Discover new places with the new Riviera 68 and 72 Sports Motor Yacht

DISCOVER-NEW-PLACES with the Riviera 68 and 72 Sports Motor Yacht

Riviera enters the Long Range Motor Yacht/Cruiser market

Australia offers multiple possibilities for boating, we have some of the most beautiful places in the world to explore by the water, pristine Tasmania, the iconic and beautiful regions around Sydney to the Great Barrier reef and the Whitsunday Islands in the North.

Discover Australia on a Riviera 68/72 Sports Motor Yacht

Our Pacific Island neighbours have their own unique beauty and cultures which typically are explored via the well known air routes on offer. Fiji is one of these destinations that many of us have experienced but Fiji consists of 332 islands (of which 106 are inhabited) and 522 smaller islets. There’s a lot of places to explore above and below the water that are only accessible by boat.

Discover Fiji with Riviera and the new 68/72 Sports Motor Yacht

Many long range cruising vessels have the ability to explore these destinations but you need time on your side, more regular motor boats can too but careful planning and deck stored fuel bladders are required to achieve the distance.

Enter the new players to this market from Riviera, the 68 and 72 Sports Motor Yachts. The fuel capacity of the new Sports Motor Yacht has been designed to meet the desires of people wanting to explore further and discover new places in complete luxury that only a Riviera offers.

Long Range Cruiser Game Changer

At a 10-12 knot displacement speeds Noumea can be reached with ease leaving 25- 30% of the fuel in reserve, top up the tanks and from there this new model can hop at speeds in excess of 30 knots with a range of approximately 500nm.*

Explore the Pacific with the Riviera with legs the new Sports Motor Yacht

How does Noumea to Port Villa in Vanuatu sound like as a day light trip? Imagine travelling from Suva to swim with the whales in Vava’u Group in Northern Tonga, at 25 knots, it’s only 18 hours away! Rated as one of the top 5 places in the world for boating and diving who wouldn’t want to do it on their own Riviera?  Many of the South Pacific Islands are within easy reach with this new model, point the bow to discover new places and cultures of some of the friendliest islands in the world.

Riviera 68/72 Flybridge General Arrangement

Wearing multiple hats the new Sports Motor Yacht models cater to a multitude of desires and applications, the utilitarian cockpit offers the fishing keen a fantastic platform to haul the pelagic fish swimming the Pacific, for the non fishing occupants the mezzanine offers an enjoyable alfresco/social platform. Tucked under the shade of the hardtop the mezzanine dining table offers seating for a dinner party, with direct access to the centralised galley and overlooking the expansive cockpit, it is a VIP booth for any entertaining or water based activity viewing. Observe the fishing action or simply watch the tropical sun melt into the horizon. Dine inside or out, the main deck is a capacious entertaining and lounging area, retire for after drinks to one of the flybridge deck’s dual zones, the Riviera Sports Motor Yacht has an expanse of living and entertaining spaces that is un-paralleled. 

Riviera 68/72 Sports Motor Yacht General arrangement main deck

Below deck, the sumptuous accommodations have layout options to suit your needs. Standard is the four cabin arrangement with a full beam master stateroom amidships. Port and Starboard twin and/or double cabins and the forward Queen stateroom are for family or guests.

Presidential vs Classic accommodation layout of the 68/72 Sports Motor Yacht

Rivalling a hotel suite for space and comfort the presidential stateroom arrangement maximises the live aboard requirements, with superb storage, dedicated dining, lounging and or work station areas combined with an enormous bathroom all add to the palatial feel at your discovered slice of paradise.


For extended periods away from shore side services this new models tick all the boxes, voluminous storage, good water capacity, flexible layouts for crew quarters or a utility room, day head access from the mezzanine, ample refrigeration and multiple living zones to be able to enjoy your space with guests onboard. Even the foredeck has an option for a generous lounging/entertaining space.  

Explore with the new Riviera 68/72 Sports Motor Yacht

A great deal of thought, planning and consultation with Riviera owner’s has resulted in the evolution of the marque to create a Sports Motor Yacht. Riviera owner’s want to spend more time aboard a vessel that can take them places farther afield with a range of functions that cater to entertaining, exploring, fishing and water sports. This multi functional vessel has the ability to do it all.

Riviera 68/72 Sports Motor Yacht aft deck

As a luxury water front property with transient abilities, the new Sports Motor Yacht is the new memory maker from Riviera. To learn more about the new 68/72 Sports Motor Yacht from Riviera contact your Queensland Dealership R Marine Jones on 07 5502 9544

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