Warwick proudly accepted an offer to buy Australiawide Boat Sales from Euan MacDonald in 2018. He brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge in the boating industry as well as a passion for helping people to buy the “right boat” and sell their pre-loved boats. Warwick’s professionalism and enthusiasm will make clients feel peace of mind and confidence in knowing him and the team at Australiawide will provide the best guidance and first-class service for buyers and sellers. Australiawide has become a very reputable and successful company over the last 15 years. Warwick’s aspirations are to maintain the high levels of service that our clients are accustomed too.
Warwick brings added value to the team at Australiawide with his strong background and extensive knowledge owning and working on various boats and yachts over the last 30+ years. He has worked and owned commercial fishing enterprises and has a deep understanding of all things nautical, having previously worked in some of the roughest oceans in the world, He has also been involved in the aquaculture industry, and has had a very successful history in selling boats. Warwick also holds a NZ Deep Seas Skipper ticket and an Australian MED2 qualification.
Warwick’s passion is sailing, having sailed extensively around Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific islands with hopes to expand on this over the coming years. He currently lives aboard his latest yacht in the local Manly harbour. He will often be found out and about enjoying Moreton Bay when the time allows. As well as boats and sailing, Warwick actively enjoys outdoor activities such as mountain biking and skiing. He is always available to offer help and advice whether you are looking to sell your current vessel or buy a new one. If you see him out and about you will find he is warm, friendly and approachable.
Detlef got into boats relatively late, beginning in his early 30’s whilst working as a television producer, but when the bug hit there was no stopping him. Sailing out of the CYCA he cut his teeth on racing with numerous major blue water events under his belt. Detlef has also delivered yachts throughout the Pacific and Asia accumulating over 40,000 sea miles.
Fine food and wine is another passion and you can be confident that any time on land or water with the debonair Detlef will usually include a great meal and an even greater bottle of wine or two. Detlef is Mr Customer Service, and will always go the extra mile to ensure he exceeds his customers’ expectations. Just check out his testimonials!