Located in Wellington and priced to sell WORTH THE WAIT is ready for her new owner and welcomes your inspection.


The highly popular 530 Voyager was the flagship of the Carver fleet when introduced in 1998 and remains a popular choice for people looking for a large volume sea capable vessel.


Enter through the sliding cockpit door, you are welcomed by a large salon area with the L-shaped sofa facing the retractable flat screen TV. The galley is forward of the saloon with ample storage, electric oven, microwave and 2 large volume Subzero fridge Freezers. Moving forward and slightly elevated is the recently upgraded centred main helm station surrounded by a second curved seating area.

Steps behind the helm station lead up to the fully enclosed flybridge and second helm upgraded with new electronics in 2021 as well as full new enclosing clears.

Accommodation is made up of three cabins and two heads below which include a full beam master with washer, dryer and shower/bathtub in the private head. The forward VIP stateroom consists of a walk around queen berth and en-suite access to the second heads. The third cabin contains twin bunks with access to the second heads opposite.


Features & Upgrades:

  • Twin Cummins 450HP Shaft drive (recently serviced and with new propspeed Nov 2021)
  • Kohler Genset
  • Air Conditioning throughout
  • QC BP800 Bow thruster
  • Full hull 4mm sand back and new antifoul (Oct 2021)
  • New house and start batteries (2021)
  • Victron battery charger/inverter and battery monitoring system (New 2021)
  • Raymarine chart plotter with autopilot (New 2021)
  • Garmin secondary chart plotter x2 (New 2021)
  • Raymarine VHF Radio X2 (New 2021)
  • Harman Kardon/Bose sound system w/amp and subwoofer
  • Electronically retractable Philips TV in Saloon (New 2021)
  • 24V Maxwell anchor windlass with 30KG anchor and 80M of 10mm chain
  • New clears on flybridge (New 2021)
  • Subzero fridge/freezer x2 in galley
  • Princess electric oven
  • Washer & Dryer in master cabin


‘Worth the Wait’ is available to view now in Wellington and continuation of lease of berth is available to transfer to the new owner. 


Contact Al White now for more information or to arrange a viewing.


(+64) 273593040

Price $640,000 NZD NZD
Brand Carver
Model 530 VOYAGER
Length 16.38 Meters
Year 1999
Category Motor Yachts
Hull Type Fibreglass
Hull Style Single
Power Type Power
Type Of Sales Dealer
Engine Make Cummins,Cummins
Engine Type Cummins
Condition Used
State New Zealand
Suburb Auckland
Engine Make Cummins
Engine Hours 900
Horse Power 450
Fuel Type Diesel
Drive Type Inboard / Shaftdrive
Steering Hydraulic
Fuel Capacity 3200
Propeller 4 Blade
Engine Make Cummins
Engine Hours 900
Horse Power 450
Fuel Type Diesel
Drive Type Inboard / Shaftdrive
Steering Hydraulic
Fuel Capacity 3200
Propeller 4 Blade
Designer Carver
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) 1000 l
Hull Construction Material Fiberglass
Deck Construction Material GRP
Country Origin USA
Length (m) 16.38 m
Beam/Width (m) 4.67 m
Draft (m) 1.45 m
Dry Weight (kgs) 20800 kgs
Number of Helms 2
Colour White
Engine Notes Twin Cummins 6CTA Shaft drive 450HP
Number Of Engines 2
Engine Hours 800
Horse Power (hp) 900
Drive Type Shaft
Generator Kohler
Number of Batteries House and start batteries new 2021
Fuel Type Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) 3200 l
Propeller 4 Blade
Steering System Hrdraulic, twin helm
Bow Thruster QC BP800 Bowthruster
Accomodation Notes 3 cabins: 1 double master with ensuite 1 double forward walk around bed with ensuite access 1 twin bunk cabin
Number of Berths 6
Number of Showers 2 + cockpit + bathtub in master cabin
Number of Toilets 2
Toilet Type electric flushing w/holding tank
Air Conditioning Full throughout
Number of TVs 1 in saloon and 1 in master cabin
Galley Notes Full galley in saloon with electric oven, microwave and twin Subzero fridge/freezers (New 2021)
Stove Princess Electric oven/hob
Refrigeration 2 Subzero fridges or freezer in galley (new 2021) Frigid freezer in cockpit
Number of Freezers 1 - 3
Number of Sinks 3
Entertainment and Appliances Notes Main TV on electric retractable lifter in saloon. Second TV in Master Cabin Harman/Kamon sound system/sub
Anchor / Winch Maxwell - New 2021 80m of 10mm chain 30KG anchor
Bilge Pump Full throughout with helm station alarms
Electrics New start/house batteries 2021 Victron inverter/battery charger 2021
Electronics Navigation Raymarine Chart plotter (New 2021) Garmin Chart plotter X2 (New 2021) Raymarine VHF X2 (New 2021) Raymarine Autopilot (New 2021)
Covers Full new clears on flybridge
GPS Raymarine/Garmin
Number of Fish Finders 1
Has Navigation Lights Full LED
Radio Raymarine VHF X2 (New 2021)
Cruising speed 15-18 Knots
Maximum speed 22 Knots
Vessel Name Worth the Wait
Anti-foul Full - New 2021
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