Based in Germany, Hanse is one of the three largest manufacturers of seagoing sail yachts globally.
The French manufacturer places a strong emphasis on racing sailboats, yet they remain substantially equipped for comfortable cruising.
Jeanneau is a French boatyard which has produced a range of cruising, sailing and motor yachts since 1957.
The Lagoon brand is a division of the Beneteau Group and has become synonymous with cruising catamarans.
Dehler is a German brand for seagoing sail yachts, founded by Willi and Heinz Dehler in the 1960s.
Australian manufacturer Whittley Marine Group offers a range of fiberglass boats for cruising, fishing and watersports.
Belize Motor Yachts is a limited edition collection of classically designed boats from Australian company Riviera.
Australian manufacturers of a range of aluminium boats such as pontoons, runabouts, centre console and half cabs.
Since 1929, Sparkman & Stephens has completed thousands of sailing and motor yacht designs, some becoming universally recognised.
Established in France in 1976, Fountaine Pajot is a leading builder of cruising catamarans, producing 4000 vessels in its 40 year history.
Seawind are amongst Australia's most popular design of cruising sail and power catamarans, with over 30 years building experience.
Signature Boats is the fiberglass division of Haines Group, an Australian based trailerboat manufacturer.
Founded in 1959, Sea Ray is one of the world's largest manufacturers of pleasure boats and sports cruisers.
Founded in New Zealand, Stabicraft design aluminium chambered boats for business and leisure purposes.
Building quality aluminium boats for over 40 years, Stacer has a reputation for strength, reliability and value for money.
Ocean-going trawler-styled motor vessels designed and produced by Pacific Asian Enterprises in California.
X-Yachts is a Danish yacht manufacturing company, specialising in sailing yachts for cruising and racing.
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