Clearwater AL Vanquish Sports Cuddy Cabin Series

Vanquish Sports Cuddy Cabin Series

Well designed, well mannered fishing machines

Soft riding, easy planing fishing machines, designed to get you out to the fish quicker, in comfort and with ease.

Boaters moving up from smaller aluminum boat models, or perhaps buying their very first fishing or family boat, will find the CW AL 540 and 580 Vanquish models, the perfect new fishing rig.
The Vanquish models, are well designed, well mannered fishing machines.
They excel with a mid range Outboard, and are ideally suited to a custom made Dunbier Trailer.

Go out and see why Australia’s leading fishermen, choose the proven hull of choice, Clearwater. With both models including under floor fuel tanks, the CW AL 540, with a 125 Ltr fuel tank, and the CW AL 580, featuring a large 200 Ltr fuel tank, have confidence to get out and catch that big one. As fishing rigs, the Vanquish models have just about everything needed in a boat of this category. And because it is built by the Whittley Family, you can be are assured of quality in your boating investment!

Soft riding, easy planing fishing machines, designed to get you out to the fish quicker, in comfort and with ease. No one does it better than the Whittley Family, and that is demonstrated in the flagship 580 Vanquish. You will not find a sporty more enjoyable blue water pressed alloy fishing hull, than the two model Vanquish hulls. Clearwater has once again carved a name for itself as the market leader.


The 540 Vanquish C built by Clearwater Boats, offers a sleek, streamlined boat with a hull built for strength, speed and comfort. At 5.0m long, it’s a fun family cruiser or a great fishing boat for up to 6 people, which provides protection from the elements with a roomy alloy cabin. The 540 also offers maximum fishing area where it matters, at the rear of the boat and under the floor fuel tank. Ideally matched with your dealers Outboard Brand four stroke range, boating has never been more reliable. The 540 also offers large sealed front windows in the deck, as well a large folding front hatch which leads the way to plenty of room in a large anchor locker. Generous side pockets, rear door and extended swim platform, also ensure fishermen have extended room in their work area when backing up on that large blue water fish. Popular options include a stainless steel rocket launcher and bimini top, front and side clears, all adding to the boats overall style and appeal. Certainly a true blue-water hull, designed by Australia’s leading team of boating experts.


Built by boating experts for boating experts, as the flagship of the Clearwater AL range, the 580 Vanquish offers everything you have come to expect in a Clearwater Boat - value for money, high performance, strength and longevity. Large enough for trolling in a big swell, yet stable enough to
provide an ideal casting platform. This 5.95m rig is an adaptable boat, perfect for the dedicated fisho or as a family day cruiser. Ideally matched and powered by a up to four stroke 150HP Outboard, the 580 Vanquish offers all the quality appointments, for a good weekend out fishing or an extended stay. 

Key Specs

Models to choose from

Bilge Pump

Marlin Board

Removable Swivel Seats

Maximum People on Board

Specs, Features & Options

Key: S (Standard), O (Optional), N/A (Not Available)

540 Vanquish C
580 Vanquish C
Bowsprit S S
Side Decks S S
Gunwale Fender Strip S S
Anchor Storage S S
Transducer Bracket S S
Side Pockets S S
Fuel/Battery Rack S S
Marlin Board
Transom Struts S S
Bow & Aft Rails S S
Forward Storage   S
Full Floor Marine Carpet
Underfloor Fuel Tank S
Ski Hooks S S
Navigation & Anchor Lights
Glove Box S S
Rod Holders S S
Drink Holder
Walk Through Windscreen
Polyurethane Buoyancy Foam
Seats S S
Rear Thwart Seat
Removable/Folding Rear Seat
Aft Cleats
Bow Eye
Two Tone Paint
Bilge Pump S S
Carpet Embroidery S S
Anchor Light
Plumbed Live Bait Tank
Kill Tank
75 Ltr Under Floor Fuel Tank
125 Ltr Under Floor Fuel Tank S
200 Ltr Under Floor Fuel Tank   S


Bol Beam Depth Freeboard Depth Keel to Gunwale weight Max H/P Max Weight on Transom Transom L/S Maximum People bottom thickness top thickness
540 Vanquish CC 5.0m 2.09m 0.62m 1.05m TBD 90HP 175kg L 6 3mm 2mm
580 Vanquish CC 5.4m 2.26m 0.68m 1.15m TBD 115HP 195kg L 6 3mm 2mm

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