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There’s never been a better time to go boating. If the last 12-18months has taught us anything, it’s the value of time spent with family and friends on the water, relaxing and appreciating our amazing coastline and waterways.

“We are seeing a tremendous increase in boating and boat sales, additional haul outs and survey inspection lifts each week. The 80+ marine partner based onsite are experiencing a steady flow of work and many are reporting a marked rise in demand and are hiring more skilled trades to keep pace.” comments Shane Subichin General Manager

The Boat Works undertakes more than 5,000 boat movements per year, facilitating a range of vessels regardless of the size or make.  The Boat Works community is unlike any in the industry, our partners provide exceptional service with the highest of standards and integrity. Our facilities provide a welcoming atmosphere and working environment that’s keeps guests coming back.

Whether it be routine maintenance and parts through to major refits and customisations we have an unrivalled diversity of marine services and facilities that cover every aspect of boating.

For customers, this equals freedom of choice to select the trades that fit your brief with total transparent quoting. Or you can trust your job to the qualified Project Managers on-site who will oversee works from quotation to completion.

With now twice as many services and resources for your boat no request too big or small.

 More boats means more demand so book early to avoid disappointment.

Should you be looking to get on top of the boats maintenance prior to Summer we urge you book early and avoid; 1.The Heat, 2. Rush of the influx of vessels returning from northern waters for their maintenance.

Looking to upgrade and downsize the boat?

We have a number of boat sale options conveniently located onsite. From the trailer option of a Whittley or Bayliner, through to Clipper Motor Yachts, Cobalt Boats, Bennington Pontoons, Pursuit right through to the cruising option with resale Catamarans and Yachts through Multihull Solutions, Catamaran Company, McKenzie International.

Yachtsmen International and Alexander Marine Australia & Brokerage support the range of motoryachts 30m+ available for sale.

Inspect a hull at your leisure in the out–of-water boat sales precinct or review the in-water boats For Sale onsite adjacent to The Galley Restaurant & Cafe.

For more information on Trades – Services – Marine Retail + Boats for Sale review our website


Published in print October-December 2021