On Friday 31st July, a Captains’ dinner held in Cairns by the SuperYacht Group Great Barrier Reef highlighted the startling potential of the Australian city as a superyacht homeport for the South Pacific region. Perfectly nestled between two natural wonders, Cairns is a truly inexhaustible destination resting on a strong backbone of major superyacht infrastructure. Its small island culture and first-world facilities make Cairns an attractive base for superyachts to explore the adventures of the South Pacific.
In just five short years, Safe Harbor Marinas has become a household name amongst boating enthusiasts. With more than 100 locations and 40,000 members, Safe Harbor has quickly risen to prominence to claim the title of the world’s largest boating network. We spoke with Kate Pearson, VP of Business Development for Safe Harbor, to discuss the importance of the group’s mission and the benefits of joining North America’s greatest cruising network.