News & Views

News & Views

Welcome our new Australian partner, Ocean Alliance

Just ahead of the winter months in the Northern Hemisphere, we wanted to pop in with a little bit of news for those looking for even more options to explore Australia and the South Pacific – an excellent time of year to go! We are thrilled to welcome Ocean Alliance as our newest trusted partner […]

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Dunia Baru officially opens Learning Center in Raja Ampat

We have an excellent update for y’all today from one of our beautiful yachts based in Indonesia. The Dunia Baru Learning Center officially opened its doors in Raja Ampat last week and we couldn’t be prouder to be a partner with all at Team Dunia Baru! Read on for the full coverage.   Last week saw the grand […]

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Chief Officer Jenny Matthews joins us this month on the podcast!

It’s a new month and time for a fresh new episode of our podcast, Sea the World Differently, with OceanScape Yachts! I was thrilled to be able to sit down for a quick chat with Chief Officer Jenny Matthews. Jenny holds her 3000 GT license and upon beginning her career on deck in the luxury […]

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Meet the SkinnyChef, Jessica Alcock!

It’s time to head back into the kitchen with another wonderful luxury yacht chef! Meet Jessica Alcock, native South African, currently travelling the globe and cooking up some amazing dishes! Read on for more with Jessica. When did you first get into yachting and become a yacht chef? I started studying as a chef immediately […]

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Spending some time with Chief Stew Arina

Today’s blog features a seasoned chief stewardess by the name of Arina Meyer who originally hails from South Africa. Read on for more of this glimpse into the yachting industry! You started your career in yachting back in 2013 – can you tell us a bit about what attracted you to the industry?  I’m Arina […]

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ICYMI: Back in the Kitchen with Chef Grace

Just in case you missed out on our delicious podcast with Chef Grace Dvornik earlier this year, I wanted to share a few of the hottest soundbites here for you! And of course the link to the full podcast so you can catch it now! How did you become a chef onboard luxury yachts? I […]

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Meet Chief Stew and Yogi Gigi!

This week I got to catch up with the fantastic Chief Stew, Gigi Grant who is making the most of her time at sea with her partner (and colleague), Dylan. Read on for more from Gigi! You’ve been in the industry for over six years now, how did you first get started? My partner and […]

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Re-released: Charter Broker Fleur Tomlinson of 37South is on the podcast!

Welcome again to another edition of Sea the World Differently! This month’s podcast is a bit of a double whammy! We get to sit down and chat with not only one of our excellent yacht partners, 37South (check some of their yachts out here), but also learn a bit more about charter broker Fleur Tomlinson […]

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Famed Chef Michel Thomann chats with us!

Have you started to notice a theme around here? One of our favourite parts of the luxury yacht experience has to be the food! So we were incredibly lucky that famed luxury chef Michel Thomann took a few minutes to sit down with us recently to talk not only about food but why it is […]

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ICYMI: Soundbites from the Yacht Stew

Did you miss our interview on the podcast earlier this year with the infamous Yacht Stew, Gemma Christian? Gemma is the creator and face behind theyachtstew.com and was kind enough to sit down with us for a chat! So in case you haven’t yet had a listen, here’s the link again, but in the mean […]

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