Offered to the market is a fantastic opportunity to own this meticulously maintained Dufour 520GL sold as a going concern with a highly successful yacht share company based out of Westhaven, Auckland.


Owning a boat couldn’t be made more simple with full professional management, maintenance and ongoing income subsidizing expenses, with an annual return as well as 100+ owner days per year.


Winner of Cruising World’s 2018 Boat of the Year, the Dufour 520 Grand Large offers pleasurable performance sailing coupled with big interior volume and an expansive entertainers cockpit.


An electric drop down swim platform doubles up for access into the cockpit from the dock and water level swimming entry. Dual helm stations open up the cockpit with walk through access to the large dining area equipped with an outside drawer fridge.


Stepping down from the cockpit you are welcomed with a bright open and spacious saloon with a well-appointed galley forward.


Accommodation is made up of 3 double ensuites – one double master forward, one double starboard quarter berth and a convertible twin/double in the port quarter.



  • Jet bow thruster
  • 2 zone Fusion stereo system
  • Dark smoke sprayhood
  • Taupe exterior luxury cushions with additional day bed
  • Gas Exterior BBQ
  • Cockpit Fridge
  • 2nd roof winch
  • Offshore full batten main sail
  • Offshore Genoa 108% instead of Dacron
  • Adjustable genoa track
  • Asymmetrical spinnaker gear
  • Genoa halyard
  • Mainsail halyard Dynema
  • Hydraulic backstay tensioner
  • Fiberglass steering wheels - Black
  • Speedo wind sensor + I70 multifunction portside
  • Raymarine Evolution autopilot
  • Lewmar rotative drive –
  • P70 control head Ray60 VHF radio + second Ray Mic starboard helm station
  • AXIOM 12inch GPS x2 starboard and portside
  • AIS 650 Transceiver
  • VHF loudspeaker in cockpit
  • BEP battery monitoring system
  • 3000W Invertor
  • 230V Electrode plate protection
  • Folding propeller 75hp, 4 blades
  • Upgraded genoa winches T55
  • Electric Genoa winches T55 (set of 2)
  • Electric roof winch T45 Port and Starboard
  • Stainless steel bow protection
  • Dark Smoke sprayhood with integrated handrail
  • Linen Taupe Cockpit seat cushions with backrest, including aft sunbed
  • Microfiber Turtledove grey saloon cushions
  • Electric opening standard bathing platform with wireless remote control
  • Extra refrigerator
  • Toilet - big size x 3
  • Perma Teek on Cockpit seat, cockpit sole and boarding platform


‘Zen’ is available NOW for viewing in Westhaven marina, Auckland with financial reports and projections available upon request.


For more information or to arrange a viewing, please contact:

Al White

(+64)27 359 3040

Price $835,000NZD + GST (if any) NZD
Model 520 Grand Large
Length 15.49 Meters
Year 2019
Category Sail
Hull Type Fibreglass
Hull Style Single
Power Type Sail
Type Of Sales Dealer
Engine Make Volvo
Engine Type volvo
Condition Used
State New Zealand
Suburb Auckland
Surveyed YES
Stock Number ALNZ-003
Engine Make Volvo
Horse Power 75
Fuel Type Diesel
Drive Type Saildrive
Steering Hydraulic
Fuel Capacity 450
Service History FULL
Propeller 4 Blade Folding
Designer Dufour Yachts
Builder Dufour Yachts
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) 680 l
Hull Construction Material Fiberglass
Hull Type Monohull
Deck Construction Material Fiberglass
Length (m) 15.49 m
Length Waterline (m) 14.75 m
Beam/Width (m) 4.78 m
Draft (m) 2.3 m
Dry Weight (kgs) 19000 kgs
Number of Helms 2
Colour White
Engine Notes Volvo D2 - 75hp
Number Of Engines 1
Horse Power (hp) 75
Drive Type Saildrive
Fuel Type Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) 450 l
Bow Thruster Jet Thruster
Accomodation Notes 1 x Master cabin forward with ensuite & separate toilet 1 x double cabin with ensuite 1 x double/twin cabin with ensuite
Number of Berths 6 + saloon
Number of Showers 3 + cockpit
Number of Toilets 3
Toilet Type Manual
Holding Tank (L) 60L
Galley Notes Full beam central galley with 2 drawer fridge, chest freezer, gas oven/grill and stove. Cockpit galley with sink, bbq grill and drawer fridge
Stove Gas oven/stove + cockpit bbq grill
Refrigeration 2 drawer fridge in galley, chest freezer in galley and drawer fridge in cockpit
Number of Freezers 1 chest freezer
Number of Sinks 5
Entertainment and Appliances Notes Fusion sound system 2 zone
Anchor / Winch Electric anchor winch with 30kg anchor and 90m anchor chain
Bilge Pump Full throughout
Mast/Rigging Slab reefing fully battoned main sail with roller furling Genoa
Sail Inventory - Fully battoned main sail - single line reefing - 2 reefs - roller reefing Genoa
Electrics Full new house batteries (2022) with battery charger and inverter 240v system
Electronics Navigation Raymarine GPS sytem x2 Raymarine Autopilot Raymarine VHF
Dinghy Takacak tender (new 2022)
Safety Gear Full safety equipment throughout to meet MNZ standards
Covers Sprayhood and full cockpit Bimini cover. Storage covers for wheel/instruments and cockpit table
GPS Raymarine GPS and second screen for second helm
Has Navigation Lights Ful
Radio Raymarine VHF
Number of Life Jackets Full to meet MNZ standards
Cruising speed 7 knots under power
Maximum speed 9 knots under power
Ongoing description To be sold as a going concern as a business with Yachtshare. Financial reports available upon request
Vessel Name Zen
Anti-foul New July 2022
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