Who Are We?

BoatBuy is the industry leader when it comes to Pre-Purchase Marine Surveys and Mechanical Inspections. Coming from an engineering background, our inspections are in a category of their own.

We provide the most comprehensive report covering mechanical, structural and electrical components of the vessel. Specialising in inspections only, we get the opportunity to assess hundreds of boats each year, ensuring that you are working with the most experienced and professional team in Australia.

Read More


Download our service history guide to learn how to determine whether a boat is worth taking to survey.

Download Now

Articles & Videos

Check out our latest articles and YouTube videos

articles | November 14, 2021

Watermakers and Potable Water on Private Yachts

Potable water, also known as drinking water is something you may be interested in if you find yourself on a boat for a long period of time. We often get asked about how to use water makers onboard and how good the quality of water is, and in this article...

boat engine bay with volvo its

articles | August 23, 2021

The 3 Different Types Of Boat Maintenance

What are the difference types of maintenance that can be applied to engines and equipment on boats? Anything over the 40ft mark will often have a number of engines, generator/s and other serviceable items onboard (think water makers, stabilisers) that will need regular maintenance. I would say that we could...

articles | August 10, 2021

The Ultimate Guide To Manifolds, Risers & Exhaust Elbows On A Boat

With so many different types of manifolds, risers and exhaust elbows fitted to boat engines, it can be very confusing understanding at what intervals they require maintenance. To help keep it relevant, we’ve split this up into petrol and diesel engines. With diesel engines, you’ll typically hear about the “exhaust...

Subscribe to our newsletter

Recent Reviews

Read what our previous customers are saying: