Officer Going Land Based

Officer Going Land Based

Sam reached out and wanted to help out with Yachties of Australia, he has taken some time to share his time in the industry and his advice for those getting out. How long were you in the yachting industry? 7years spanning 2016 to 2023.   How did you find your...
Australian Yacht Engineer

Australian Yacht Engineer

I put a call out on the Yachties of Australia WhatsApp group for anyone wanting to contribute to Life of a Yachtie and Dave, an Australian yacht engineer, was the first to throw up his hand up and help out. This is for anyone thinking about getting into the...
Moving Back to Australia

Moving Back to Australia

Moving back to Australia after years of yachting can be somewhat daunting and a bit of a challenge. Louise and Charlie, who met on board a super yacht a number of years ago, are one couple that made that decision to move back to Australia during covid. They are happy...
A Boss Bosun

A Boss Bosun

Possibly one of the best additions to a deck team is having a female amongst the boys. It gives the team a different perspective, and is gold for owners and charter guests when they see the girls showing the boys how its done. One boss on deck, Yvonne, wasn’t...
How To Become a Deckhand

How To Become a Deckhand

Have you watched Below Deck, scrolled on social media and saw a mega rich guy on his boat or you were like me and walked past all the yachts in Monaco port and thought to yourself “how the f**k can I work on that thing”. Here is a guide on how to become a deckhand on...
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