Posts From the monthly archives: "June 2018"

SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES – When a fleet of eight Riviera motor yachts came together on Sydney Harbour, they were about to voyage back through history. “It was a fantastic adventure,” said Peter Haig, owner of 52 Enclosed Flybridge Pelara. “We travelled together south from the Pittwater, north of Sydney, and through the Sydney heads.…(Read More)

ISTANBUL, TURKEY – Riviera, has moved to substantially enhance our presence in the Mediterranean region with the appointment of Perfomax Marine to represent the Riviera and Belize marques in Turkey. Perfomax Marine was founded in 2006 by experienced marine specialist Sertan Untut, initially to offer superyacht charter and brokerage services. “Riviera and Belize motor yachts…(Read More)

BRIBIE ISLAND, QUEENSLAND – A  voyage of more than 50 nautical miles north along the entire length of Queensland’s Moreton Bay began an exciting three days for the owners and families of 18 Riviera motor yachts that joined the R Marine Jones “Mystery Weekend” recently. The flotilla assembled at the mouth of the Coomera River…(Read More)

COOMERA, QUEENSLAND – Successfully anchoring your Riviera motor yacht is one of the most important boat-handling skills you can acquire. The demand for knowledge of this skill by our owners was reflected recently when the Riviera Festival workshops on anchoring and anchors were consistently among the most popular. If you can set your anchor correctly…(Read More)

Barry Stubbs searched for 12 months for the right Riviera when his wife, Julie, decided she was no longer interested in boating after less than ideal experiences with other brands. “My first plan was a Riviera 48 Enclosed Flybridge,” said Barry. “I also looked at a 47. Then I found our 51 Open Flybridge, Winedown…(Read More)

COOMERA, QUEENSLAND – The 600-strong team of craftspeople at Riviera is celebrating following the seventh annual four-day Riviera Festival of Boating in late May and Riviera’s staring role at the 30th Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show as one of the largest exhibitors. Riviera owner Rodney Longhurst addressed the team following the Festival and…(Read More)