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Let your vessel work for you!

 

Have you ever thought about how much your vessel costs you - I am sure you have? We are looking for a few vessels to fill some size gaps we have in our fleet of 20. We are looking for modern vessels,

  • a mid range yacht between 28 and 34ft.
  • a small launch between 30 and 34ft.
  • and a modern runabout between 14ft and 19ft.
  • See below for "Feature Charter Vessels"

Purchasing a Charter Vessel: Both Aaron & Peter have extensive knowledge of the charter industry and can advise and answer frequently asked questions about charter vessel ownership including:

  • Tax benefits available including depreciation and GST.
  • Owners Private Use.
  • Estimation of annual charter revenue.
  • Estimation of annual vessel expenses including maintenance, berthage, insurance, licences.
  • Boat management and maintenance.
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Click here for an info pack for an idea on what's involved in being an owner of a vessel in charter with Compass Charters.

 

 

To help us find these vessels, Compass Charters are proud to announce Gulf Group Marine Brokers Ltd arrival in the South Island with the recent opening of a new branch office at Picton.

 

Based in Compass Charters premises at Waikawa Marina the company specialises in marketing and selling of both pleasure and commercial vessels. With 11 brokerage offices strategically located nationwide and employing over 20 marine brokers plus associated management and marketing personnel Gulf Group are recognised as the largest brokerage firm and industry leaders in New Zealand. The company offer an extensive database of vessels for sale and specialise in vessel valuations plus marine insurance and finance. They are NZ agents for new Hunter and Elan yachts, Silverton and Arvor launches.

 

The new Picton office will be staffed on a full time basis by marine brokers Peter Broad who offers a wealth of experience in both pleasure and commercial vessels and on a part time basis Aaron Wilson who will initially specialise in the sale of charter yachts and launches.

 

If you are looking at buying or selling a yacht or launch then talk to either Peter or Aaron about your requirements. picton@gulfgroup.co.nz

 

For buyers they offer direct access to over 800 vessels for sale and can supply detailed inventory and photos of these vessels. In addition they can undertake further research nationwide to locate the right vessel. When clients have focused on a specific vessel to buy they will guide on a step by step basis through the purchase procedure including making offers on a vessel, a formal sale and purchase contract, sea trials plus arranging necessary structural and mechanical inspections of the vessel.  Once a vessel is purchased their service continues including if required organisation of vessel insurance, delivery of vessel to the buyers home port and tuition in vessel familiarisation and boat handling.

 

For existing owners wishing to sell their vessel they offer comprehensive nationwide marketing of vessels throughout their branch offices and marine brokers including regular advertising in national boating magazines and various Internet sites. Sales berths are located at various marinas and regular feedback is provided to owners on the market interest being shown in their vessel. If required an individual marketing plan can be developed to assist with the promotion of vessels for sale. 

 

Contact Gulf Group Marine Brokers Picton office:

Unit 1, Waikawa Marina,                   

Ph:  03) 5738 201                  

Fax: 03) 5738 276

Email: picton@gulfgroup.co.nz

 

Aaron Wilson: Ph ­­­- 0274 340 2470274 340 247

Email: picton@gulfgroup.co.nz

Website: www.gulfgroup.co.nz

Being a Compass Charters recommended marine brokerage firm for the purchase of additional vessels for their charter fleet plus the selling of existing vessels to new charter owners or in the case of vessels being retired from the fleet into private ownership we welcome all enquires regarding charter vessel ownership.

 

Feature Charter Vessels for Sale:


Dreamtime (Hunter 29.5)

This 1996 Hunter 29.5ft yacht is a perfect combination of performance and comfort.
Perfectly suited to family groups, with plenty of space on a easy to handle boat.
Surveyed for 6 but ideal for 4, she has a large double aft and a second double forward plus a saloon double. Open plan but with a separate head. The smart layout gives generous space throughout for a vessel of this size.

"Reduced" to $79,000 + GST (if any). Been in our fleet nearly 3 years but the Auckland owners are not finding the time to use it enough. Compass Charters have been asked to find a new owner for a 1996 Hunter 29.5ft called "Dreamtime" in our fleet of 18. They have asked us to sell her to a new and caring owner(s) who want to keep her within our fleet. A great way for your vessel to earn you income!

She has been part of Compass Charters fleet of vessels based in Waikawa marina in the Marlborough sounds for the last 3 seasons. A great little cruising yacht with all the big boat accessories, "Dreamtime" has a growing client following. She is maintained to an excellent standard and has lots of extras installed.

A great way to own a vessel and enjoy it without all the hassle of maintenance and costs associated with ownership!

For more details on "Dreamtime", please follow this link http://compass-chartersconz.sites.acclipse.com/charter_fleet/
yachts/dreamtime


If you want to try her out for an overnighter or two then a special charter rate can be organised with Compass Charters for serious buyers. Conditions apply.

Loa: 8.99m (29.5 feet)
Boa: 3.2m
Draft: 1.4m
Engine: 1 x Yanmar 2GM 18hp diesel on a Shaft with 3 blade prop.
1 head/1 shower rooms + 2nd shower on deck.
Tankage: 76 l fuel, 150 l fresh water.
Cruise: 5 kts.
Instruments: Lowrance Plotter/GPS speed, depth, wind. electric windlass, dodger, , new sails 2017, fridge/freezer, holding tank, new Eno oven/2 burner stove, cd player. Great transom for swimming/diving, Wheel steering.


 

Rates

Click below to see all our Boat Rates, Additional Services info and Rates, Season dates and Discount structure. As well as additional info about Bonds, Onboard accommodation etc. If you need a quote, further help or information please contact us.

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Compass Charters' diverse fleet consists of fully equipped and well-maintained yachts, launches and runabouts. If you need help choosing which vessel to charter, just contact our crew and we will be happy to help you. 

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Special Offers

The longer you charter the more you save! Our MULTI DAY CHARTER DISCOUNT has proved very popular so we are continuing to offer them for the 2018/19 season.

Get your crew organised and book 6 months or more in advance and get an additional 5% off your daily rate with our EARLY BOOKERS DISCOUNT.

To view the latest Compass Charters Special Offers click here.

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