For Sale 2005 Sunburst 36 Yacht

For Sale 2005 Sunburst 36 Yacht

Constructed to a very high standard and launched in 2005.  Designed to be easily handled for family cruising with its furling self tacking jib and lifting keel or competitive in club racing with the twin helm stations and twin rudders. The mains'l arch which is now very popular with Beneteau models accommodates the mains'l track on top providing an obstruction free area in the cockpit. No more mainsheets around your ears when jibing !

The 4 metre plus beam allows plenty of room below deck with a Vee berth f'wd and two large berths aft.  The spacious saloon and well equiped galley will appeal to cruising families for those weekends away.

Her huge cockpit is fitted with a spray dodger and a bimini providing good protection in all kinds of weather.

Motor is a 40hp Yanmar saildrive with folding prop. Rig is aluminium boom and mast with double swept back spreaders, rod kicker, spinnaker pole and Harken gear. 

Designed by Brad English of Sunburst Marine and solidily constructed with no expenses spared by her one owner. 

Lifting keel is operated electronically and has a draft of 5'6" (1.67m) up and 8' ( 2.43m) down.

Mast height 16.48m, main 44.11m2, jib 30m2, spin 103m2, code"O" 58.9m2

Please phone for more information and an appointment for Inspection at Gosford. 


  • Brad English
  • Sunburst Marine
Water (Potable) Capacity (l)
  • 200 l
Hull Construction Material
  • GRP
Hull Type
  • mono
Deck Construction Material
  • GRP
Country Origin
  • Australia
Length (feet)
  • 36 feet
Length (m)
  • 11.1 m
Length Waterline (m)
  • 10.06 m
Beam/Width (feet)
  • 13'4" feet
Beam/Width (m)
  • 4.06 m
Draft (m)
  • 1.67 up, 2.43 down
Draft (feet)
  • 5'5" up, 8' down
  • lifting
Dry Weight (kgs)
  • 4,850 kgs
Number of Helms
  • twin
Engine Notes
  • Yanmar
Number Of Engines
  • 1
  • 4
Horse Power (hp)
  • 40
Drive Type
  • saildrive
Number of Batteries
  • 3
Fuel Type
  • diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks
  • 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
  • 100 l
  • folding
Steering System
  • twin helm
Number of Berths
  • 3 doubles
Number of Showers
  • 1
Number of Toilets
  • 1
Toilet Type
  • electric
Holding Tank (L)
  • yes
  • gas stove/oven
  • yes
Number of Sinks
  • 1
Entertainment and Appliances Notes
  • shore power
Anchor / Winch
  • electric with remote
Bilge Pump
  • 2
Deck Gear
  • Harken
  • aluminium mast , dble swept back spreaders, rod kicker.
Sail Inventory
  • main, self tacking jib, heads'l, spinnaker.
  • electric keel raising and lowering
Electronics Navigation
  • GPS, auto pilot, sounder, wind instruments,
  • spray dodger, cockpit covers and bimini
Safety Gear
  • 6 life jackets and harnesses, 8 man life raft. (due for service)
Ground Tackle
  • anchor and chain.
  • YES
Has Navigation Lights
  • yes
  • VHF and radio CD.
Number of Life Jackets
  • 6
Vessel Name
  • Ponderosa
  • yes

Engine 1

Engine Make Yanmar
Horse Power 40
Fuel Type diesel
Drive Type Inboard / Shaftdrive
Stroke 4-Stroke
Fuel Capacity 100
Propeller folding