MarineBusiness-World.com
 
 
News Home FishingBoating Photo Gallery Australian Cruising Sail-World Australia
Sail-World.com : Marine Auctions - great results, positive feedback
Marine Auctions - great results, positive feedback


'boats under the hammer at Marine Auctions event'    Marine Auctions
Adrian Seiffert of Marine Auctions reports 'a massive weekend' and excellent results at Sunday’s auction at Runaway Bay. The event attracted more than 200 registered bidders and many more interested parties, swelling the ranks to nearly 400 people, all enjoying the flurry of auction action and marvellous Gold Coast weather.

'We had bidders registered from all states and New Zealand and Hong Kong,' he says. 'We auctioned 30 boats, and 50% sold on the day, and I believe by the end of this week we will have achieved a 70% clearance.'

The auction sold $2m in boats, including a Goldstar 54 at $205,500, which is now heading off to Melbourne, a Kiwi 65 which sold for $453,650 and a Scimitar 1010 that attracted a lot of bidders and eventually went for $375,500, and will soon be off to the Sunshine Coast. The Vitech 74 went for $380,000 and was taken home by an owner on the Gold Coast.

The auction was also successful for the Noble brand which Seiffert represents. 'Nobles are always in demand,' he says, adding that the boat and trailer package proved popular, selling for between $17,500 to $35,000 depending on size.

'Feedback about auctions was great. We achieved good prices, so sellers were in a good mood. There was a lot of bidding. People are back to buying boats. They are starting to realise prices are rock bottom, perhaps lower interest rates and more flexible finance options, people are feeling more positive with the election looming.'

Adrian Seiffert manages bidders interest -  Marine Auctions  
According to Seiffert, Marine Auctions will be running regular auctions at Runaway Bay, most likely bi-monthly. The next general auction will be hosted at Rivergate 29 June and the schedule of online auctions will soon be announced.

More at www.marineauctions.com.au


by Jeni Bone

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.marinebusiness-world.com/index.cfm?nid=109925

1:06 AM Tue 28 May 2013GMT


Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.


Related News Stories:

14 May 2013  Marine Auctions - rise in enquiry indicates positive sentiment
18 Apr 2013  Marine Auctions' online marina berth auction - ends TODAY, 3pm!
09 Apr 2013  Now is the time to buy a boat!
15 Mar 2013  Marine Auctions on-site auction Saturday 16 March, Rivergate Marina
22 Feb 2013  Marine Auctions: Online auction sparks wide-ranging interest




Marine Business News







Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show - 13 things to See and do by Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show,














































Volvo Ocean Race CEO Knut Frostad talks Time and Money (Part II) *Feature by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team,














Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 20 2014 - KIWI drops on Data
Yamaha inspires students to succeed
NSW EPA supports Marina Industry Environmental Accreditation
Powerful Yanmar 12AY Diesel Series revealed
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 CEO Knut Frostad talks (Part I) *Feature
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 19 2014 - ANZAC gap widens
Buy a slice of Solar Sailor history *Feature
Swan celebrates sales success *Feature
AIMEX expands to include a commercial marine division
4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing and Boating Expo on the horizon
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 16 2014 - Mixed message at end
Stealth i14 out of China
Brisbane Boat Show 2014 - New boat engines set to rev up interest
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 15 2014 - AUS consolidation
National 4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing and Boating Expo - 4WD heaven
Yanmar selected for big torque at low revs
Sydney Boat Show display winners recognised *Feature
Superyacht Australia sees resurgence for yacht building in Australia
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 14 2014 - Aussie confidence up
China Yachting Conference lines up the speakers
Design Award METS now open for entries   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 13 2014 - Aussie drifts   
Volvo Team Vestas Wind skipper Nico says: 'We can win' - Part II *Feature   
Volvo Ocean Race Team Vestas Wind skipper - One Design is key *Feature   
2014 National 4x4 Outdoors Show: Popularity of caravanning and camping   
2015 Sydney Inte'l Boat Show - Boating Industry commences planning   
Volvo Ocean Race - Danish entry confirmed as Team Vestas Wind   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 12 2014 - NZ Credit Card dead   
Pacific Boating membership offers hassle-free boating *Feature   
Marine15 expands trade, networking and B2B opportunities *Feature   
2014 Auckland on the Water Boatshow - Huge prize packs up for grabs   
Fire causes million dollar damage on HMAS Bundaberg   
4X4 Outdoors Show and Fishing and Boating Expo wows water lovers   
Volvo Ocean Race: Win a stopover trip by designing an ECsix T-Shirt   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 9 2014 - RBA confirms low rates   
2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Last minute accommodation options   
Sydney Int'l Boat Show - Stellar results for Multihull Solutions   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 8 2014 - Oz jobless jumps   
NSW Environment Minister awards 'Fish Friendly' Marina Accreditations   
PSP Southampton Boat Show - Don't miss the most exciting show ever   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News





Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW MBW
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT