V 162 Vera

Vera was built south of Sydney on the New South Wales coast but is now based near Brisbane in Queensland.



Vera is an unmistakeably modern Vertue.


Galley area


     Main hatch and chart table.


Vera‘s roomy focsle.


  • Laurent Giles design No: 669
  • Builder: N C Summers, Wooloongong, NSW, Australia
  • Launch Date: 1974
  • Hull Material: Oregon pine on Spotted gum
  • Deck: Dynel sheathed marine ply
  • Engine: Yanmar 1 GM 10 diesel
  • Ballast keel material: Lead
  • Doghouse: Long
  • Cockpit: Short
  • Berths: Four
  • Rig: All inboard masthead bermudan sloop
  • Mast: Oregon pine
  • Heads'ls:
  • Backstay arrangement: Twin standing no runners
  • Home Port: Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
  • Current Owner: Greg Currie
  • Contact details:
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  • Other comments: Vera has been lovingly restored in recent years by Greg Currie