Fresh From Refit, Akiko Chartering Down Under

Translated from the Maori language, Akiko means “at a distance from home.” The owners of the 112-foot (34-meter) explorer yacht bearing that name want her to be your home afar from home, too. They’re offering her for charter in Australia for the rest of the year, followed by other South Pacific regions. Akiko wrapped up Continue reading


Ghost II Giving Australian Charterers New Options

A few motoryachts currently charter in Australia. Another one is heading there in October, offering something new. She is the first new-build megayacht created specifically for the Australian charter market. She’s Ghost II, a 122-footer (37.3-meter) with a crew who know the local waters quite well. Ghost II is part of the central charter agency Continue reading


Ring in New Year’s Eve 2016 Aboard a Superyacht in Sydney

We know, we know: The calendar still reads February, so it seems crazy to be talking about New Year’s Eve. But, in the charter world, you can’t plan too far ahead when it comes to major holidays. The Christmas and New Year’s holiday period is immensely busy for charter megayachts, many booking up months in Continue reading