Australia’s world-class luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, will proudly present an inspiring seven-model red-carpet showcase, including two World Premieres, at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show in Queensland beginning on 24 May, 2018.
The on-water display features three sophisticated Sport Yachts – the 4800, 5400 and the flagship 6000 model – the blue water 52 Enclosed Flybridge and a classic Belize 54 Daybridge.
The sporty and adventurous 395 SUV and the magnificent 72 Sports Motor Yacht will both have their World Premieres at the show.
Riviera owner Rodney Longhurst said the Riviera and Belize range of designs appeal to a breadth of motor yachting pursuits and cruising aspirations.
Every model in our Sanctuary Cove showcase will feature the very latest in marine technology, including Glass Cockpit navigation and systems monitoring, CZone digital switching and joystick controls.
Riviera Sport Yachts on display at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
Riviera’s spectacle at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show includes the 4800, 5400 and 6000 Sport Yachts, all of which share designer styling, luxurious single-level living and entertaining features, proven technology and superb sea-keeping capabilities.
The Sport Yachts offer an array of accommodation options from the two-stateroom/two bathroom 4800 and the three-stateroom/two bathroom 5400 to the 6000 with three or four-cabin layout, the option of a lower atrium lounge and three bathrooms. A Presidential layout in the 6000 offers a full-beam master stateroom amidships and a sizeable walk-in wardrobe.
A substantial swim platform, tender garage and an alfresco cockpit design that merges seamlessly with a lavish interior with fully equipped aft galley and opulent and expansive saloon are common traits of the Riviera Sport Yacht collection. Each model also includes the benefits of a wide walk-around side deck leading to a foredeck that features a comfortable sun lounge.
Owners enjoy spirited and efficient performance through Volvo Penta’s IPS twin turbo diesel propulsion and pod drives along with its joystick controls for superior handling and low-speed manoeuvring.
Riviera 52 Enclosed Flybridge – on display at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
The 52 Enclosed Flybridge is a three-stateroom motor yacht that extends the distinctive indoor/outdoor luxury lifestyle features, practicality of design, easy-to-use technology and legendary offshore capabilities for which Riviera is highly awarded and internationally renowned.
An entertainer cockpit offers transom seating and a forward mezzanine lounge and barbecue unit. The rear bulkhead includes a sliding door and awning window that, when opened, create a powerful sense of light and space between cockpit and the luxurious interior.
Forward of the fully equipped U-shaped aft galley, a sumptuous saloon features a large C-shaped lounge to port with a hi-lo dining table with a three-seater settee opposite.
The accommodation deck provides three magnificent staterooms and two bathrooms with options for a midships or forward master with ensuite bathroom.
The enclosed flybridge, accessed from the lounge by a masterly-crafted timber staircase, feature forward port side helm with companion chair and an L-shape lounge behind, with a wet bar between.
Power for the Riviera 52 Enclosed Flybridge comes standard with Volvo Penta’s proven D11-IPS950 system with twin D11 turbo diesel engines and IPS20 pod-drives (2 x 533kW/725hp).
Belize 54 Daybridge – on display at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
Riviera’s distinctive Belize 54 Daybridge is a timelessly classic design reflecting an age of tradition, individuality, style and refined character.
An elegant blend of classical design and state-of-the-art marine technology, the Belize 54 features a highly efficient hull form offers serious sea-keeping capability, proven to handle the tough Australian offshore conditions.
She offers three opulent staterooms and two deluxe bathrooms including a full beam midships master suite.
The Belize 54 offers owners the choice of Volvo Penta D8-IPS800 system with twin D8 diesel engines and IPS15 pod-drives (2 x 447kW/600hp) or the Volvo Penta D11-IPS950 system with twin D11 engines and IPS20 pod-drives (2 x 533kW/725hp).
With Riviera and Belize, all Volvo Penta systems, drives and electronics are covered by an industry-leading five-year limited warranty to complement Riviera’s structural five-year limited warranty.
Rodney Longhurst said: “We are delighted to present two World Premieres at the 30th anniversary Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show.”
“The 395 SUV is Riviera’s much-awaited under-forty-foot model, offering a new-design open cockpit, two spacious staterooms, a large bathroom and an open and comfortable saloon with aft galley.”
“She provides a compelling new impetus to join the Riviera family.”
“Our World Premiere 72 Sports Motor Yacht is an extraordinary model representing the epitome of Riviera’s innovation, style and superior technology that makes boating with Riviera just so effortless. Discerning owners can relish the exhilaration of sports performance with the luxurious comforts for which Riviera is renowned in our new Sports Motor Yacht collection.”
He said the name Riviera was synonymous with ultra-luxury, distinguished design, and supreme sea-keeping capabilities.
“Our talented craftspeople pride themselves on the highest level of craftsmanship in each new Riviera,” he said. “We also partner with worldwide leaders in design, engineering and technology to offer truly superior motor yachts.”
Where to find Riviera and Belize at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show
Mr Longhurst said: “We are looking forward to welcoming Riviera and Belize owners and visitors to inspect the latest luxurious models of Riviera and Belize excellence at our stunning red-carpet, on-water showcase on F Pier at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show.”