Launched 1970
Owner Graeme Woodhouse
Purchased July 2013
Configuration Midships engine, tall rig
Berthed Devonport, Tasmania
Sail Number M 74 (old?)
Australian Registration
State Registration
Call Sign
Builder Swarbricks
Hull Number 4
Fit Out Port dinette, stbd pilot berth
Previous Owners R.Laycock of Williamstown, Victoria was the original owner, followed by D Braham of RYC Vic, then Peter Gibson (until July 2013)
Previous Names Aquila is her original name

The Yacht’s Story

This well travelled boat has certainly lived up to her pedigree with 4 Sydney Hobart’s, 5 Three Peaks and numerous Bass Strait races under her keel. She had a new Kubota diesel in 2007 and can carry 70 litres of diesel and 400 litres of water.


Photo: Robin Morritt Oct 2009

2 thoughts on “Aquila

  1. I wish tio inform you that i have recently purchased AQUILLA from peter gibson.
    Purchased in july 2013.

    • Thanks Graeme,

      Welcome to the S&S 34 family! I will update your web page and send you an email in due course.

      Best regards, Simon

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *