Beneteau 40.7s in Sydney
Yacht charter Sydney: Beneteau 40.7
The 40.7 is a highly regarded Bruce Farr-designed sailing yacht, ideal for learning and comfortable for cruising. It is also fun for racing and competes successfully in an IRC or PHS race fleet.
The 40.7 takes a maximum of 12 people for day sailing or eight (including skipper) to sleep on board.
Skippered yacht charter
Relax and enjoy Sydney Harbour on a skippered charter. Sail past the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House, anchor for lunch in a secluded bay, then sail out through the Heads into the open Pacific.
Whatever your itinerary, your friendly Flying Fish skipper can show you the ropes while you relax and enjoy the refreshing sea air.
Special events in Sydney
Be sure to book early if you want to charter for one of these very popular summer events in Sydney Harbour:
- 26 December – Start of the Sydney Hobart Race
- 31 December – New Year's Eve Fireworks
- 26 January – Australia Day Celebrations
Step on board and sail away
In Sydney our yachts are berthed in a state of the art marina in a beautiful setting at Middle Harbour Yacht Club.
Parking at the club is easy and shore based facilities are excellent. You can enjoy a perfect day of sailing on the harbour and then return for dinner overlooking the marina.
The yachts are professionally maintained and fully equipped to live on board.
- Length: overall 11.99m
- Length: waterline 10.62m
- Beam: 7.5m
- Draft: 2.40m
- Sail area: 98 sq m
- Displacement: 6900 kg approx
- Water tank: 320 ltrs
- Fuel tank: 130 ltrs
- Engine: Volvo 2040
- Standard sail inventory – Dacron main with three reefs, Dacron furling number 2 and 4, storm sails
Safety and navigation equipment
Our yachts are equipped with the latest safety and navigational equipment, including Raymarine C Series chart plotters and instrumentation, HF and VHF radios, EPIRB, lifejackets and PLB's. For your added security our in house technicians are on standby to assist if you find yourself in trouble.
To make your Sydney Harbour yacht charter extra special we can supply any of the following:
- Onboard catering
- Stand Up Paddleboard
Living on board
The layout of the 40.7 is very practical, with two double rear cabins, a large saloon and forepeak and an enclosed toilet and shower unit. The galley has a double burner stove and is fully equipped for cooking on board. The boat sleeps six in comfort or eight using the saloon bunks.
Go to our Yacht racing section for opportunities to join Flying Fish as an individual crew member or to charter for a race event.