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Ensign News, Info & Top Picks

by Ensign Yachts 19 Nov 2021 14:00 PST
Ensign Update © Ensign Yacht Group

Welcome to Ensign's update with our latest top picks and luxurious new boats which are ready and waiting for your next adventure!
Lockdowns are ending and vaccination rates are high. Spring is in the air and Summer on our doorstep. There is no better time to be out on the water enjoying what our Australian Waterways have to offer.

Ensign Yachts has continued during these crazy times to provide our customers professional service and support with all their boating needs. Whether its a new boat or a preloved, first boat or fifth. Our team of professional experienced brokers are ready to help you get out and enjoy the water in this covid normal world.

With the weather warming up, Ensign Yachts has been busy commissioning a range of new boats for our owners to enjoy on the water this spring and summer. From the Sail Magazine nominated Boat of the Year 2022 Bavaria C38 that is now available in Sydney for purchase, to the Bavaria Vida 33, Bavaria Cruiser 34, Cruiser 37 and Cruiser 46, all recently sold across Australia.

We hope you enjoy our top picks and update below and look forward to seeing you out on the water soon!

Happy boating!
The Ensign Yachts Team
Wauquiez Yachts
Australian Distributor
A lifetime devoted to building extraordinary boats, that was the destiny of Henri Wauquiez, who gave his name to this esteemed shipyard's first workshop in 1965. Wauquiez Yachts are revered across Europe as premier bluewater cruisers.
ENSIGN Yachts are proud to announce our new partnership with the CNL 46 Group and Wauquiez Yachts to be the sole Distributor for Australia.
The Wauquiez brand has come to stand for luxurious, modern, comfortable, fast and reliable yachts. With a solid heritage in building oceangoing cruising yachts since 1965, The Wauquiez shipyard has produced more than 2,500 boats at their shipyard in Northern France. All Wauquiez yachts, including all equipment and rigging, are carefully designed and constructed using the highest quality materials.

Pilot Saloon
Since the introduction of the first Pilot Saloon sailing yacht in 1991 Wauquiez shipyard has built over 300 yachts of this type. The Pilot Saloon range are perfect blue ocean cruisers with a unique approach towards world-wide cruising offering day-light, space, comfort, safety and the pleasure of sailing. The Pilot Saloon concept, launched by Henri Wauquiez 20 years ago, continue to attract many sailors looking for a versatile sailing yacht, matching every sailing program and offering comfort, brightness and high performance.

Centurian 57
The Centurion 57 marks the return of the mythical Centurion lineage onto the luxury yacht market. Powerful, thoroughbred, as manoeuvrable as a racing yacht yet as comfortable, elegant and luxurious as a super yacht, the Centurion 57 is the quintessence of the French shipyards expertise in terms of conception and luxury yacht building.
Wauquiez Pilot Saloon 48
Boat Safe this Boat Season
With Spring being the official start of the Boating season and the Covid lockdown ending it is expected to have record numbers of yachties and boaters on the water.

Now is the perfect time for boaters to get themselves and their craft ready for the busy summer ahead. A few simple precautions taken now can make a big difference in ensuring everyone has a safer and more enjoyable day on our waterways.

Most important of all, make sure everyone on board is wearing a lifejacket and you are Logged On with Marine Rescue NSW on VHF 16 or the Marine Rescue NSW App. Marine Rescue volunteers are watching out for your safe return and if you dont Log Off as planned, will start searching for you.

Covid has affected everyone including the fund-raising efforts to keep these free safety services afloat. So please support your local Marine Rescue Organisation to keep them keeping us safe.

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BAVARIA YACHTS is adding another model to its successful SR range. The BAVARIA SR36 will make its debut at BOOT Dusseldorf 2022 in January. An intelligent space concept and a sporty, elegant design, in combination with extremely safe handling characteristics make the BAVARIA SR36 unique and made for perfect days on the ocean with family and friends.
New Boats Available for Summer Delivery
Rhea Timonier 730
The Rhea 730 Timonier is a refined, stylish wheelhouse and cockpit cruiser. Its walkaround deck with well-protected gangways makes it equally ideal for a fisherman to follow his or her catch around the deck or to take friends out for a day on the water.

Besides its general stability, the possibility to leave it on a sandbank and a rather low consumption of fuel, it features a very spacious cockpit with plenty of large storage compartments. Powered by a reliable 205-230hp inboard diesel with shaft drive and traditional tumblehome stern and teak gunnels, it makes for a stylish dayboat that is sure to turn heads.

This very affordable, multipurpose cruiser is finished with Rheas painstaking care to detail.

Available for a summer 21/22 delivery, the 730 will go fast.
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Rhea 23
If you are looking for a boat to get out and about with family and friends then look no further, the Rhea Open 23 is a perfect day boat! With a secure walkaround deck, you can choose to enjoy a quiet and pleasant boat ride, or a sporty top speed blast. The 23's elegant hull cuts through the waves without getting anyone wet, has powerful engine options and great stability. She is efficient and smooth, features Rhea's signature traditional tumblehome stern and teak gunnels and will undoubtedly impress.
Available for Summer delivery, Ensign Yachts has one located in Sydney so contact us for a live or virtual viewing.
Tofinou 16
Available now from this esteemed La Rochelle France shipyard, the 52-foot Tofinou 16 is another stunning Joubert/Nivelt design, with a moderate beam, it's lean and low, drawing 2.7m, giving it an impressively stiff and precise ride.
The yacht features a low freeboard, varnished mahogany, carbon mat and boom along with multiple berth layouts, placing it uniquely in the market for longer cruises while the open cockpit allows for open-air sailing just like the dayboats this luxury brand is famous for. Check out her sailing debut video below and contact Ensign Yachts for more information.
Wauquiez PS55
This 2013 model of the Pilot Saloon 55 with a factory warranty can be yours this Summer. A perfect bluewater cruiser, the Pilot Saloon 55 is the quintessence of Wauquiez expertise in terms of conception and high-end yacht building. The Pilot Saloon concept, launched by Henri Wauquiez 20 years ago, continues to attract many sailors looking for a versatile sailing yacht, matching every sailing program and offering comfort, brightness and high performance.
Available now for Summer delivery, contact Ensign Yachts for more information on this rare opportunity.
Bavaria Yachts C38
The C38 is German engineered and Italian designed by Cossutti Yachts. Available for viewing and purchase right now. You will need to be quick to be the first in Australia to own Bavarias latest model and the sistership to the Bavaria Yachts C42 which won European Yacht of the Year and France's Voile Magazine Boat of the Year. Demonstration deals are available. You will be impressed by the volume, the quality and the fantastic use of the interior and exterior space, not to mention the sailing characteristics. True to their build philosophy of creating the best balance of value, quality and performance the all-new C38 is 'Best in Class' providing:
- Unrivalled volume
- Easy handling
- Great performance
- Huge cockpit and ample space for ' on water living ' or the crew.
Seahorse Magazine recently published a fantastic article that delves into what truly sets Bavaria Yachts apart from its competition at the moment. It's a great read that observes both design and production processes that has won the company numerous awards.
Follow the buttons below to find out more or contact us to view the C38 currently available for purchase NOW in Sydney.
Featured New Models
Below is a selection of the popular models from some of the premier brands Ensign Yachts brings to you here in Australia.
Tofinou 9.7
AU $330,000
The Tofinou 9.7 is the latest in the Tofinou range. With this new model, the shipyard Latitude 46 develops a ...
Ref No: T97
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Rhea 32 Timonier
AU $ 595,000
The Rhea 32 Timonier combines boutique boatbuilding with classic....
Ref No: R32T
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Bavaria C50
AU $ 737,000
BAVARIA C50 - Holiday and Style models
3 - 6 Cabin Arrangements Available. Our aim was to make the ...
Ref No: BC50
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Nautitech 44 Open
AU $ 1,165,000
All your dreams onboard - A luxury catamaran built for your dream of sailing around the world.. The 44 ...
Ref No: N44O
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Bavaria Virtess Flybridge 420
AU $ 900,000
The epitome of luxury, design and performance. With its pure lines and an exceptionally modern design, ...
Ref No: BV420F
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Bering 70
Euro 2,300,000
Australian designed by the renowned Scott Blee from SABDES Yacht design the Bering 70 is the debut model for ...
Ref No: B70
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Looking for a Boat?
With summer just around the corner and Lockdowns lifting, it's time to get back out on the water.

Whether youre looking to get your first boat or your next boat, Ensign Yachts are excited to help our customers find the boat that suits their aquatic lifestyle.

With new boats coming on the market weekly, let us do the groundwork and keep you up to date with the latest listings that may be of interest to you.

Click here and let us know what you are looking for.

When we get a listing that may suit your needs, we will let you know.
Top Picks of our pre-loved Yachts
Check out the top picks from our current listings. Youll need to get in fast though as they are moving quickly.
Do you have a boat for sale? Please get in touch and see why we sell more boats than anyone in the country.
Regal 4460 Sports Cruiser
AU $ 375,000 Under Offer
This Australian delivered big Regal has been lovingly cared for, recently serviced and has an extensive ...
Ref No: EPM 804
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Mochi Craft 40 Europa
AU $ 275,000
Look no further, she is right here! This vessel would perfectly suit a Riviera buyer. Mochi Craft was ...
Ref No: EPM 812
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Marshall Lord 25 Launch
AU $ 250,000
Sydney builder Marshall Lord made his name with traditionally-styled displacement launches, but at the 2000 ...
Ref No: EPM 829
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Tofinou 9.5
AU $ 159,000 Under Contract
One very classy yacht! From the moment you look at this beautifully proportioned day sailor, you will fall ...
Ref No: ESC 470
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Bavaria C57
AU $ 1,150,000
Bavaria C57 2018 hull commissioned 2019 $1,150,000. Tonik is an excellent platform for living aboard or ...
Ref No: ESC 471
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Wauquiez Pilot Saloon 55
Ex-Factory - Available for Summer delivery. 6-month factory warranty. The boat is in very good condition. ...
Ref No: CSC 473
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Sunseeker Manhattan 52
AU $ 1,100,000
A beautiful family and entertainer style boat, great for weekends away in comfort and style. The total ...
Ref No: EPM 810
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G&S Boats 57 Game Boat
AU $ 1,990,000
From the drawing board & build team of the famed G&S boatyard in Florida comes this highly customised ...
Ref No: EPM 816
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Looking to sell your Boat?

With summer just around the corner, lockdowns ending and travel restrictions easing, there is no better time to sell your boat. Right now we are seeing the strongest sellers' market in the past 10 years.

Whether looking at selling to buy your next boat or selling to take advantage of the current incredible sellers market, Ensign would love to look after you.

The Ensign Yachts Group is Australias largest brokerage and the exclusive dealer of a selection of premier yacht brands. With a network of sales professionals across Australia, we are well placed to get the best result for your pride and joy.

Click Here to tell us about your boat and a member of our professional sales team will contact you to discuss.

We have a fantastic selection of new and used power and sailing yachts on our website.
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The following is a selection of our recent sales. Our brokers have had great success over the last few months as people seek to take advantage of our spectacular waterways in these crazy times. We have been achieving fantastic prices with a record breaking amount of sales. Give us a call to see why!
Hi Star 71 Skylounge
AU $ 395,000 SOLD
Now here's a lot of boat for not a lot of money. It's 71 feet provide 3 spacious entertaining areas ...
Ref No: EPM 806
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Sunrunner 3100
AU $ 99,000 SOLD
2016 Launched. Rare hardtop model, this 'as new' vessel was stored in a ...
Ref No: EPM 805
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Regal 4460 Sports Cruiser
AU $ 375,000 SOLD
This Australian delivered big Regal has been lovingly cared for, recently serviced and has an extensive ...
Ref No: EPM 804
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Sydney Yachts 40
AU $ 118,500 SOLD
Sydney 40 ORCi Racer. Business as Usual is very well cared for Swept Spreader rig race yacht that ...
Ref No: ESC 462
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