Gulfstar 50 Mk II

AU $149,000 Ono
50' - 15.24m
Cruising, Live Aboard
Vessel Location
Cairns Queensland
Launch Year
1977 approximate
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP Hand layed
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Gulfstar 50 mk ll 1977

Moonshadow is a cruising ready sailboat that has been meticulously maintained throughout the years. She was hand-built in 1977 when attention to detail and craftsmanship were held to higher standards than today's production boats..

With only 2 owners she has always been looked after to the highest level.

It is being sold as a turn-key vessel with everything you would need on board to cruise the world.

This Gulfstar design is world renowned for being capable and comfortable in a wide variety of sea conditions. She is perfect as a live aboard or ideal for the seasoned cruiser looking to explore the world.

1, Vessel Particulars;

Length : 15.24 m
Beam : 4.20 m
Draft : 1.82 m
Displacement : 16 tonnes approximately
Registration : Queensland recreational GS048Q,
Australian Register of ships, official # 858236

` Design : Gulfstar 50 Mk II
Builder : Gulfstar Yachts, Florida, USA
Launched : 1977

2, Hull Material :

Solid hand lay-ed fibreglass construction
Bulkheads : 4x structural
Deck : fibreglass
Superstructure : fibreglass
Windows : Port-lights
Handrails : Stainless steel tube pushpit and pulpit rails, stainless steel
2x Stainless Steel wire rope life line's
Anti Fouling : Jotun Sea guardian

3, Tanks

Fuel : 1x Fibreglass tank
Capacity : 378 litres total
Water : 2x fibreglass tanks
Capacity : 795 litres total
Holding Tank : 1x Polyethylene
Capacity : 40 litres approximately

4. Pumping Arrangement's:

Bilge : 2x 12 volt diaphragm pumps
1x manual
1x 240v submersible emergency pump
Alarms : Warning light
F resh Water : 2x 12v pressure pump with accumulator

5; Machinery:

Main Engine : 1x fresh Perkins 4.154,46 kW @ 3000 rpm Just fully remove & rebuild by KG Marine Cairns
Hours : 1
Gearbox : 1x Borg Warner CR72,2.1:1 reduction
Controls : Morse Cable
Exhaust System : Wet with water-lift muffler
Cooling System : Heat ex-changer
Engine Alarms : Audible
Propeller : 3 blade propeller, diameter 440 mm
Propeller Shaft : 1x 2204 stainless steel, 1 ó´diameter
Refrigeration : Eutectic system for built in freezer and refrigerator
Main engine driven R134a compressor
Desalinator : 1x Pur80,12.9 litres per hour capacity
Hot water : 1x Woodys 20 litre heat ex-changer/ 240v

6. Electrical Supply:

Circuit Voltage : 12 volt, 240 volt
Alternators : 1x 12v, belt drive from main engine.
Batteries Starting : 1x 12v, 225 amp hour Gel
House : 2x 12v, 225 amp hour Gel in 2x 12v banks
Battery Charger : 1x Fly-back 20 Amp
Wind Generator : 1x Kiss 40 amp
Solar Panels : 2x Sharp 180 watt with regulator
Inverter : 1x Giandel 2000 watt

7. Steering Equipment:

Primary : Wheel and cable system
Secondary : Emergency tiller
Rudder's) : Balanced rudder with pintle bearing on skeg

8, Ground Tackle:

Winch : 1x 12v Ideal Windlass Co, vertical capstan and winch
Capacity 225kg, 1800 watts
Primary : 1x SS Bruce with 75 metres of 10-mm gal chain
Stowed on bow roller
Secondary : 1x Plough stowed on bow roller
Other : 1x Danforth

9; Sails and Equipment:

Mast : 1x Aluminium, 2 spreaders- main mast
1x Aluminium, 1 spreader- mizzen mast
Stays : 10-mm SS wire rope with bronze fittings- main mast
8mm SS wire rope with bronze fittings- mizzen mast
Sheet winches : 2x Barient 32 self tailing, in cockpit
1x Barient 17 self tailing, in cockpit
1x Barient 22, in cockpit
2x Barient 18,1x on main mast, 1x on mizzen mast
4x Barient 22,2x on main mast, 2x on mizzen mast
Sails : 1x main sail, stowed on boom with cover and lazy jacks
1x Foresail, stowed on furler with UV strip
1x Mizzen sail stowed on boom with cover.
Spinnaker pole : 1x Aluminium
Awnings : 1x Cockpit bimini and dodger clears
1x boom tent

10. Accommodation:

Arrangement : 3/4 V berth in forward cabin, with bathroom port aft.
Saloon midships with navigation station to starboard aft and
Galley to starboard.
Cabin with 2x single berths converted to workshop to
starboard of engine compartment.
Double berth in aft cabin with bathroom starboard forward.
Furnishings : Timber panelling with timber trim.
Fabric & vinyl covered foam mattresses and settee cushions.
Toilet : 1x 12v marine toilet, 1x manual marine toilet
Galley : Located to port midships aft
Appliances : 1x Force 10, LPG oven/ stove. 1x microwave oven
1x Sovereign SS Barbecue, aft deck rail mounted

11. Fire Equipment:

Extinguishers : 6x 1kg DCP
LPG Alarm : 1x gas detector alarm.
Other : 1x fire blanket
LPG compliance certificate # ,

12. Lifesaving Equipment:

Liferaft : 1x Dunlop 4 man- out of service date
Lifejackets : 2x Adult PFD
2x N150 inflatable
Hand Flares : 2x red, 2x orange, expiry 11/2020
Lifebuoy : 1x Horseshoe style
EPIRB : 1x SA1G, battery expiry 01/2028
Other : 1x V sheet
First Aid kit

13. Equipment:

Nav Lights : In accordance with collision regulations
Compass : 1x Danforth 130mm, magnetic
Charts : Electronic and paper charts
Publications : Engine and equipment manuals
Barometer : 1x Barigo, 100mm brass
Clock : 1x Ships Clock, 150mm brass
Instruments : Tachometer, oil pressure, temperature and volt meter
Radios : 1x Yaesu; HF
1x Icom IC-M502; VHF
Sounder : 1x B&G on multidisplay
Plotter/GPS : 1x B&G V9
Radar : 1x JRC 1500 MkII
Auto pilot : 1x Robertson
1x Autohelm wheel pilot
Sound System : 1x Pioneer CD/ radio

Currently in the water at Cairns Boat Yard, inspection more than welcome

AU $149,000 Ono   
Vessel Name
Launch Year
1977 approximate
50' - 15.24m
Vessel Location
Cairns Queensland
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP Hand layed
Decks Material
Polycraft 3.0 tender on stern davit
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