Island Packet 485

Price AU $575,000

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Price
AU $575,000
Details
2004 Model Island Packet 485

"Faraway" hull Number 22 of the Island Packet 485 series, stands as the flagship of the esteemed Island Packet brand. Renowned for their top-tier design and construction, these yachts are built to the highest industry standards, and "Faraway" is a prime example of this excellence.

Design and Construction
o Year: 2004 Model
o Hull Number: 22
o Rig: Masthead cutter
o Cockpit: Center cockpit with a full weather enclosure
o Engine: 110-hp Yanmar diesel
o Generator: 6.8-kva Fischer Panda

Sailing and Handling
The masthead cutter rig makes "Faraway" versatile and manageable in various sailing conditions. Furling gear on all sails and electric winches allow for easy handling by just two people. The spacious center cockpit is designed for comfort and safety, featuring a full enclosure for protection against adverse weather.

Living Space and Storage
"Faraway" offers expansive living quarters, making it ideal for long-term cruising or living aboard. Storage is abundant, with bins on either side of the aft deck for LPG bottles and other essentials. A large central hatch opens to a ladder leading into a vast storage lazarette, which is also accessible from the aft owner's stateroom.

Power and Equipment
Powered by a reliable 110-hp Yanmar diesel engine and a 6.8-kva Fischer Panda generator, "Faraway" ensures ample power for all onboard needs.

Comfort and Versatility
Designed for both coastal cruising and open ocean voyages, "Faraway" provides the comfort and convenience necessary for global exploration. The combination of spacious living areas, extensive storage, and ease of handling make this Island Packet 485 an excellent choice for your sailing adventures.

"Faraway" is a must-consider yacht for anyone looking to embark on new maritime journeys, offering safety, comfort, and reliability on the water.

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Region
Queensland
Location
Manly Qld
Usage
Family, Cruising, Live Aboard
Reference
Island Packet 485
Year
2004
HIN
US-TDL48522F304
Rego Number
WU725Q
Rego Expiry
27/11/2024
Designer
Bob Johnson
Builder
Island Packet Yachts (CE Certified Cat A, Ocean)
Length
51' 6" - 15.70m
Beam
4.7m
Draft
1.60m
Displacement
20t approx dry
Keel / Ballast
Encapsulated Lead (7.2t) approx - Full Length (Full Foil)
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Deck Material
Hand Laid GRP
Engine
4JH3-HTE, 82kw (110hp)
Engine Make
Yanmar
Horsepower
110hp
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
3153 hrs approx
Number Engines
1
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
N/A
Fuel Consumption
6ltrs per hr approx
Max Speed
8.4kn
Cruise Speed
7.5kn
Propulsion
S/S Shaft Maxi Prop 24inch feathering 3 blade Prop + rope cutter (prop speed Nov 23)
Thrusters
1 x Bow thruster upgraded to 5 blade
Genset
Fischer Panda - 6.8kva 1613hrs (major service at 1000hrs)
Fuel
1135 L Approx Alloy Tank
Water
1135 ltr approx
Galley
Mid-ship Large galley, With Corian counter tops
Refrigeration
Drinks Fridge new (2022) + Large bench fridge
Freezer
Large bench freezer
Stove
Force 10 - 3 Burner with oven
WaterMaker
Spectra (pickled never used)
Hot Water System
Via 240v element and engine heat ex changer approx 40ltr
Accommodation
Ample accommodation - 1 x Single in Saloon, 1 x Single in Study, Starboard main saloon converts to double pullman berth
Cabins
2 Island Queen Staterooms. 1 x Aft 1 x Forward
Berths
Sleeps 8
Shower
3 x Hot and Cold x interior
Toilet
2 x Vacuflush Fresh water Heads (150ltr fresh water Flushing tank)
Entertainment
TV DVD combo
Air Conditioning
N/A
Dinghy
Zodiac Inflatable 5 Person
Outboard
4hp 2 stroke Yamaha
Covers
Dodger, Bimini, Filler Piece, Clears (all new Mar 2023)
Ground Tackle
33kg Rocna 100m x 10mm Chain plus spare sand anchor 100m rope Approx with Muir Cheetah windlass with up - down foot controls (Dec 2022)
Safety Gear
Various including SOS auto inflatable Dan Buoy, Basic First Aid, MOB Light, Harnesses, Bosun chair
Bilge Pumps
1 x Manual 1 x Automatic
Life Raft
1 x 6 man off shore (out of date 2019) + Life Ring
Epirb
Kennard 406 exp March 25
Life Jackets
Various Adult and Children
Flares
Current inshore
Fire Protection
3 x Dry Powder, 1 x Blanket
Electrics
Isolation 12 kva Transformer, 6.8kva Fischer-panda Gen set, Victron Energy Phonex 12 volt 1600va inverter, Victron smart charger / battery monitor plus shore power,
Battery House Lithium Lectech Nov 2022, Battery Eng Lead Acid, note: seperate generator and thruster batteries
Electronics
Raymarine, Depth sounder, Log, Auto pilot ST6001 smart pilot, ST60 Depth wind and speed, Radar E80, Chartploter inter-grated on 2 x E80 multi-tune displays, AIS Transceiver, GPS,
VHF, FA B&G with AIS with wireless hand piece for cockpit
Sail Inventory
Mainsail in mast Furling x 1, Headsails Genoa Furling x 2, Spinnaker Barley used Cruising Shute in Bag, Storm Jib
Furling cutter staysail all in fair condition
Mast / Rigging
Alloy Mast and Boom - S/S Rigging Mast Keel Steeped, Furlers Harken Roller, 2 x 48 self tailing Harken Electric, 2 x Electric 64-2 speed Primary sheet winches, remaining manual winches are also Harken
Deck Gear
Swim Ladder, Rod Holders, Magma BBQ, Boat Hook, Mooring Lines and Fenders, Various spares and tools
Remarks
Faraway is a well maintained much loved and well appointed Island Packet 485, with nothing left to do but load on your loved ones, food and drinks for and extended weekend or the annual migration north for winter this is the vessel for you.

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