Ashanti 2 Crosses Bass Strait
We invite you to come on a journey with Matt Cumming of Vicsail and Lucy the new owner of her Vicem 44 Sports “Ashanti 2” as they depart from Shellharbour in NSW crossing Bass Strait before reaching their destination of Hobart in Tasmania in March earlier this year. The boat performed beautifully throughout the delivery […]Read more
David heads to Nautor’s Finland factory
This week I travelled up to Northern Finland, the home of Nautor’s Swan and the location of their manufacturing and launching facility known as the BTC (Boatbuilding technology centre). It is always a great experience to come to Pietarsaari, not only to catch up with great working friends at Nautor’s, but to see first-hand this […]Read more
MC38 Assassin is now Black Jack!
Sale of MC38 “Assassin” Owning a McConaghy yacht is like becoming a part of a community. The Strong Owners association manage the class and run their own one design class regattas. The boats are fantastic to sail and the racing is very close. Follow the action on the class Facebook Page and regattas are hosted all […]Read more
Cruising… no sails, just motors!
The versatile world of Motor Boats There are some of us who will never get enough of just “being” with boats. And in recent times , we note a tendency for those of us who are smitten with life on the water, to either flip occasionally between power and sail or, in fact, if the […]Read more
Moody 41 “Mystic II” – Happy clients
Selling the Moody 41 “Mystic II” in the midst of Covid 19 There is no better feeling for a yacht broker than to see both the vendor and the buyer happy with the sale process and the result. This was the outcome for the sale of Moody 41 Classic “Mystic II”. There were many contributing […]Read more
A point of view from the cruising yachts wizard
Our CEO, Brendan Hunt, shares some thoughts on Swan cruising yachts It is interesting to reflect upon the evolution of serious cruising yacht design over the years. And this is a discussion which can go on over many hours in the midst of a group of sailors. I would say, that after many years of […]Read more
Sailing the Badlands near the Borders
A tale of two saltwater cowboys and a job that must be done!! The life of any good yacht broker is certainly not mundane. Selling the Mystic II, a beautiful Moody 41 Classic, was just the easy part. The escalation of the Covid 19 and an imminent closing of the borders to Queensland. There was […]Read more
Matt Cumming: Our handyman with a big heart
Get to know a little bit more about our Sales Team, meet Matt Cumming A very handy guy and a big heart! Our Matt Cumming is a very capable sailor, he is also a very talented photographer, and we are lucky to have him but that’s just on the surface. The truth is that Matt […]Read more