Dufour 36E Performance


Length
36' 0" - 10.98m
Use
Family, Cruising, Racing
Vessel Location
RPAYC Newport Insurance
Launch Year
2012
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP Sandwich construction with PVC foam core

The owners of this beautiful Dufour 36 'Performance Version' named 'Astral' have optimised this yacht in every way possible to make her the fastest of her kind anywhere in the world. She has won plenty of trophies in many divisions on the Australian East coast sailing circuit beating many larger yachts, whilst maintaining all the comforts and attributes the model was designed for.

Notable racing upgrades include the deep fin and bulb racing keel, 2 blade folding propeller, locally made custom race rudder that is faster, deeper and lighter than standard, underwater fairing for more speed, a comprehensive Raymarine instrument package with autopilot, 2 plotters with GPS, VHF, AIS send and receive, repeaters, performance rig with many upgrades including adjustable dyneema backstay, upgraded running rigging, upgraded deck gear, German mainsheet system, retractable carbon bow prod, carbon and alloy spinnaker poles for full tilt spinnaker or twilight racing, Harken tuff luff foil, Category 7 safety gear (with Cat 1 elements), IRC and ORCi racing certificates, a phenomenal sail wardrobe (17 sails) by Norths to ensure full speed in all ranges and so much more.

Never leaving easy, comfortable, short handed cruising as an option 'Astral' comes complete with covers for everything incl bimini, 1500 watt inverter, stereo with internal and externals speakers, Facnor performance headsail furler, Dufour branded crockery and cutlery set and many more features you'll explore during an inspection.

'Astral' is a pleasure to look at, a proven winner on the race course and features all the very best in french design and comfort from Dufour.

Contact Michael Coxon at Flagstaff Marine for more information on 0406 653 300.


Vessel Name
Astral
Boat Reference
Astral
Launch Year
2012
Length
36' 0" - 10.98m
Beam
3.61m
Draft
2.2m
Displacement
6125kg
Keel / Ballast
Fin keel with T bulb
Vessel Location
Rpayc Newport
Region
New South Wales
HIN
FRDUFP0184E212
Registration
8675N
Designer
Umberto Felci for Dufour yachts
Builder
Dufour Yachts
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP Sandwich construction with PVC foam core
Decks Material
GRP injection method
Engine
Located in sound proof compartment below stairs. Last serviced March 2019
Engine Make
Volvo Penta
Number Engines
1
Horsepower
30
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
747
Propulsion
Saildrive leg with 2 blade folding propeller
Fuel
90L
Water
220L
Covers
Bimini with zip in cockpit awning, full boom tent from bow to stern, twin wheel covers, boom bag, spin pole cover, winch covers, cockpit cushions.
Accommodation
2 x Double cabins, 2 x single berths in saloon. Forward berth has custom built innerspring foam mattress with custom bedding and covers.
Cabins
2
Berths
6
Shower
Fully enclosed hot & cold pressure water in heads compartment plus a transom shower.
Toilet
Fully enclosed Jabsco marine toilet with manual flush. 50 L holding tank
Entertainment
Stereo interior speakers and cockpit speakers.
Galley
L-shaped near companionway. Good bench space and excellent storage. Dining set which includes Dufour branded plates (small and large), bowls, cups and cutlery.
Refrigeration
12v electric with top loading.
Stove
Stainless steel 2 burner gas stove with oven.
Hot Water
Electric and heat exchange
Ground Tackle
Delta anchor with 50m chain and warp. Quick electric anchor windlass with remote control.
Safety Gear
Cat 7 safety incl, Emergency tiller, Bucket & Torch
Bilge Pumps
Electric and Manual
Flares
Inshore flare kit
Fire Protection
Fire extinguishers and fire blanket
Electrics
3 x 12v batteries. 2 x House supple, 1 x Engine start. 12v power distribution panel, 240v shore power with 4 x 240v outlets in cabin. 2 x 12v outlets in cabin. 1500 watt invertor
Electronics / Navigation
Raymarine 3 x i60 Log, Speed, Wind and Depth
2 x i70 MFD
1 x E7 Plotter & MFD
1 x A75 plotter & MFD
1 x Raymarine P70 autopilot
1 x external GPS
1 x Raymarine 55E VHF
AIS transceiver & receive
Sail Inventory
See detailed sail inventory attached.
Mast / Rigging
9/10 fractional rig Sparcraft anodised alloy mast. Keel stepped with double aft swept spreaders.
Anodised alloy boom with 2 internal reeflines.
Facnor furler performance.
Harken tuff luff headfoil.
German style mainsheet system to winches via rope clutches.
Adjustable backstay.
Running rigging upgraded to dyneema.
Carbon race spinnaker pole
Alloy twilight spinnaker pole
Retractable Selden spinnaker pole
Deck Gear
Six Lewmar two-speed self tailing winches: 2 on cabin top for halyards and controls, 2 on cockpit coamings for headsail or spinnaker sheeting, 2 for twinned mainsheet system.
Jib tracks with adjustable cars, jib sheet in-haul system, cabin-top rope clutches via deck organisers for halyards and control lines.
Additional sheeting strong points.
Two GRP lockers are removable from cockpit to configure for optimised crew work when racing.
Remarks
Additional:

- Vessel is being sold in Cat 7 safety however is Cat 1 offshore capable
- IRC and ORCi Rated
- Fenders
- Boat hook
- Mooring lines
- Engine serviced March 2019
- Antifoul February 2018. Race rubbed for last two regattas of season.
- Topside wax in February 2019

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
Flagstaff Marine
Telephone
Address
D'Albora Marina | New Beach Road | Rushcutters Bay | NSW 2027
Rowell Marine | 1 Queens Parade | Newport | NSW 2106
Hope Harbour Marina | Gold Coast | QLD 4212
RQYS | Manly | QLD 4179
City / Suburb
Sydney
State
NSW
Country
Australia
Website


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