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Expansion Lift the first of its kind in Australia

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The Boat Works is set to welcome a new ship lift, the Italian built BL90 Telescopic Boat Lift the first of its kind in Australia. The latest in boat lift ingenuity with several unique features allowing for versatile options for set down including a hydraulic cross beam that enlarges or decreases the overall machines footprint […]

World Debut – Ocean Alexander 28 Explorer

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Ocean Alexander 28 Explorer World Debut at Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show 19 – 22 May 2022 Alexander Marine Australia, the exclusive dealer for Ocean Alexander and Galeon yachts in Australia and New Zealand, will be hosting the highly anticipated World Debut of the Ocean Alexander 28 Explorer at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, […]

Ocean Alexander 28 Explorer World Debut at Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show 19 – 22 May 2022 Alexander Marine Australia, the exclusive dealer for Ocean Alexander and Galeon yachts in Australia and New Zealand, will be hosting the highly anticipated World Debut of the Ocean Alexander 28 Explorer at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, […]

Next-Gen Marine Training

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QLD will be the epicentre for training the next generation of recruits in the marine sector, with a new TAFE Queensland campus and Marine Centre of Excellence opening 2023 here in the heart of the Gold Coast Marine Precinct. “With the increase in demand of boats and the large investment in major marine infrastructure, we […]

Boaties Checklist – RTM Marine

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Large or small, basic or customised, every vessel needs to be maintained and proper service is the key to fun and safe boating. Planning ahead for the next journey, look to have your boat systems checked and undertake preventative maintenance to avoid problems that could keep you off the water or place your family’s safety […]

Barbers! part of the service

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Did someone say….Barbers? That’s not quite the usual for a Boatyard. But with a Village-like atmosphere onsite and over 1000 people onsite any given day at The Boat Works owner Tony Longhurst was inspired to add the barbers as part of the service. “It’s only logical! We have created such a community here with our […]

Project of passion for Pride

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A sentimental refit project was recently, and miraculously swiftly, undertaken at The Boat Works, overseen by General Manager, Shane Subichin and carried out by the on-site marine professionals and trades. The “big little job” that took the team long hours over two and a half weeks involved restoring an original Pride 65 Starfire GT to […]

The only place to Clean ya Bum!

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Cruisers Headquarters – Now Open The ever – evolving Boatyard & Marina, The Boat Works has evolved and welcomed yet another dimension to the comprehensive Resort for your Boat. Opening a dedicated 5,000-square-metres of additional hardstand especially for the cruising community only. Welcoming the opportunity for the cruiser and liveaboard community to not only cruise […]

Mega Sheds; a New Super Era for the Gold Coast

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Officially opening this week 17th February, The Boat Works largest refit sheds the, Mega Sheds have welcomed bookings from the region’s premium superyachts. The Mega Sheds | welcoming a Super era The new Mega sheds are now even larger than the existing sheds built two years ago and are the tallest refit sheds on the Gold Coast. […]

Bradford Marine returns

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Bradford Marine has expanded and now returns to The Boat Works after 11 years, setting up a workshop in the new section of the Northern Superyacht Yard. Led by director Marty Clark and his sons, Bradford Marine’s 17 craftspeople and trades have been specialising in repairs and maintenance since 1995. Focusing on below the waterline […]