Following the initial announcement in June, the new route to Australia for Peters & May’s yacht-transport operations will depart the United States in October. The sailing will be to the east coast of Australia, resulting from a marked increase in inquiries over the past year. Departure points are Newport, Rhode Island and then Fort Lauderdale.
Come September, megayachts employing Peters & May’s services can now head directly to Australia from American and European waters. The sailings from each destination to eastern Australia are a first for the two-decade-old yacht-transport company. Peters & May already picks up and drops off yachts and megayachts in more than 150 ports worldwide. The company