Dec 15, 2017

Riviera to stage major eight-model display at the Miami International Boat Show

Riviera will proudly present an inspiring eight-yacht display at the Miami International Boat Show in Florida on the President's Day weekend from 15 to 19 February 2018.

The on-water display at the Miami Marine Stadium on Virginia Key will showcase models from three Riviera collections, including three from Riviera’s stylish and sophisticated Sport Yacht collection, two sporty and adventurous SUV models, two blue-water Flybridge models and the timeless classic Belize 54 Daybridge.

Chairman and owner Rodney Longhurst said: “We are delighted and proud to exhibit a range of distinctive and luxurious models at the iconic Miami International Boat Show. This superb range of designs cater to a wide scope of motor yachting pursuits and cruising aspirations.

"We are thrilled to announce that our magnificent new 72 Sports Motor Yacht will have her Americas Premiere during 2018. Our team at the Miami show will be available to provide comprehensive briefings of this exciting new motor yacht."

He said the name Riviera was synonymous worldwide with ultra-luxury, superior design, and supreme blue-water sea-keeping capabilities.

"Our talented craftspeople pride themselves that the build calibre and fit and finish of each Riviera is second to none," he said. "We also partner with worldwide leaders in motor yacht design and engineering to offer yachts that are superior on the world stage."

Every model in the Miami display will feature the very latest in marine technology, including Glass Cockpit navigation and systems monitoring as well as touch-screen CZone digital switching and joystick controls for superior handling and low-speed manoeuvring.

Each motor yacht features silky-smooth and whisper quiet Volvo Penta IPS pod drive propulsion. With Riviera, all Volvo Penta systems are covered by an industry-leading five-year warranty.

Riviera Sport Yacht collection on display at the Miami International Boat Show

Riviera will display the 6000, 5400 and 4800 Sport Yachts in Miami.

The sleek and sophisticated Riviera Sport Yacht collection offers high-performance blue-water yachts that combine supreme comfort with unique single-level alfresco lifestyle features including a rich salon, aft galley and large awning window that links the saloon and cockpit as one.

Step aboard the Riviera 6000 Sport Yacht now with this video profile.

Step aboard the Riviera 5400 Sport Yacht now with this video profile.

Step aboard the Riviera 4800 Sport Yacht now with this video profile.


Features include a hydraulic boarding platform, tender garage, comfortable cockpit with lounge, dinette and a gourmet barbecue and wet bar unit as well as wide walk-around side decks and a sun pad on the forward deck.

Riviera SUV collection on display at the Miami International Boat Show

The Riviera display includes the sporty and adventurous 575 and 445 SUV models. Details of the new 395 SUV that will have her World Premiere in May 2018 will also be available. 

Riviera SUVs combine the respected and proven sea-kindly offshore hull and open cockpit of the Flybridge collection with the single-level living attributes including aft galley and awning window and single-level living so well loved in the Sport Yacht collection.

Step aboard the Riviera 575 SUV now with this video profile.

Step aboard the Riviera 445 SUV now with this video profile.


The Riviera SUV collection is ideal for entertaining and watersports or for extended cruising, with elegant interiors and luxurious stateroom accommodation options.

Riviera Flybridge collection on display at the Miami International Boat Show

The Riviera display will include the 57 Enclosed Flybridge and 43 Open Flybridge models - two supreme examples of contemporary flybridge motor yacht design.

Incorporating great function and style within supremely comfortable offshore proven hulls, the Riviera Flybridge collection features free-flowing alfresco environments. Expansive and functional cockpits are perfect for entertaining, all manner of watersports or fishing while the interiors offer elegant salons and luxurious stateroom accommodation options.

Step aboard the Riviera 57 Enclosed Flybridge now with this video profile.

Step aboard the Riviera 43 Open Flybridge now with this video profile.


The flybridges offer forward or aft helms with excellent vision to assist the skipper's view of the sea state forward or aft over the cockpit when sport fishing.

Belize 54 Daybrldge on display at the Miami International Boat Show

The Belize 54 caters for a growing global passion for high-end luxury motor yachts that blend traditional design with the latest in marine technology.

Sophisticated styling, an opulent interior, clever storage concepts and a proven, sea-kindly hull set the Belize 54 apart, which is available in Daybridge and Sedan models.

Step aboard the Riviera 54 Daybridge now with this video profile.


With a large tender garage and a layout that seamlessly flows from an entertainer cockpit through a welcoming salon with aft galley to the raised pilothouse-style helm to the lower three staterooms, including a full-beam master, and two bathrooms, the Belize 54 is a motor yacht for those who love understated elegance.

Details of the new flagship Belize 66 which will have its Americas Premiere at the 2018 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show will also be available on the display.

Where to find Riviera and Belize in Miami

Mr Longhurst said: “We are looking forward to welcoming Riviera and Belize owners and visitors to inspect the latest luxurious models of Riviera excellence at our stunning red-carpet, on-water showcase on Miami Marine Stadium, Pier 6, Slips 650-657 at the Miami International Boat Show.”

75 Enclosed Flybridge - Shaft Drive

The Brief was simple: create the largest, most luxurious and technically advanced Riviera ever. For our designers, engineers and craftspeople, it was an invitation to express their talent and creativity like never before - and they responded magnificently.

New 63 Enclosed Flybridge

Riviera is proud to announce the launch of its new 63 Flybridge with a raft of engineering and design enhancements based on its predecessor, the superb 61 Flybridge.

63 Open Flybridge

Riviera is proud to announce the launch of its new 63 Flybridge with a raft of engineering and design enhancements based on its predecessor, the superb 61 Flybridge.

New 53 Enclosed Flybridge with IPS

Designed from the keel up, using Riviera’s Uni-Graphics NX three dimensional CAD software system, the new 53 has been developed in-house after nearly two years of detailed consultation with boat owners across the globe.

New 53 Open Flybridge - IPS

Designed from the keel up, using Riviera’s Uni-Graphics NX three dimensional CAD software system, the new 53 has been developed in-house after nearly two years of detailed consultation with boat owners across the globe. The result is a fresh approach, signalling a new generation of Riviera prowess and efficiency. The 53 is a vessel of considerable internal volume, allowing Riviera’s designers to create unprecedented living spaces, elegant amenities and unrivalled performance.

New 50 Enclosed Flybridge

The stunning new 50 Enclosed Flybridge is expected to prove equally enticing as her big sister, the 53 Enclosed Flybridge. The new model is currently under construction and will make her world debut in 2013.

45 Open Flybridge - Shaft Drive

Anyone investing in a luxury pleasure boat has developed certain lifestyle standards and an aversion to compromise. If you relate to this, welcome to the world of Riviera… and in particular welcome aboard the 45 Open Flybridge.

43 Open Flybridge - IPS

The new Riviera 43 Open Flybridge, is the latest in flybridge design from Australia’s most awarded luxury boat builder.

5800 Sport Yacht - IPS

It is a luxury boat beyond anything previously developed by Riviera, Australia’s most awarded luxury boat builder. The exciting Riviera 5800 Sport Yacht, is the latest and most dramatic of the company’s European-style Sport Yacht series.

5000 Sport Yacht - Zeus

Embarking on the development of an entirely new style of boat is one of the most challenging and exciting projects we have undertaken in recent times. The inspiration for our Sport Yacht series, came from recognising the changing values and lifestyles not just of boat owners, but people everywhere – changes that are reflected in such domains as contemporary architecture, interior design and the styling of prestige cars.

4400 Sport Yacht Series II - IPS

In our long history we have produced many new vessels, but none has challenged traditions or questioned the assumptions on which boats are generally built quite like our Sport Yacht series.

3600 Sport Yacht Series II - IPS

It is a luxury boat beyond anything previously developed by Riviera, Australia’s most awarded luxury boat builder. The exciting Riviera 3600 Sport Yacht, is the latest and most dramatic of the company’s European-style Sport Yacht series.

New 565 SUV

From the immediate acceptance and success of the 445SUV, the 565 will be a great all round entertainer. Lockable sliding rear door, 3 sided enclosed hardtop with sliding side windows as standard makes for a comfortable boat in all types of weather.

New 445 SUV

Bearing Riviera’s classic hallmark design, the new 445 SUV has been crafted with Riviera’s rich-heritage in mind. Combining the high performance, blue water cruising abilities and large open cockpit of the classic Flybridge with the fish raising abilities of the Offshore Express, and the single-level leisurely, entertaining features of the popular Sport Yacht series, has created a vessel like no other, a true bridge between all of them.

Belize 54 Daybridge

All the amenities of the Sedan but with extra benefits on top. For those who relish open-air boating, or live where the warm season is short and want to make the most of it. Arcing deep-tread stairs lead up to saloon-like amenities including large L-shaped lounge, hi-lo table, wet bar with sink and fridge, and a second day helm.

Belize 54 Sedan

One continuous level of luxury with everything to hand - helm. galley, saloon, dining, bar - in a comfy, roomy weather-proof space. The Sedan is all Sport Yacht style; less about catching fish as catching up. Rear hopper window and sliding door extends entertaining to the open air. As does the giant sliding sunroof, either at anchor or under way.