Join owners Don & Chris Robinson along with their dog Gus for insight into life aboard the Dufour 470. This is Part One of Two. They took delivery in mid-2022 and have sailed the Queensland coast extensively since. This video is interview-style and touches on several topics such as why… read more
Bob Vinks has a simple and effective trick for you to tie a cleat. The Yacht Sales Co team are dedicated and experienced professionals who love sailing as much as you do. Happy sailing!
Take a tour of the Dufour 470 galley with Bob Vinks. He will guide you through what comes as standard and the optional extras you can add to make life aboard your Dufour perfectly suited to you. Happy sailing! More Information Dufour 470 sailing yacht Dufour Yachts
The Dufour Yachts shipyard would like to take advantage of this period marking the end of the season and the start of the European winter break to send you a summary of the key points to check during the annual maintenance of your boats. In addition to the annual engine… read more
For those who are looking to embark on longer passages, windvane self-steering is a good consideration. Join Hydrovane’s Sarah & Will Curry as they talk you through the various benefits, and share their personal cruising story which now includes two young twin boys. How about a crew member who spends endless hours… read more
No matter what type of boat you have, routine maintenance is the key to keeping it in top condition, maximising your safety and preserving its resale value down the line. The Yacht Sales Co chief operating officer Nod Crook shares some important tips. Regular maintenance is imperative to ensure you… read more
Article and images by John Martin, Sail South Pacific Cruising Guides. There are a lot of myths surrounding the passage to New Zealand from the Pacific Islands. Most are the result of inexperience and lack of knowledge. I’ve done the trip personally now 44 times (up and back) and only had… read more