Avon ribs are known for their outstanding build quality, always using the finest materials. They have proven to be very durable and versatile making them suitable for family fun, water sports, fishing or even as a rescue boat!

Key Features

  • Engine Serviced 2021
  • Trailer Included
  • Winter Cover
  • New Garmin Echomap

About this Boat

‘Salty’ is an Avon Adventure D5.6 rib, built in 2003 and is an ideal rib for coastal use. She is a very exciting boat to drive that’s perfect in the summer months, providing an excellent amount of space to entertain guests. There is ample storage throughout with lifting bench seats, these are cushioned to provide extra comfort.

Powered by a Mariner 115hp 4 Stroke outboard motor (serviced 2021).

Comes with an Indespension roller coaster trailer, very easy to slip in the water making her ideal to explore new places.

She has been very well looked after with no patches and has been stored indoors by the current owner.

Electronic equipment includes a brand new Garmin Echomap, Depth and Speed Log, VHF Radio with DSC, Bilge Pump, Engine Gauges, Compass, New Radio/MP3 player, Nav Lights, Battery.

Boat Safety Scheme Certificate valid until 2025. Design Category C

Waterside Marine Sales LLP normally act as Broker for the Vendor who unless otherwise stated, is not selling in the course of business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars, the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute part of any contract.

A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and to have at his/her own expense a survey carried out by a qualified surveyor to check the condition and description of the boat thoroughly prior to completing the purchase.

Deposits paid prior to the survey taking place, are non-refundable, except for when the surveyor discovers a severe material defect.

Waterside Marine Sales LLP cannot be held responsible for any fault that is found with a boat after it has been purchased.

A buyer may have redress to his or her surveyor, if the fault that is found was missed when the survey was carried out.


Name Avon Adventure D5.6 - Salty
Manufacturer Avon
Model D5.6
Year Built 2003
Engine Mariner
Construction GRP/PVC
Drive Outboard
Fuel Type N/A
Berths 0
Length 5.6m
Beam 2.1m
Air Draft ?
Draft ?

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“Good service from two dedicated staff Lynne and Alex both helped us through the boat sale and kept us informed of offers etc.”

Mr and Mrs Banks

“Lynne and Alex have been brilliant throughout my time at Waterside, they were honest and helpful during the purchase, during the lockdown they were thoughtful in the care of my boat while I was ill, and were on top of things throughout the sale. I couldn't recommend them more highly. ”


“Very helpful and considerate, excellent quick sale and good communication throughout. ”


“We have been delighted with the friendly service from Waterside Marine, both on the purchase and sale of our boat.”

Mr and Mrs Leggett

“Alex and Lynne were very helpful at every stage of selling our craft and buying a new one, a very professional service affording a quick sale and happy Customers all round, well done and thank you.”

Mr Ward

“Lynne and Alex, many thanks for a smooth and speedy sale, excellent work, it was a pleasure dealing with you.”

K Bacon

“Thanks for a prompt and efficient service to facilitate an early sale, the photos on the web site were excellent. ”


“Thank you for the quick sale Lynne and Alex, photos were on the internet straight away and boat was sold within the week. Always very helpful whatever the request. ”

P Curtin

“A very efficient and helpful service from both Lynne and Alex. Our boat was on the website within 24 hours and sold within the next 24 hours. All the paperwork completed and funds transferred quickly, thanks Lynne.”

Trevor and Sue Hale

“Very pleased with Waterside Marine Sales. After taking our boat to Potter Heigham they quickly took the photos, put the boat on line and it sold within a week. Alex and staff were very helpful and knowledgeable. A great team.”

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