electronics Navigation : Raymarine/Autohelm Sounder. Autohelm( Not functioning). Compass on Binaclce.
Safety Gear : Lifering. Epirb.
GPS : Navman GPS plotter.
Radio : GME VHF, Standard Horizon Hand held VHF, Wired for SSB.
Vessel Name : Major II
Anti-foul : 2017.

Engine 1

Engine Make : Volvo
Horse Power : 28
Fuel Type : Diesel
Drive Type : Saildrive
Steering : Wheel steer with upgraded rudder fitted.
Fuel Capacity : 40
Service History : Engine Serviced 2017.
Propeller : Folding prop.