Sydney Yachts GTS43

Sydney Yachts GTS43

  • 43′ - 13.10m
  • 2011
This extremely well maintained & successful 2011 built IRC racer/ cruiser, came out of the blocks and won the Division 2 IRC in the 2012 Hobart race.

- 2017 Won the IRC Corinthian outright in the Sydney Hobart race.
- 2019 finished a close 2nd in her class in the 2019 Sydney Hobart- race easily beating many well campaigned race yachts.

The Sydney 43 GTS from the drawing board of well respected English designer Jason Ker who has an enviable race record for designing race winning yachts.

OCL is a perfect all round Performance cruiser/racer that will get up & plane in excess of 20 knots downwind yet still sail well to her IRC rating at close to 8 knots upwind.

- Easily sailed short handed.
- Asymmetrical Spinnakers.
- Comfortable, well maintained interior with workable galley.
- Well laid out Navigation station.
- Twin Wheel steering.
- Hall Spar High modulus Carbon Rig, boom & hinging bowsprit.
- Carbon composite chainplates.
- Hydraulic mast jacking & Screw base fitting gives ready rig adjustments prior to race start.
- Flush through hull fittings & seacocks.
- Extensive Spectra/ Dynema Running rigging package.
- Extensive North Sail inventory.
- Full B& G Race electronics complete with 4 X Maxi displays & 2 FFD displays on Bulkhead give all the necessary information required to make sound tactical decisions.
- B&G Autopilot with stabilized compass is ideal when you are short handed.

Please call Ron Jacobs on 0414 407 051 for further information & to arrange an inspection.
Reference: ESC 458
Name: Occasional Coarse Language Too
Special Listing:
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Location: Sydney
Region: New South Wales
Year: 2011
Designer: Jason Ker
Builder: Sydney Yachts Nowra
Length: 43′ (13.10m)
Beam: 4.2 m
Draft: 2.77 m
Displacement: 7,284 Kg
Keel/Ballast: Steel fin with Lead bulb
Hull Material: Fibreglass/GRP Composite
Deck Material: Composite GRP
Engine: Single Yanmar 3JH5E 39 HP Diesel Saildrive
Engine Make: Yanmar
HorsePower: 39 HP
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours:
Engine Hours (2nd Engine):
Fuel Consumption: 3.5 Lph @ Cruise
Max Speed: 7.8 Knots
Cruise Speed: 7.3 Knots
Fuel Capacity: 90 Litres
WaterCapacity: 2 x 100 Litres
Galley: LAYOUT: L Shaped galley
Refrigeration: 12 Volt Electric Top load
Stove: Erigo Metho Oven & 2 Burners
Hot Water System:
Accommodation: SALOON: U shaped settee in Suade leather with removable pipe berths above
Cabins: 3 separate with removable doors
Berths: 10
Shower: In Head
Toilet: Manual pump
Air Conditioning:
Covers: Full all over deck cover, Mainsail cover, Wheel & Bowsprit Covers
Ground Tackle: ANCHOR: 2 X as per AYF Cat 1
CHAIN: As per AYF cat 1
Safety Gear: DANBUOY: Jon bouy 2019
Bilge Pumps: 2 x Manual
Life Raft: 2 x 6 Man Soft
Epirb: 2 x Epirbs
Life Jackets: Cat 1 12X Quikfit Cert 2019
Flares: Yes
Fire Protection: Extinghishers
Electrics: LIGHTING: LED lights
BATTERIES: AGM New in 2019
Electronics/Navigation: GPS: B&G
PLOTTER: B&G 12 " at Nav Station
WIND INSTRUMENTS: B&G 4 X Maxi Displays at mast & 2 X FFD`s at bulkhead
RADIOS: VHF mounted & Hand held plus HF
Sail Inventory: See separate sheet
Mast/Rigging: RIG TYPE: Rod Rigging
RIG AGE: 2011
LAZY JACKS: Yes - Removable & stored in boat shed.
SPARS: Hall spars Carbon
Deck Gear: Harken winches, Hinging Carbon Bowsprit, Rod rigging dietested and reheaded in 2018.

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