Fandango is a classic styled day sailor perfect for afternoon race or relaxed cruise.
She was built at the famous McConaghy Boats in Mona Vale North of Sydney alongside her sistership, the original owners wanted one-design twilight racers!
Recent maintenance has been completed including slip and antifoul, machinery service and new batteries.
Fandango is well set up for short handed sailing as all winches and the traveler are electric. Furthermore, the accommodation is perfect for a short cruise for a couple.
This yacht has great sailing characteristics, and she is ready for her next owners to further update or simply sail and enjoy.
New South Wales
Hunter/Newcastle Region Newcastle
Murray, Burns, Dovell Yacht Design
McConaghy Boats Sydney
59' 9" - 18.20m
Keel / Ballast
Steel fin and lead bulb / Water ballast system.
Fisher Panda 14.8 KW
180 L tainless Steel tank located under companionway forward of engine
120L Stainless Steel tank under port settee
Fandango has the owner cabin forward, including double berth with ensuite. There is one electric flush head, vanity unit and shower space.
Saloon is large and spacious, with two sofas outboard (one on each side). Interior of Fandango is covered with teak and white painted and blue cushions.
Fandango has a starboard. All storage and bench are finished in teak. There is a single sink
with freshwater system and fridge in the top bench.
Wheel covers, boom cover
Suitable CQR Anchor, chain and warp
To be audited at survey
3 x Rule 1200 electric, 2 x manual
Fandango has 12 / 24 DC electrical system for all onboard requirements.
The AC 240 V electrical system operates via generator or shore power and there are some GPO's for 240V power throughout the boat.
24 V / 50 A Dolphin battery charger. Battery details to be confirmed but all batteries replaced September 2021
Fandango has Carbon fibre mast with 3 sets of spreaders and jumper struts. There is a Carbon fibre boom with lazy jacks and boom bag. Harken MKIV 30 under deck Headsail
furler and Carbon fibre whisper pole. Rod rigging was replaced in 2014 (survey report 2016)
Running rigging: sheets, halyards as required.
Most of the Deck Hardware is from Harken, and winches are Lewmar:
- 2 x 66 ST Electric Primaries
- 2 x 58 ST Electric Secondary
- 3 x 54 ST manual cabin top winches
- 1 x Argo 60 Electric Mainsheet winch
- 1 x Electric "Power Cleat" traveler winch