Glamourous Debut


The two-stateroom Longreef 50 SX will be launched in Sydney in September.

The arrival of the new premium marque Longreef in Australia is an interesting move given the high level of existing competition so how will its models stand up? Kevin Green jumped aboard the 60 SX to find out.


AT A GLANCE 18.29m Overall length 4.80m Beam 32.0t Displacement - fully laden 21.6kn Maximum speed Australian-owned Longreef Yachts may be a relative newcomer to the market, but the ideas and experience behind the brand are anything but. Founded in 2017 and developed under the management of experienced local boat operators Andy Young and Mark Johnston, the first models are now appearing on the water.