Island Packet 45

Island Packet 45 'Stardust' is exclusively for sale with DBY Boat Sales.

Island Packet make a phenomenal cruising boat. Reliable, rugged serviceability, quality materials and workmanship, good ergonomics, great rig and sail plan, good performance, shallow draught.

If you desire to start your cruising adventure in the idyllic South Pacific on a fully setup proven cruising boat for 4 people. This is your opportunity. Alternatively she can be sailed to New Zealand where she is tax paid. With her passage making capabilities this yacht can go anywhere you wish.

'Stardust' was prepared for a new cruising adventure in New Zealand in 2019 and her family of three sailed her to the South Pacific to experience and enjoy the Islands, culture and cruising lifestyle. One can spend years just enjoying Fiji and her abundance of locations, culture and activities.

The interior is signature Island Packet quality, with exotic timber interior has been prepared and re varnished highlighting the lustre of the timbers. Near perfect condition of the fiddle rails and bench tops give a new boat feeling. The teak and holly floor is expertly lacquered……..she is just beautiful.

You will never run out of power with ample solar and a lithium battery bank. The current owners reckon by midday they are fully charged without motor or generator assistance.

On deck she has a classic cutter rig with signature Island Packet genoa self tacking setup on a pole. Covers are good as are the sails and systems.

At DBY we can assist with survey, lifts and advice on getting to Fiji, international registration and importation to Australia. It’s what we do.

There is not much we can add that has not been said about Island Packet, this boat will not disappoint. Sellers are motivated and she is priced to sell.

For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater Office in Newport. Please call +61 2 9999 3311 for an inspection. For additional high resolution photos and detailed inventory, please email

Price: $249,500.00 AUD
Price Base: $249,500.00
Brand: Island Packet
Model: 45
Length: 13.79 Meters
Year: 1997
Category: Cruising Yachts
Hull Type: Fibreglass
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make: Yanmar
Engine Type: Yanmar
Condition: Used
State: International
Suburb: Fiji
Registration Expiry Date: 30/01/2029
HIN Number: TDLUS0140696
Stock Number: DBY00051
Registration Number: 701723
Designer : Bob Johnson, N.A
Builder : Island Packet
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 909
Hull Construction Material : Fibreglass
Hull Type : Monohull
Deck Construction Material : Fibreglass
Country Origin : USA
Length (feet) : 45 feet
Length (m) : 13.79 m
Length Waterline (m) : 11.45 m
Beam/Width (feet) : 37.7 feet
Beam/Width (m) : 13.4 m
Draft (m) : 1.47 m
Draft (feet) : 4.10 feet
Keel/Ballast : 12500
Number of Helms : 1
Displacement : 28400
Colour : White
Number Of Engines : 1
Stroke : 4
Engine Hours : 2040
Horse Power (hp) : 62
Drive Type : Shaft Drive
Engine Room : Under companionway
Number of Batteries : 3
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 530
Propeller : Feathering propellor
Number of Berths : 7
Number of Showers : 2
Number of Toilets : 2
Toilet Type : 1 manual, 1 electric
Stove : Force 10 Stove
Refrigeration : 1 Fridge/Freezer
Number of Freezers : 1 Fridge/Freezer
Number of Sinks : Double sink
Anchor / Winch : Maxwell
Bilge Pump : Seaflo
Mast/Rigging : Rigging last inspected march 2023
Sail Inventory : Main Sail - 2013 Genoa - 2014 Staysail - 2014 MPS - year unknown
Electrics : 600AH Li/2023 iNV 2000
Covers : Dodger/Bimini - cleaned 2021
Ground Tackle : Rocna 25kg 70m 10mm
GPS : Zeus Touch B&G Helm/Nav st
Has Navigation Lights : Yes - tri colour
Radio : Simrad
Number of Life Jackets : 4
Remarks : Solar - 820w/2023
Vessel Name : STARDUST
EGC Price : $269,500