The team of craftsmen building our magnificent new Belize 66 motor yacht has achieved a major milestone with the deck now being connected to the hull. Before this momentous event, a number of significant elements of this extraordinary motor yacht needed to be completed. The new Volvo Penta 1350 IPS engines were lowered into position…(Read More)

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)

PORT LINCOLN, SOUTH AUSTRALIA – “For years we had heard about the Port Lincoln Experience from friends at the Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia,” said Vlad Humeniuk. “This year we were able to find out – and all the rumours were more than true! It was a sensational weekend.” R Marine South Australia’s annual…(Read More)

The magnificent new Belize 66 will have her World Premiere at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in the United States beginning on October 31 this year. The interior structures of this new flagship Belize are coming together, with the hull framework completed and floors being installed. The large main fuel tank that sits on…(Read More)

COOMERA, QUEENSLAND – Every Riviera and Belize in our current collections features comfortable and sophisticated exterior lounges to enhance the alfresco motor yacht experience. The fabrics we utilise are expected to withstand the extreme marine environment over many years as well as being easy to maintain. Riviera has recently chosen a range of Sunbrella fabrics…(Read More)

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)

Here are the latest brand-new Riviera motor yachts making their way to expectant owners around the world. Riviera 4800 Sport Yacht on her way from Brisbane, Queensland, to the United States east coast through our representative Grande Yachts International. Riviera 5400 Sport Yacht en route from Brisbane to the waterways of the United States…(Read More)

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