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Riviera creates inspiring new coffee table book – “Celebrating the Riviera Family”

Australia’s renowned luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, has launched an inspiring new coffee table book to celebrate the motor yachting lifestyle. Published to mark Riviera’s 37th year, “Celebrating the Riviera Family” is 188 pages of richly photographed and superbly told … Continue reading

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MARITIMO’S EXPANSION STRATEGY PROGRESSES

Gold Coast based luxury cruiser manufacturer Maritimo has commenced operations in the adjoining commercial property it purchased at the Coomera Marine precinct last year and is on track to increase its workforce and production as the global leisure cruiser market … Continue reading

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THE STAR OF THE SHOW. Introducing this years most anticipated launch, The Bavaria E34

Introducing the Bavaria E34, smaller sibling to last year’s ‘European Power Boat of the Year’,  the Bavaria E40, has just launched and will make her Australian Debut at the 30th Anniversary of the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show.

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SYDNEY’S ROSEHILL TRAILER BOAT SHOW RETURNS TO ROSEHILL GARDENS 7-8 APRIL

The Sydney Trailer Boat Show makes its much-anticipated return to Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on 7 and 8 April 2018 between 10am and 5pm, featuring more than 30 exhibitors with over 250 boats on display at the free-to-enter event. Everything for … Continue reading

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Riviera to stage two World Premieres in a major red carpet showcase at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show

Australia’s world renowned luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, will proudly present the World Premieres of two inspiring new models – the sporty and adventurous 395 SUV and the magnificent 72 Sports Motor Yacht – as part of a major red-carpet … Continue reading

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Galeon selects most powerful Volvo Penta engine for its new ‘game-changing’ yacht

Luxury yacht and motorboat builder, Galeon, opts for Volvo Penta’s D13-1000 engine as the ideal choice for its innovative new 640 Fly model. The spaciously designed yacht is being launched at the Miami International Boat Show.

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MARITIMO RACING SET FOR BIG 2018

After its success in the Offshore Superboat Championships securing a 15th AUS1 championship title in 2017 Maritimo Racing is starting the New Year on a roll and is gearing up for the first round of the UIM XCAT World Championship … Continue reading

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Sydney’s summer aquatic events – Guide

As hundreds of thousands of spectators converge on Sydney Harbour each year for the major summer aquatic events, Roads and Maritime Services is responsible for managing on-water spectator traffic and boating safety compliance during these events.

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100 HOUR TASMAN CROSSING FASTEST EVER BY MASTER MARINER

Gold Coast based professional captain Russell Fleming knows a thing or two about boats and he has just finished his 50th delivery trip between Australia and New Zealand in a vessel he says is one of the best.

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Wild Oats double for Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

Followers of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race might think they are seeing double when the 628 nautical mile classic starts on Sydney Harbour on Boxing Day. The reason for this is simple: on the starting line will be two … Continue reading

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NEW Generation of Clipper Motor Yachts set to be launched

With a proud history dating back to 1977 Australia’s iconic Clipper Motor Yachts is poised to launch an exciting new European inspired model range which will position it at the forefront of the international long range luxury cruiser market.

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Riviera owners migrate north for cruise of a lifetime to the tropical Whitsunday Islands

The Whitsunday Islands off north Queensland are a dream destination for motor yachting enthusiasts. A group of 74 tropical islands, large and small, white sandy beaches, secluded bays and anchorages add up to the ultimate motor yachting experience.

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