Welcome To Boats International

The experienced team of Brett Flanagan, his brother Grant and Paul Atallah, formerly Sanctuary Cove Boat Sales, have relocated from Sanctuary Cove to headquarter their on-water display at Gold Coast City Marina. Now known as “Boats International” and located on H Arm of the marina, the team represents new brands including Island Gypsy, Focus, Hurricane Deck…

Island Gypsy 2-cabin to suit cruising families

The two-cabin version of the Island Gypsy Newport is in build, on track to arrive in Australia in August 2020 and ideal for cruising families looking for an economical and feature-filled motor yacht. At 46ft (14m) it’s the same LOA as the first two Newport models, but the space below decks has been expertly optimised…

Fantastic flybridge icon reborn

Island Gypsy Motor Yachts is gearing up for a massive 2020, with the arrival of the third hull in the Newport 460 sedan range, a two-bedroom layout, plus the unveiling of the Classic Flybridge line. Inspired by the original Halvorsen brand, the new incarnation of Island Gypsy comprises two different styles: the ‘Newport’ sedan motor…

Boats International- Gold Coasts Premier Marine Sales Office

Boats International is the new name for a seasoned team who offer customers their combined expertise from three decades in the boating business – manufacturing, importing, brokerage and new boat sales. Based at Sanctuary Cove Marina at our perfectly-positioned floating office on F Pier, Boats International is your one-stop shop for premium motor yacht brands, including Hurricane…

Power play – Swan Super Lines unites with Hurricane team

Collaboration on a mutual client, Powerplay Catamarans, and a friendship cultivated over three decades, have developed into a formal partnership between two respected industry entities, Swan Super Lines and Hurricane Boats Australia, shortly to be known as Boats International. Swan Super Lines (SSL) will become an extension arm of Boats International , Director Ian Swan…

Fast, fun Focus fills a niche

Fans of zippy, versatile sports cruisers rejoice – the sleek, stylish and spacious Focus Power 33 will fill the gap in the wake of iconic, departed marques such as Mustang and Sunrunner. Bursting with features and head-turning European appeal, Focus Power 33 is a 10m cruiser with a generous 3.47m beam, designed by world-renowned naval…

Powerplay catamarans lure with luxury

Australian cruising boaties will soon have the choice of the superb, Australian-designed Powerplay brand of luxury power catamarans, now distributed exclusively by Hurricane Boats Australia based at Sanctuary Cove. Established in Townsville in 2000 by award-winning boat builder and designer, James Dewing, Powerplay Catamarans span models from 15m to 25m. Today, based in Thailand, Powerplay…

Hurricane the one-stop deck boat shop

Hurricane Boats Australia are poised to become Australia’s “one stop shop” for both pontoon and deck boats with the introduction of the Sweetwater, Sanpan and Aqua Patio range. The experts at Hurricane can now offer over 165 models and hundreds of layouts ensuring there’s a boat to suit everybody and every boating lifestyle, from back…

New shipment set to arrive January 2019

Hurricane deck boats have rapidly found a place in the local market, the first models snapped up for their versatility, performance and array of features as standard. The next delivery, due in December, will feature two new models of the US-built boats and already the Hurricane hype is building. “This is our third shipment in…