Adams 31

The Adams 31 has a reputation as a quality seaworthy vessel with excellent stability. They are a lovely boat to sail and cruise.

Vanessa is in need of a new owner who is going to give her the attention she deserves to bring her back to her full potential.

Adams 31’s are currently being listed for sale in the range of $45-$50k. Vanessa is realistically listed for sale at $30,000.

You may be a retiree looking for a small restoration project that will see you camping and cruising in safety with the grandkids or you might have a young family looking to spend weekends or school holidays cruising, swimming, fishing and exploring the waterways of Sydney Harbour, Pittwater and beyond.

With a cockpit that is fully enclosed with canvass covers on the push-pit and lifelines, a Bimini for protection from the sun, a spray dodger covering the companionway and netting installed enclosing the deck forward of the cockpit to aft of the mast – this boats represents excellent safety for children.

She was last antifouled in March 2011. Divers rated the life of the antifoul as 4-out-of-10 in May 2012.

The 18hp Volvo engine was installed new in 1996 and has had approximately 500hrs use since. Last serviced Oct. ’11.

Double spreader alloy rig, standing rigging replaced in 1996 prior to cruising to Queensland

The Dacron furling headsail is in used condition. The Dacron main sail is protected by a canvas boom cover and presents in good condition. There is a spinnaker pole and 1 spinnaker.


For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater office. For inventory and high resolution photos, call +61 2 9999 3311 or email us at

Price: SOLD
Price Base: SOLD
Brand: Adams
Model: 31
Length: 31.00 Feet
Year: 1980
Category: Yacht and Sail Boats
Hull Type: GRP
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make:
Engine Type:
Condition: Used
State: New South Wales
Stock Number: SHAS311955