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Good morning all Couta Boat owners , I have had the opportunity to secure and now own Samantha built in Sunbury in 1988, she was lying in Noosa Heads and is in some need of TLC I am planing to have her lifted from the water this week and delivered to Gold Coast City Marina for restoration to start, I have removed 1.4 ton of her lead for the transport down the coast , the problem is I have to secure insurance for her to be unloaded at the marina , all insurance under writers have stipulated that she needs to be surveyed and have a sea worthy certificate to get insurance for her being more than 30 years old ,which is young for a timber yacht , any information on an insurance broker that I can contact regarding insurance would be much appreciated. regard stephen Sterkenburg ... See MoreSee Less
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