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Sail Number 


Contact Price Listed
AUS1385   The Opti, Redback, was first registered in 2013, is in good condition and has been looked after very well. It has three custom stickers on the sides and back of the hull. AUS 1385 has been fully registered and meets all the regatta requirements so that you can compete without having to go through the tedious process of registering a new boat.


- Top & bottom covers

- Dolly (as new)

- Foam epoxy foils w/ case

- Black Gold spars

- Top quality hull

- Training spars and sail

- Race sail & working sail

- Full registration & Measurement book

- Bailers, paddle & tow line


- Other small accessories (e.g. sail ties, wind indicators, small pieces of rope…)


0418 665 000


 $2500 (negotiable) Jan 2018 
  • Good condition
  • McConaghy black/gold rig •  Fibreglass Hull • Sail • Top hull cover • Spar bag • Foil bag • Bailer • Paddle • air bags • Mast clamp •towrope• wind indicator •  Dolly• IODA registration, measurement book and certificate • Purchased from Sailing Scene
  • One of 2 Optimists for sale
  • Located in Northbridge
  $1750  Jan 2018 
  • Good condition  
  • Fibreglass Hull • Sail • Top and bottom hull covers • Spar bag • Foil bag • Bailer • Paddle • air bags • Mast clamp • towrope • wind indicator • Dolly •IODA registration, measurement book and certificate • Purchased from Sailing Scene
  • One of 2 Optimists for sale
  • Located in Northbridge 
  $1750  Jan 2018 
  • Optimist for sale - Aus 1405 - 

         2013 Model

         Hull, Foils and Sail are in excellent condition

         Far East boat.

         Mostly sailed freshwater, racked in Canberra Yacht Club.

         2 sails, one J Sail and one training sail, Mast, Sprit, Boom, Paddle, Tow Rope Foils Top and Bottom Covers, Dolly Wind indicator, Airbags, and up to date IODA Rego Book.

         Ready to sell, can bring up to Sydney for viewing if there is interest


Contact Michelle



Gordon 0407804660


DEC 17

  •  Optimist BLUE MAGIC AUS 1680 $3875 Ready to race: Immaculate Condition Full regatta spare parts (too many to list) 1 x Black Gold Rig 1 x Magic marine top cover 1 x Optiparts bottom cover 1 x Dolly 1 x Measurement Book Ready to race: FOILS INCLUDED 1 x Training Foils 1 x DSK foils 2 x Foil Covers SAILS INCLUDED 1 x North V4 (Good) 1 x North MZX4 (VGood) 1 x Olympic Gold (VGood) 1 x J Red (1 x Regatta only) All sails measured with certificates

Contact: David


 Ph: 0413470099

 $3875 Dec17 
  •  2013 Far East Optimist • Excellent condition

  • Fibreglass Hull• Full racing rig • Top hull cover, spar bag and foil bag • 2 x Bailers, paddle, air bags • Mast clamp Folding dolly - only used once • Optimist Association registration, measurement book and certifi cate Currently stored in Wahroonga NSW 

Susie Baber 0414 897 927





  • Far East Optimist – AUS 1407  Supermaxi

  • Location: Greenwich Sailing Club (always stored indoors)

    2013 Far East Optimist – ready to sail and race, Hull in great condition – immaculately cared for.

    P4 North racing sail (including bag) with Championship spars

    Far East training sail (including bag)

    Far East Epoxy Race foils (including foil bag)


    Bailer, Paddle, Wind Indicator, Beach trolley, Top cover, Mast Clamp, Measurement book, Air bags only 18 months old

Contact: Lynda Fisher 0421 055 912 


$2400 ono

Nov 2017


  •  If you are considering upgrading for racing, Groova 2 is perfect. Set up and ready to race!
  • Purchased 2016: raced in regattas 2016/17 season
  • McLaughlin Racer ex charter hull/
  • Race spars/2 sails in excellent condition.
  • Beach Dolly, top and bottom covers included.


Peter 0419143 342  $3500 neg   Aug 2017


Opitmist For Sale

  • Hardly used. Good condition.  Rose Bay, Sydney.



Nick 0417482600 $2000 Aug 2017
  • Optimist for sale 2013 Model
  • Great condition Far East boat, 
  • located in Canberra. 
  • Mostly sailed in fresh water. Includes 2 sails, one training one J Sail Mast, Sprit, boom Mast Clamp, 2 bailers, paddle, tow rope Foils Top and Bottom Covers, Dolly Wind indicator, Air bags IODA Rego book.


Gowrie ACT Contact:


$2200  July 2017
  • Comes with 2 sails one in fair condition the other in excellent condition and used in the Opti Worlds last year.
  • Racked at Northbridge Sailing Club.
  • The Hull and Foils are in excellent condition.
  • Comes with top and bottom cover both in excellent condition.
  • Mast , Sprit and Boom all in very good condition.
  • Beach Dolly in good condition.
  • Mast bag is new, purchased in January 2017.
  • Up to date IODA registration book.

Richard Westwood



$ 2250  July 2017 
 AUS 873

McConaghy Optimist ready to race


  • McConaghy hull, spars and foils
  • North Sails C Zero 5 sail (as new) and Brewer training sail
  • Trolley with pneumatic tyres
  • Top and bottom covers
  • Spar and foil covers
  • New tiller extension
  • 3 x buoyancy bags, paddle, 2 x bailers and tow line
  • Mast clamp
  • Spare wind indicator
  • Stuart  
  • 0455 100 967

Stuart  0455 100 967



 June 2017

AUS 1507  

  •  Far East Championship Hull with IODA Rego & Measurement book – Purchased March 2014 and used for for 2 summer seasons.

  •  J-Sail, tell tails and measurement certificate

  •  Black Gold Spars with Optiparts Mast Clamp

  • Far East Championship Epoxy Foils

  •  Padded Foil  Bag

  • Harken Race Rigging with Harken T40 blocks

  •  Harken 57 Carbo Ratchet Block

  •  Dolly with full rubber wheel

  • Far East Deck and Hull covers, tow Rope, 2 Bailers, Paddle


Donna Warren 0421 241 824  $3300   July 2017


  • Ozi-Opti Optimist in very good condition, presently at RPAYC, Pittwater.
  • Included in this sale are:
  • one training sail + one barely used race sail (J Sail) 
  • Blackgold mast, Blackgold sprit + one Optiparts silver sprit
  • Epoxy rudder and foil in foil bag
  • Top and bottom hull covers
  • towrope, bailer, hiking straps, mast clamp, paddle, wind indicator
  • recently replaced stern air bag.
  • IODA Registration and Measurement book.
  •  Ready to race!

Call Patrick Heller: 0407434219


$2000  May 2017 

AUS 1502


 Winner 3D Star  

  • Top Quality Danish Winner Optimist Hull – 2013 Build / 2014 Registration 

  • Hull in good condition only seriously raced for 6 months. Stored in club racks. 

  • Includes:  

  • Top and Bottom Covers 

  • Dolly 

  • Brand New High Quality Rigging  

  • 2 x Booms for easy training / racing sail swapping 

  • 1 x Mast and Sprit 

  • Centreboard and Rudder 

  • Bailers, Paddle, Air Bags 

  • 1 x North R4 Sail - almost new bought for 2016 Aust. Champs 

  • 1 x North V4 Sail – good condition 

  • 1 x North DZero6 – Excellent condition 

  • IODA Registration and Measurement book including all sail certificates. 

Contact: David


or Hazel - 0407661830  

Price: $3,200 May 2017 


  •  2013 hull in excellent condition
  • Brand new Olympic Platinum Sail
  • New Spars - Mark IV Optimax Gold Spars (Mast/Boom/Sprit and2nd set of Spars Black Gold & 2nd training sail
  • Beach Trolly
  • Mast Clamp
  • Magic Marine Top Covers plus hull cover
  • Located at Hunters Hill
Call Mark Durran 0412 248 243  $3,000   May 2017 
SZ 4591  


  • XSP hull – good condition
  • Mast, boom & sprit
  • 1 x J-Blue racing sail (excellent condition)
  • 1 x J-Blue training sail (good condition)


  • Centreboard, rudder & foils bag
  • 3 x Airbags
  • Opti-Wind indicator
  • Mainsheet
  • Boat cover
  • Beach trolley
  • Singapore Registration certificate
  • Sail measurement certificate
  • Box of assorted ropes and chords

Can be transported from Canberra to Sydney or South Coast (Sydney to Batemans Bay) for a nominal charge.



Peter Burns on 0410 599 456

Or email burnsjansen@internode.on.net


$1850   Jan 2017

AUS 821

  • Ozi Opti hull -Top and bottom cover. IODA Measurement Book-Black and Gold spars  Mast clamp and wind indicator.Foils and Carry bag.Racing Mainsheet system.Buoyancy Bags.Hiking Straps.Beach Trolley. 2x Bailers 1x Paddle.Quantum sail.
  • Located in MHYC Mosman NSW.                   



 Toby – 0407 031 974  $2,200   11/2016


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