The strategic use of carbon fiber reduces vessel weight and saves fuel costs. Gold Coast Yachts shop processes produce low air, low void, high quality, post cured carbon components at a reasonable cost which can be amortized by the savings in fuel usage.

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The Gold Coast Yachts website attempts to communicate the 116 different vessels we’ve been commissioned to design and build. Although many of the vessels share similar attributes there are no stock models.

  • Commercial sailing or power catamarans
  • Private catamaran yachts
  • Support vessels

Contact Rich Difede to design and build your new catamaran at an internationally competitive price.

Let our skills, management strength and design experience work for you.

  • Day sail catamarans, private yachts, wave-piercers, power cats, guest shuttles, ferries, snorkel boats, dive boats, sight-seeing boats, excursion vessels, party cats…
  • Resin infusion, wet bagging, wood /epoxy composite, stitched and unidirectional e-glass, epoxy
  • Carbon fiber
  • Professionally designed and installed machinery, electrical, mechanical and rigging systems
  • Existing hull molds, one-off molds, custom shapes

118 Custom Composite Catamarans and Trimarans

Gold Coast Yachts is pleased to announce that our senior designer and co-founder, Roger Hatfield, is trying out retirement. After 31 years of designing for Gold Coast Yachts, he has produced 118 custom vessels, with 100% success rate, along with numerous personal and side project vessels. We wish him the best of luck on his next adventure, and thank him greatly for his contribution to Gold Coast Yachts’ success.

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