The Vicsail concept of classic boats
Classic boats are timeless! There is an accepted definition of what makes a boat “a classic”. It generally describes a vessel, either Motor or Sail, of some considered integrity and beauty which is more than 50 years old… However, for the sailing folk of this world and for all boat admirers, there is a much […]Read more
Swan 48 “Cooloola” arrives in Sydney!
She is home! The new Swan 48 “Cooloola” arrived into Port Kembla after a 6 week voyage from the Nautor’s Swan factory, in Finland. A team of experts have made it happen with their very best work and her owners were very appreciative of it. “I’m a very happy owner. It was a difficult time and […]Read more
Swan 48: a genuine performance cruiser
Swan 48 can be easily handled by two people The Swan 48 was released last year (2019) by Nautor’s Swan. The boatyard has already sold more than 25 units. Hull #209 was sold by the Vicsail team and is heading to Australia in the coming months. A 48-footer is a boat that can be easily […]Read more
Current Sailing and Racing Scene by David Sampson
Current State of Sailing Boat Racing and Yacht Sales As Australia and the rest of the world navigate this lonely and strange new way of living with Corona Virus, we are seeing “everything” effected. The sailing and racing scene, like all other sports has been turned on its head. From the local dinghy club on […]Read more
The adventures of Swan 46 Hull #1 “Troubador”
Swan 46 Hull #1 “Troubador” is now on the market A real gem, the Swan 46 Hull #1 “Troubador” is now for sale. “We are delighted to have Troubadour listed at Vicsail! As the Nautor’s Swan agent in Australia and New Zealand for more than a decade now, our team truly appreciate the special qualities that […]Read more
Nautor’s Swan reveals new model: Swan 58
Swan Reveals New 58′ Bluewater Sailing Yacht Nautor’s Swan has revealed the new Swan 58, a blue water performance cruising yacht at Düsseldorf Boat Show. In line with their other models, she is a Germán Frers design and has been added to the range due to compliment the Swan line 48 and 65 models. As part of the […]Read more
A brief recap on Vicsail’s participation at the 75th Sydney to Hobart
The first Sydney to Hobart race Sydney was in 1945. Since then it has grown to become a premier world yachting event. The 75th Edition was announced last year as a momentous one and it exceeded all expectation. With over a 150 entries, including serious cruising boats as well as some of the very best […]Read more
Eagle 44: The Real Deal!
Let us start by sharing a quote from Helen Gunnerson the proud owner of the Eagle 44 “Willpower’ “A fantastic sail to Mornington, leaving our friends in a 50ft Beneteau for dead. She sincerely exceeds expectations. A very beautiful yacht with high quality built. Boy, she is turning heads! And Vicsail has also been brilliant […]Read more