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Horizon, Fleming and Axopar at Sanctuary Cove 2022

Horizon YachtFleming Yachts and Axopar Boats will all be on display at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) on Australia’s Gold Coast, running from May 19th until 22nd 2022.

The Sanctuary Cove Boat Show has become the premier marine event in the Southern Hemisphere and each year has been better than the last.


Horizon Yacht Australia are headlining the show and with three brand new FD models on display; an FD75 Open FlybridgeFD80 Skyline and an FD90 Skyline.

The Horizon FD series “is exploding” on the Australian market says Mark Western, Managing Director. “We will deliver 12 FD’s in 2022 – which is equal to the U.S. Production… They have really struck a chord,” says Mark of the Cor D. de Rover-designed series that spans 75 to 125-feet.

Introduced in 2017, the Fast Displacement (FD) Series began with the voluminous, head-turning FD85 and evolved into an acclaimed and rapidly expanding yacht series that now includes seven models ranging from 75 to 125 feet LOA.

Contemporary style lines, creative interior spaces, tremendous interior volume, and flexible cruising speeds are the core features of the Horizon Fast Displacement motoryachts.

Founded in 1987, Horizon Yachts has celebrated 30 years as one of the largest luxury yacht builders in the world as well as the number one builder in the Asia Pacific region.

In the past three decades, Horizon has delivered over 855 luxury yachts, with more than 220 of these over 80 feet in length.  Popular models ranging from 52 to 150 feet include motor yachts, superyachts, power catamarans, expedition yachts, and fast displacement motor yachts.


Fleming Yachts Australia will be exhibiting at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show and this year a Fleming 58 will be on display.

Fleming Yachts have followed a policy of continuous refinement over 35 years with improvements and upgrades introduced as they become available and not by model year. Fleming yachts are instantly recognisable from their distinctive classic lines and never go out of style.

While retaining the Fleming classic lines, the 58 is an entirely new boat designed to bridge the gap between the 55 and the 65. The naval architects selected to assist the in­house Fleming design team were Norman Wright and Sons in Brisbane, Australia who, with their special expertise in hull design and tank testing, have been designing semi­displacement passagemakers for more than 100 years. 

Fleming Yachts build semi-displacement, long range cruising yachts from 55 to 85 feet. Established in 1985 by Tony Fleming, they are driven by a passion to design and build boats that meet the highest standards of excellence. Fleming Yachts have followed a policy of refinement over 30 years with continuous improvements and upgrades and are instantly recognizable from their distinctive classic lines which never go out of style.


Australian Axopar dealer Eyachts will be putting-on their largest ever display at Sanctuary Cove this year which will include the triple award winning Axopar 22, the multi-award winning Axopar 28 and the revolutionary Axopar 37 range.

The Axopar range is the result of the builder’s long time experience and passion for boating. Designed and developed by true boating enthusiasts for the quality conscious boater.

Axopar hulls are based on the unique advantages of RIB boats. Outstanding handling, lightweight construction and unparalleled safety. A boat with the perfect combination of exhilarating driving and fuel economy.

Axopar is well known for its hugely successful, multi-award winning range of premium motorboats.

Whether you are a seasoned and experienced boat owner or new to boating life, there is an Axopar model for every kind of adventure. The highly versatile boats can be adapted to suit your purpose, your people and your environment.


For more information about the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, buying tickets and how to get there, please visit the official website for the show: 

Party Time Onboard The Most Unique Horizon FD Series Yacht To Date

Horizon Yacht has delivered a brand new bespoke FD75 to a Singapore based owner.  The unique layout is designed for entertaining large groups up to 20 people, complete with karaoke room and smoke machines.

Christened “Ocean Lily”, the owner requested a number of customizations, resulting in a yacht that features one of the most unique layouts found on an FD Series yacht to date.

Horizon FD75 Hull #2 – sister ship of Ocean Lily

The high-volume FD75 is from the brand’s Fast Displacement Series intended for owner/operators and features a raised pilothouse design that accommodates both an open bridge and a lower helm area.

The flybridge has a DJ booth setup, smoke machines and disco lights.

On the expansive flybridge, the owner requested a DJ booth setup and smoke machines as well as disco lighting. All of the furniture on the decks is freestanding and multifunctional so as to accommodate a variety of activities and five hotpot stations have been installed as well as a dumbwaiter facilitates service between the galley and the flybridge.

The full-beam on-deck master stateroom has been redesigned as a Karaoke room with disco lighting

Perhaps the most dramatic customization is the replacement of the full-beam, on-deck master stateroom with a karaoke room that boasts a huge flatscreen, pumping sound system and disco lighting. A custom oversized sofa dominates the space, while the sofa and convertible coffee tables transform into beds to sleep four guests.

The spacious main salon features dual oversized sofas for conversation and relaxation

Within fully opening sliding glass doors, the spacious main salon features dual oversized sofas, while a galley is situated forward with a dayhead to port.

The fully equipped galley is situated forward with a dayhead to port.

On the lower deck, three additional staterooms have been configured to sleep multiple guests, while aft of the engine room housing the twin MAN V8 diesel engines of 1,200hp each, a crew cabin and mess is positioned at the stern.

Step inside “Ocean Lily” and tour the flybridge, the salon, and the bespoke karaoke room as if you were actually there with our virtual tour walkthrough.

Taking its place at the entrance of a series known for unparalleled volume, innovative functionality and intelligent layout, the FD75 is a remarkable achievement in terms of design and naval architecture.

Ocean Lily is berthed at Singapore’s world-class ONE°15 Marina in Sentosa Cove.

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the FD75 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

First Horizon FD90 Superyacht in Southeast Asia

Derani Yachts is delighted to announce the delivery of the first Horizon FD90 Skyline superyacht in Southeast Asia.  Hull #20 of Horizon’s popular Fast Displacement (FD) series was delivered on schedule to its new, first-time owner last month.

Christened “Tyee”, the tri-deck superyacht measures 27.45 metres with a 7.11 metre beam and an internal volume of 185 gross tonnage.  She features a five-stateroom layout with an enclosed skylounge configuration.

The on-deck Master bedroom.  One of five staterooms on board.

White oak and walnut feature as the main woods throughout the interior, and the elegant yet minimalist décor is further distinguished by floor-to-ceiling windows and white ash flooring.

The spacious aft deck accessing the main salon.

The prime social space on board is the main saloon, which is equipped with a dayhead and television aft to starboard and a lounging area highlighted by a corner glass cabinet, a white leather sofa and coffee table with a pouf ottoman to port.

The main salon with a dayhead and television aft to starboard and a lounging area.

Additional entertaining spaces are found on the upper decks, which feature dedicated sunbathing areas and al fresco dining as well as an enclosed skylounge with a wenge wood games table.

The foredeck features a sunpad and U-shaped settee with sliding dinettes topped with Mt. Jade Meganite.

Accommodations for six crew members are situated aft of the engine room housing the twin CAT C18A engines of 1,136hp each.  Tyee can reach a top speed of 19.4 knots, cruising comfortably around a speed of 10 knots.

Step inside Tyee and see the deck, the galley, and the captains quarters as if you were actually there with our virtual tour walkthrough.

Construction of Tyee began in 2019 and is the first Horizon FD90 sold in the region by Derani Yachts and represents a global expansion for the Taiwanese brand.

Take a video walk-through of the FD90 Skyline Tyee under power as well as a tour of the interior.

The most popular model in the acclaimed FD Series, the FD90 embodies space, layout and performance.

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the FD90 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

Horizon’s 68 Footer With Superyacht Attitude

The newest model in the Horizon ‘V’ series and nearly 9 years in development, the Horizon V68 “pocket superyacht” is making waves in the yachting world.

Created in collaboration with world-renowned designer Jonathan Quinn Barnett, the V68 has been planned throughout with spacious accommodations, wide side decks, and a voluminous interior on a 19’6” beam that takes advantage of large windows in the main deck and cabins.

Step inside the V68 and see the deck, the galley, and the captains quarters as if you were actually there with our virtual tour walkthrough.

Copious large yacht features ingeniously fitted within a manageable owner/operator framework – this is the cornerstone of the new Horizon V68 model.

Whether you are in the galley, dinette or salon the sight lines in the V68 are extraordinary, offering a 360-degree view of your surroundings.

The salon accommodates seating for eight guests with huge glass windows for a panoramic view.

The incredible feeling of space one might experience aboard a superyacht is especially present in all the staircases and connecting corridors onboard the V68.

She offers a flexible three or four stateroom layout, as well as various configurations for all three decks including open and enclosed bridge.

How about a beach club? The V68 features options for a utility room, crew quarters or a beach club – customizable to your boating lifestyle and needs, just like a superyacht.

Take a video walk-through of the V68 under power as well as a tour of the interior.

Ideal for first or second-time buyers, families and owner/operators, the Horizon V68 provides the qualities of a superyacht – safety, solid architecture, and customization – all in under 70 feet.

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the V68 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

Horizon Yacht Launches V68 Hull #4

Horizon Yacht has announced hull #4 of their V68 model has launched from the Horizon Vision Shipyard in Taiwan and and is the first to feature an enclosed bridge configuration. The deal, design and build details of this latest Horizon V68 custom yacht have been handled entirely virtually.

Christened Vindicator, the V68 Hull Four accommodates up to six guests in a three-cabin layout comprised of a midship master suite, a VIP in the bow and a convertible twin.

In lieu of an open flybridge, the owners requested an enclosed skylounge. This welcoming space features a bar area and day head opposite a large U-shaped settee and dinette just aft of the helmstation and twin helm chairs.

The V68 is equipped with twin CAT C18s of 1,150mhp each, the 70ft 10in V68 tops out at 23 knots and cruises comfortably at 18 knots.

Take a virtual tour of hull #4 of the Horizon Yacht V68

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the V68 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

Horizon Yacht Launches FD87 Hull #16

Horizon Yacht has announced hull #16 of their FD87 model has launched from the Horizon Vision Shipyard in Taiwan and will soon be delivered to her American owners.

The most popular model in the acclaimed FD Series, the FD87 embodies the space, layout and performance that define the Fast Displacement range. This FD87 Skyline model features five spacious staterooms, including a full-beam on-deck master suite in which the owner specified a full-beam his-and-hers ensuite – the first of its kind aboard an FD87.

On the main deck, a large aft deck lounging area leads into the main salon, which features full-height windows. Here the owners specified light anegre as the main wood to maintain a light, open feel, while stitched leather paneling creates an atmosphere of elegance.

Four ensuite guest staterooms are situated on the lower deck, and include mirrored queen-size VIPs amidships, a convertible twin to port and a fourth queen-size VIP in the bow.

This build features an enclosed skylounge with a smaller footprint than other FD Series Skyline yachts, so as to accommodate a larger exterior boat deck with an indoor/outdoor entertaining area and tender storage aft.

Sporting a custom light grey hull requested by her owners, the latest FD87 Skyline is powered by twin CAT C32 diesels of 1,600hp each and fitted with ZeroSpeed stabilization.

Fitted throughout with ingenious amenities and endless options for customization, the FD87 is quickly becoming one of the world’s most sought-after mid-range motor yachts.

Take a virtual tour of hull #16 of the Horizon Yacht FD87

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the FD87 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

Horizon FD87 Hull #10 Sold & Delivered

The 27-metre Horizon Yacht FD87 “ICE”, featuring a five-stateroom layout with an on-deck master and an enclosed skylounge, has been delivered to her new German owners. Having previously owned a Horizon E64 and a Horizon E78, the active German owners spent a long time searching for the perfect motor yacht. They visited the new Horizon FD87 and couldn’t pass up the volume and comfort of the FD Series and the High-Performance Piercing Bow and hull design.

“The Horizon standards of reliability and first-class build quality were also evident in this new yacht. We love the massive volume, which makes life on board incredibly comfortable. We are very pleased with our decision to buy a Horizon yacht again,” says the owner.

With accommodation for up to 10 overnight guests, ICE features an upper deck with a wheelhouse and an enclosed skylounge with a bar, a dinette, lounging area and BBQ grill. Also outdoors on the foredeck, guests can enjoy the seating and dining area and large sunpad.

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the FD87 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

Horizon Yacht Launches FD75 Hull #2

Horizon Yacht has announced hull #2 of their FD75 model has launched from the Horizon Vision Shipyard in Taiwan and has completed her sea trials.

Designed to appeal to serious owner/operators, the FD75 features a raised pilothouse configuration that accommodates both an open bridge and a lower helm area within a 20’ 4” (6.2m) beam.

This latest FD75 offers a four stateroom layout, with a full beam master on the main deck and three additional staterooms on the lower deck. Quarters for two crew are situated aft of the engine room.

Fully opening glass doors provide access to the main salon where large, uninterrupted windows enhance the feeling of openness. Complimentary two toned white and silver oak wood punctuated by grey and blue soft goods, grey mirrors and slatted wood design elements complete the “sea of serenity” ambience throughout.

This FD75 showcases a galley aft configuration, which allows for the entire aft portion of the main deck to operate as one large entertaining space.

The full beam master stateroom enjoys private access from the main deck and features seating and a vanity as well as hanging lockers and dual basins in the en suite. On the lower deck, a full beam midship ensuite VIP is accompanied by a single bed stateroom to port that offers additional storage closets and cabinets. A convertible twin stateroom is opposite to starboard.

The semi-raised pilothouse is situated within steps of the master stateroom and is highlighted in black vinyl and carbon accents. Accessed either via the starboard exterior staircase or from the internal pilothouse, the open flybridge is a spacious and inviting area.

The boat deck aft comfortably stores the tender, which is launched and retrieved by the Steelhead davit. Forward, a full sunpad and seating area invite relaxation on the foredeck.

Designed with the yard’s proprietary High Performance Piercing Bow and hull design that affords optimal comfort and performance, this latest FD75 is powered by twin Caterpillar C18 ACERTs of 1,136bhp.

Take a virtual tour of hull #2 of the Horizon Yacht FD75

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the FD75 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

Horizon Yachts Launches Custom FD90

Horizon Yacht has announced the launch a unique three-stateroom custom FD90 motoryacht. Commissioned by a Horizon E88 owner looking to upgrade, the FD90 features a number of customisations to suit the owners who cruise with their three dogs.

The yard’s willingness to consider, engineer and accommodate requests for customization is among the many reasons that experienced owners return to Horizon time and again to build their next dream yacht.

The master suite

The customer approached the yard directly to design and build a yacht based on the FD Series’ voluminous profile and hull form that would suit his family’s onboard lifestyle. The custom FD90 features a three cabin layout, with all three cabins located on the lower deck to free up the main deck for entertaining.

Accommodation customisations have also been made for the owners’ dogs, which include a special windowsill ledge in the dinette area for the dogs to sit on.

The indoor dining area

The most dramatic departure from the standard FD Series main deck layout is found forward, where the owners specified a large galley/country kitchen configuration in the space normally accommodating an on-deck master stateroom.

The country style kitchen

The country kitchen area features a built-in dinette and working desk overlooked by a skylight with motorized blinds.

On the upper deck, the pilothouse and enclosed skylounge features dual helm chairs, a fixed L-shaped settee and hi/lo sliding table top dinette and a dayhead.

Foredeck large sunpad accompanies a Jacuzzi and built-in settee and dinette.

The foredeck features a sunpad and Jacuzzi and barriers have been erected around the deck to enable the owners’ dogs to run around safely.

Speaking about the yacht, the owner said: “Horizon’s willingness to modify their design is limited only by your imagination and your pocketbook. Our dogs also played into the design and Horizon made numerous modifications to keep them safe aboard while cruising.”

Powered by dual CAT engines of 1,136hp each, this custom FD90 holds 3,480 U.S. gallons of fuel. She is on schedule to deliver to her owners in early November 2020.

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht. For more information on the FD90 or other Horizon yacht builds, please get in touch.

The Worlds Fastest Growing Yacht Series

Introduced in 2017, the Horizon Fast Displacement Series began with the voluminous, head-turning FD85 and evolved into an acclaimed and rapidly expanding yacht series that now includes seven models ranging from 75 to 125 feet LOA.Contemporary style lines, creative interior spaces, tremendous interior volume, and flexible cruising speeds are the core features of the Horizon Fast Displacement motoryachts.

What Sets the FD Series Apart?

Horizon’s Fast Displacement Series may be most recognizable for its exterior styling, but it is what lies beneath the waterline that sets this series apart.

Pioneering the high-volume trend that is now permeating the yachting industry, the Horizon FD Series is backed by advanced composite construction technology and an innovative and proprietary High Performance Piercing Bow (HPPB) and hull design.Not only are the Horizon FD Series yachts packed with amenities and plenty of space, they provide under-the-waterline performance and stability that guarantee comfortable and safe cruising.

Define Your Horizon

Designed for ownership without compromise, the FD Series sets the standard for the future of mid-size yacht building and is the world’s fastest growing yacht series.

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht who build yachts in 8 different styles and from 52 to 150 feet.

Derani Yachts are delighted to have been appointed the Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore dealers for Horizon Yacht who build yachts in 8 different styles and from 52 to 150 feet.