Built in Western Australia, this 1979 cold-molded sloop of Oregon pine is a well-balanced sailing boat and a proven world cruiser. She is comfortable and roomy for her size. She has been well maintain by her current owner of 34 years and has cruised extensively from Australia to the Caribbean.
Viewing by appointment at our Grenada Office email: call +1 473 403 9296 / 422 6418
Accommodations include 3 berths in 2 cabins. There is full standing headroom and good ventilation throughout. In the forepeak: Large double berth with large opening hatch above and access to anchor locker forward. Moving aft and to port is the head and wash basin with counter space and storage. Opposite to starboard is the hanging locker. Following this is the saloon with table and seating to port, settee to starboard both usable as berths. Galley lies to port with 2 burner propane cooker with grill and oven, fridge & freezer and stainless sink; plenty of storage and cupboard space. To starboard are the chart table and electrical switch board and a quarter berth (currently used for storage but easily reverted back).
Located centrally aft of the saloon is the 1994 Perkins Perama 30hp diesel engine in excellent running condition. Various engine spares are included.
Masthead Bermudan cutter rigged with aluminum mast and boom. Whisker pole, s/s standing rigging (1996). Slab reefed main. Profurl headsail furling system. Sheet winches: 2 x Barlow 26; 2 x Barlow 16. Halyard winches: 1 x Lewmar 8 & 1 x Lewmar self-tailing. Other winches: Barlow 20
Mainsail, Dacron – Good condition + 2 spares
Cold-molded of 3 layers (1 longitudinal, 2 diagonal) Oregon pine (also known as Douglas fir) and dynel sheathed. Hull is 25mm thick. Keel, skeg & rudder are steel. All 36 keel bolts were replaced in 2013. Keel was removed, sandblasted & painted in 2013. Deck is plywood & fiberglass sheathed. Built by designer/ builder in Bunbury, Western Australia. First launched in 1979.
This vessel has had the same owner for the past 34 years & has cruised extensively from Australia to the Caribbean
Sundancer III has an Australian registration and there are no known outstanding encumbrances.
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General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.