News

  • Rivergate’s Newest Tenant ECA Maritime College

    WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26 2014

    Rivergate are excited to welcome ECA Maritime College as the latest tenants to join the centre. ECA have been operating for the past 9 years in Cairns and Gladstone and it is due to their client’s demand that they’ve now opened in Brisbane. ECA are a private Maritime College offering both Australian and International training […]

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  • Marina Report - November 2014

    WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26 2014

    It has been an interesting time around the Marina during 2014. A visit by the high speed “Team Australia” racing trimaran and an associated corporate event was a great success. The ever popular ‘Young Endeavor” paid another visit to Rivergate along with other notable vessels such as Encore, Eclipse and the tri masted Southern Cloud. […]

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  • Shipyard Report - November 2014

    WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26 2014

    The Rivergate Shipyard has been enjoying a busy year in 2014. Our shipyard occupancy rates are remaining high with a steady stream of larger vessels coming into the yard for large scale refit works. Telephone and email enquiries are up and bookings have remained constant. Rivergate Shipyard has hosted some long term international guests in […]

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  • Project Review 67 Metre MY Golden Shadow

    WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26 2014

    In December 2013, 67 metre research fleet vessel MY Golden Shadow steamed to Rivergate Marina & Shipyard specifically for maintenance and repair works. This modern research vessel is a part of the Golden Fleet, whose Saudi Arabian owner (who is a keen oceanographer) makes the vessel available for scientific purposes worldwide in support of the […]

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  • Captains Blog MY Kokomo II

    WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26 2014

    We are a 35m Jack Hargreaves designed launch, built in 1987, ex-Achilles II. 1 week into our annual yard period, and we are well into the “opening things up” stage! Being in the shed at Rivergate Shipyard is fantastic, the wind and rain that has hit Brisbane (and most of QLD) this year, hasn’t affected […]

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  • Rivergate Now Offers Berthing up to 234 metres

    FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21 2014

    Until recently Rivergate Marina & Shipyard has accommodated vessels from all over the world up to 80 metres in length. As Rivergate continues to increase its international dominance, its services are also expanding.  This week Rivergate announced that they are now able to offer berthing up to 234 metres LOA.     This new berthing […]

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  • Rivergate Honoured Again at Superyacht Awards

    SUNDAY, JUNE 22 2014

    Since Rivergate Marina & Shipyard’s win at the 2012 Australian Superyacht Industry and Marine Industry Export Awards, they have continued to thrive as a dominant corporation within the Superyacht Industry – and have succeeded again at the 2014 Superyacht Industry Awards.

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