Sparkman & Stephens Defiance 30

1989 Defiance 30 now for sale exclusively with DBY Boat Sales.

Defiance 30 built locally by Savage Yachts to a Sparkman and Stephens design. A well-respected club racer cruiser.

A tough sea going boat. She is a well-cared for example of this classic yacht.

The sail wardrobe consists of a NEW Genoa, Dacron fully battened main, dacron furling headsail, rigging is 2009.

Interior is fresh and airy without any leaks or mould. 

The Nanni diesel 21hp engine was installed in 2008 and is showing only 400 hours on the meter.

Complete with all the essentials to get going, she is turn-key ready and presents nicely for coastal yachting or twilight racing on a budget.

A 3 year old survey is available upon request.



Price: SOLD
Price Base: SOLD
Model: 30
Length: 30.00 Feet
Year: 1989
Category: Cruising Boats
Hull Type: GRP
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make:
Engine Type: Nanni 21hp
Condition: Used
State: New South Wales
HIN Number: AUWWA058962A68
Stock Number: PWDE303327
Registration Number: ACC911N
Designer : Sparkman & Stephens
Builder : Savage Yachts
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : Newport
Hull Construction Material : Fibreglass
Hull Type : Mono
Deck Construction Material : GRP
Country Origin : Australia
Length (feet) : 30 feet
Length (m) : 9.14 m
Beam/Width (m) : 3.04 m
Draft (m) : 1.6 m
Number of Helms : 1 tiller plus ST 1000 autopilot
Engine Notes : 2008 Nanni 3 cylinder diesel shaft driven 21hp
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Nanni 3.21 3 cylinder (2008)
Stroke : 4
Engine Hours : 400
Horse Power (hp) : 21
Drive Type : Shaft
Engine Room : Located under companionway steps, heat and sound insulated.
Number of Batteries : 2 with Isolator switch
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 44
Propeller : 2 blade fixed
Steering System : Tiller - folds aft to clear cockpit for entertaining.
Accommodation Notes : 2 cabin - forecabin and V berth and main saloon with 2 settees and quarter berth, nav table with ice box under.Good headroom, plenty of locker storage, blue fabric upholstery. Dinette table folds down from main bulkhead so main cabin is more spacious.
Number of Berths : 5-6
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : Manual flush in forward compartment.
Number of TVs : 1 x Kogan 12v
Galley Notes : L-shaped to port, near companionway with good storage.
Stove : 2 burner metho
Refrigeration : Top loading ice box located under nav table to starboard.
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : GME AM/ FM radio + 2 speakers (2018). Flat screen TV.
Bilge Pump : Manual
Deck Gear : 1 x spinnaker pole, stainless steel boarding ladder
Mast/Rigging : Double spreader alloy mast with masthead rig. 2009 standing rigging. Furlex roller furler on the forestay. Mast deck step reinforced 2013. Adjustable inner forestay. Alloy boom with internal outhaul, 2 reef lines. Rope tackle vang.
Sail Inventory : New Genoa. Dacron Main, fully battened. Dacron furling headsail.
Electrics : 2 x 12v batteries, isolator switch, new 12v panel.
Electronics Navigation : ST100 Autopilot. Wind, Speed, Depth - connected but not working.
Dinghy : 6 person zodiac and 3hp Yamaha outboard
Safety Gear : Life ring, fire extinguisher
Covers : Boom cover, winches
Ground Tackle : Anchor with chain and warp stowed in foredeck locker and additional sand anchor in starboard locker.
Has Navigation Lights : Yes
Radio : GME GX7000 VHF (2018)
Number of Life Jackets : 5
Vessel Name : FIREFLY