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To show off the new home of Clipper Motor Yachts, Cobalt Boats and Bennington Pontoon Boats at The Boat Works, we celebrated with an Open Weekend with live music, a complimentary BBQ and plenty of boats on display. It was an exciting opportunity for us to welcome everyone to our new showroom and marina as...
Australia’s third largest boat builder, Clipper Motor Yachts will be revealing, not one but two never seen before Hudson Bay semi-displacement yachts at Sanctuary Cove Boat Show (SCIBS). Making their world debut is the Clipper Hudson Bay 350 and the Hudson Bay 470, both Australian designs with the build and quality control carefully overseen by...
When we discontinued building the most popular Clipper ever, the Heritage 40, some owners were sad to see the end of an era. But lately we've been busy with some cutting edge boat models which are a long way from those Clipper design roots and history. This new Heritage 46 is the traditional Heritage 40...
Our owner and his mates met us in Ningbo, China to have their first onboard inspection of the first ever Cordova 63. The owner had a strong influence in designing the layout and porthole window selection. This boat immediately screams open and airy when you walk onto her. Just one step from the cockpit through...
This new model can’t arrive fast enough for many anxious prospective owners wanting to see her. Sea trials begin on her next week with our QC and Electrical surveyor on board, Andy Clayton. We look to have her completed and on her way for in time the Sanctuary Cove Boat Show in May. See our...
Late in 2018 one of our existing owners took the trip to our shipyard in China to finalise his build spec for our very first Patrizio Facheris designed Cordova 65/68 MY with an enclosed flybridge. This brand new design is a semi-displacement hull powered by twin 800 HP Volvo D11 diesels with joystick docking, hydraulic thrusters,...
Clipper Motor Yachts is pleased to announce the arrival of the Hudson 39 Motor Yacht to Queensland. She is powered by a Volvo D6 435 diesel shaft drive engine and will cruise at 17 knots with a top speed of 23 knots. Our ship yard in Turkey gave us the opportunity to use a rare...
NEWS 2018 Hudson Bay 390 arriving in time for Sanctuary Cove April 24, 2018 Posted by: clipper No Comments Hudson Bay 390 Our new generation of large volume semi-displacement Hudson Bay debuts with the 390 arriving into Queensland in early May Listening to our existing and potential owners feedback, we started with a clean design...
NEWS 2018 Hudson Bay 540 arriving in time for Sanctuary Cove April 24, 2018 Posted by: clipper No Comments Hudson Bay 540 Patrizio Facheris and I set out to create a sedan series that retained all the benefits of a blue water semi-displacement, diesel shaft drive, keeled hull with walk around decks yet totally re-imagine...
NEWS Clipper’s Annual Owners Regatta Breaks Records November 8, 2016 Posted by: admin No Comments Clipper owners once again turned out in force to cruise north for the Annual Fraser Island Regatta. In total, 15 motor yachts and over 40 owners and their crew got together for nine days of cruising, camaraderie and onshore experiences....