Posts From the monthly archives: "March 2018"

When Don and Darinka Brooker found themselves empty nesters in 2012, they decided that their 45-foot motor yacht was more than they needed. “The larger boat had been great to accommodate our growing family,” said Don. “With the children away from home, we wanted a motor yacht that would be easy for us to…(Read More)

LADIES LUNCHEON, FRIDAY, 25 MAY Our annual Ladies Day luncheon this year will be held at the award-winning Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort.  This is certain to be a very special occasion as the latest fashions from White Label Noba and dazzling jewellery from Hardy Bros are presented. Award-winning jewellery designer and CEO of…(Read More)

The CZone digital switching system installed in all new-model Rivieras is designed to make on-board lifestyle as simple as possible. CZone replaces complicated and often cumbersome traditional wiring, switch and fuse panels with networked digital switch interfaces providing ultimate control of onboard electrical systems. This intuitive system allows owners to operate multiple electrical…(Read More)

COOMERA, QUEENSLAND – The first of our sporty and adventurous new Riviera 395 SUVs is rapidly taking shape, on schedule for launch in mid-May ahead of her World Premiere at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show from 24-27 May. The engineering team is busy installing the Volvo Penta D6 engines, IPS pods and other…(Read More)

With the hull of the magnificent new Belize 66 now complete, our craftsmen are preparing to join it with the deck. Engineering work in the hull is progressing, with the Volvo Penta IPS3 1350 pods now in place. The 12.8-litre in-line six-cylinder D13 engines, combining fuel injection with twin-entry turbocharging…(Read More)

This month’s Riviera Family photo competition winner: Congratulations to Alex Tonks Boat Name: Mezzaluna Boat Model: Riviera 40 Flybridge Photo Headline: Reef Horizons Where was the photo taken: Bait Reef, QLD Photo Description: After a long journey from Sydney Harbour, Bait Reef delivered some magical days and the marine life provided endless entertainment for…(Read More)

STEVENSVILLE, MARYLAND – Riviera, in conjunction with our US east coast representative Grande Yachts International, will proudly showcase the sophisticated 3600 Sport Yacht at the Bay Bridge Boat Show in Stevensville, Maryland, opening on April 27. Grande Yachts International dealer principal Bryan Braley said he and his team are proud to display this luxurious model…(Read More)

Our experienced R Genuine Parts & Accessories team has been busy developing some warming offerings for when the weather turns cool or changes suddenly. R Genuine Parts offers everything from Riviera and Belize jackets, shirts and soft furnishings to accessories, fenders, fender covers and rope. All prices are in Australian dollars and, where applicable, include…(Read More)

SIDNEY, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Riviera will proudly display two Flybridge models in conjunction with dedicated Riviera and Belize representatives Van Isle Marina Yacht Sales at the BC Boat Show in British Columbia over four days beginning on May 3. The display will include the blue-water Riviera 52 Enclosed Flybridge and the 43 Open Flybridge models…(Read More)

DESTIN, FLORIDA – Riviera is proud to announce the further expansion of our international dealer network with the appointment of Legendary Marine, based on the “panhandle” north-west coast of Florida in the United States. Riviera’s International Sales Director, Chris McCafferty, said Legendary Marine will add great strength and support to the company’s presence…(Read More)

NEWPORT BEACH, CALIFORNIA – Riviera will proudly display the sophisticated 4800 Sport Yacht in conjunction with dedicated Riviera and Belize representative Emerald Pacific Yachts at the Newport Boat Show in Newport Beach, California, over four days beginning on April 19. Emerald Pacific Yachts San Diego representative Will McIntyre said he and his team are proud…(Read More)

Here are the latest brand-new Riviera motor yachts making their way to eager owners around the world. Riviera 43 Open Flybridge on her way to Van Isle Marina, our representative in British Columbia, western Canada. Riviera 5400 Sport Yacht on her way to the north-eastern United States through our representatives Grande Yachts International…(Read More)

COOMERA, QUEENSLAND – Riviera’s exciting new 395 SUV, our first under-forty-foot model for nearly a decade, has begun production with the hull now in lamination. As described in our previous edition of Experience, a carefully crafted timber cradle was lowered over the hull mould in February, the mould, plug and cradle then turned…(Read More)