A cacophony of yacht horns sounded on 7th November to draw the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show to an emphatic close, rounding off five busy days of VIP yacht viewings, industry events, and glamorous parties. Now in its 57th year, FLIBS is one of the greatest events on the yachting calendar and brings billions of dollars worth of superyachts for sale and charter, leisure boats, futuristic water toys, and marine products to seven locations across the palm-lined docks of Florida. (more…)

Fraser Yachts is delighted to announce that Captain Wayne Williams of M/Y KARIMA has won the prestigious Yacht Management Captain of the Year Award for 2016, receiving the accolade at the exclusive Fraser Yachts Dockside Soirée during the recent 2016 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.

The Yacht Management Captain of the Year Award is now in its second year, and was created with the intention of rewarding excellent leadership in the Fraser Yachts management fleet. The award delivers an equivalent level of recognition for private yacht Captains to that earned by the top charter Captains who are awarded each year at the Monaco Yacht Show Captains’ Dinner. (more…)

The Secret to Adventure

For some Owners, the lure comes from oceans less travelled. For the last 18 months, the beautiful 46.7m Heesen M/Y MY SECRET has been roaming the globe, taking her Owner, guests and crew on countless adventures, from Glacier Bay to the Great Barrier Reef and many places in between. Captain Remo Mayer shares some of the highlights from this epic journey.

When the Owner of MY SECRET took delivery from Heesen in late 2012, he was determined to take her beyond the usual yachting destinations and wasted no time preparing the yacht for an epic voyage that would take almost two years, visit over 15 countries across the two hemispheres and create countless memories. (more…)

Fraser Yachts offers an unmissable opportunity to be part of M/Y ALANDREA’s inaugural Caribbean yacht charter season. The 32.92m new-build yacht was built by Ferretti Custom Line in 2016 and was added to the Fraser Yachts charter fleet in September.

The yacht offers bright, spacious interiors, overflowing with warm colours and sophisticated furnishings. There is an appealing natural transition between the interior and exterior in the main salon, with the indoor space opening directly onto a starboard balcony. (more…)