Vancouver 34

The Vancouver 34 is a superb offshore cruiser and is exclusively for sale with DBY Boat Sales. A rare opportunity to secure this much sought after yacht with a proven hull design and excellent build quality, plus, sailed so easily short handed. Very much a modern classic and with her long keel and heavy displacement, she is a delight to sail. Australian registered ship a bonus and ready to go anywhere.

This Vancouver 34 Classic is in immaculate condition, very clean and tidy and is a fantastic boat for those who wish to sail that bit further in comfort and safety.

A 2 owner boat since new, she has just completed a 2 year solo circumnavigation with her lady owner! Wind Vane self-steering fitted to aid those long solo passages. Raymarine electronics and VHF radio fitted.

Accommodation is a forward cabin with V single berths and infill cushion to make a double berth, storage and hanging locker, opening portlights, opening deck hatch. Door leading through to saloon with heads compartment to starboard, and to saloon with bench seat to port and U shaped settee to starboard. Central dining table with drop leaves, that can be converted to a double berth, settee berths fitted with lee cloths.
Large forward facing chart table to starboard with quarter berth aft. Large seat at chart table with a removable back rest. The 12v fridge is located behind this seat.

Galley is to port side with wet hanging locker aft, this locker drains to the bilge. Steps up to cockpit with very good access to engine under the steps. 6 fixed portlights and 2 opening portlights. Opening deck hatch. Insect screens for hatches and portlights and blinds for the portlights.

For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater Office in Newport. Please call +61 2 9999 3311 for an inspection. For additional high resolution photos and detailed inventory, please email

Price: $150,000 AUD
Price Base: $150,000
Model: 34
Length: 34.00 Feet
Year: 2009
Category: Cruising Yachts
Hull Type: Fibreglass
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make:
Engine Type: Yanmar diesel shaft driven
Condition: Used
State: New South Wales
Registration Expiry Date: AMSA
Stock Number: DBY00016
Registration Number: O.N 862422
Designer : Robert Harris
Builder : Northshore Yachts
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 175
Hull Construction Material : Fibreglass
Hull Type : Mono
Deck Construction Material : GRP with textured non skid
Country Origin : UK
Length (feet) : 34 feet
Length (m) : 10.44 m
Beam/Width (m) : 3.20 m
Draft (m) : 1.44 m
Keel/Ballast : Lead encapsulated, no keel bolts
Number of Helms : 1 x Wheel with autopilot plus wind vane steering
Engine Notes : Yanmar 3YM 30hp diesel shaft driven. All engine mounts and cutlass bearing replaced 10.23
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Diesel shaft drive with dripless seal
Stroke : 4
Engine Hours : 2000
Horse Power (hp) : 30
Drive Type : Shaft with dripless seal
Engine Room : Immaculate, heat and sound insulated, located under companionway steps
Generator : Alternator
Number of Batteries : 3
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 200
Propeller : 3 blade fixed
Steering System : Stainless steel primary wheel, Raymarine autopilot, wind pilot wind vane steering
Number of Berths : 5
Number of Showers : 1
Shower Type : hot and cold pressurised
Toilet Type : Manual marine
Holding Tank (L) : 70
Galley Notes : L shaped galley with large bench space, deep 12v frigoboat refrigeration, hot and cold pressurised water plus sea water for rinsing
Stove : Portable butane cooker in gimballed frame
Refrigeration : Frigoboat 12v deep chest style
Number of Sinks : 1 stainless steel
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : Blauplunkt sound system
Anchor / Winch : Muir electric anchor windlass fitted 2016
Bilge Pump : 1 x auto plus 1 manual
Deck Gear : Profurl genoa furller Furlex staylail furller Lewmar winches Selden deck step mast Stainless steel and teak swim platform on transom, deep swim ladder, dorades, teak grab rails,
Mast/Rigging : Dyneema side stays (2017) Dyneema back stays (2017) Selden single line reef system
Sail Inventory : Mainsail by Brian Shinlad (2019) Repaired old mainsail as spare Yankee jib miter cut by Brian Shinlad (2023) Staylail (2017) Repaired old jib as spare Gennaker
Electrics : 2022 engine start battery, 2023 House batteries (2) 2 x 100 watt solar panels and regulator, 240v shore poweer
Electronics Navigation : Radar, Raymarine chart plotter, pedestal compass
Dinghy : Yamaha 2hp outboard, no dinghy
Covers : Bimini, spray dodger, boom bag for mainsail with lazy jacks, UV strip on headsail
Safety Gear : Radar, Raymarine chart plotter, Iridium Go satellite phone, Icom VHF, EPIRB, Ocean Safety offshore life raft with EPIRB
Ground Tackle : B├╝gel main anchor 1 stern anchor, 1 spare anchor 8mm 80m anchor chain plus spare anchor chain
GPS : Raymarine
Has Navigation Lights : Yes, LED
Radio : Icom VHF, Iridium Go satellite phone
Number of Life Jackets : 4
Remarks : SOLO female Circumnavigation 2022-2023, Australia to Japan to Australia 2019-2020. East coast of Australia far North Queensland to Tasmania twice 2016-2019. Lots of quality spare parts included. All operating manuals and Vancouver original documents
Vessel Name : NAUSIKAA
Anti-foul : February 2024