Built-in steel and aluminium by Dutch yard Moonen to a design by Rene van der Velden, she was delivered in 2004 fully equipped for extended sea voyages.
AURORA is undergoing an extensive refit in the Gold Coast which is due for completion in June 2021. With a steel hull construction from one of Northern Europe’s pedigree shipyards, AURORA is an extremely safe & stable yacht and its shallow draft allows great access to beaches and the reef.
The main deck has a generous main saloon lounge area with comfortable seating for 8 guests, panoramic windows and an entertainment centre including a satellite TV
and surround sound system. The dining table in the saloon seats up to 8 guests comfortably and is opposite the galley which can be closed off with an electrically
operated mirrored screen, or left opened for interaction with the Chef. The main deck also offers the wheelhouse which has banquette seating for up to 4 guests and 2 helm chairs to interact with the Captain to allow daily itineraries to be planned and provides great viewing when Aurora is underway. There is also a powder room off to the side of the wheelhouse that services the main deck.
The lower deck has accommodation for up to 8 guests overnight in 4 spacious cabins which includes a master with walk-in-robe and ensuite, VIP double with ensuite, starboard double (twin conversion, brand new feature) with ensuite with a separate door that allows access from the lower deck corridor to the port twin.
A generous main saloon has a lounge area with comfortable seating, panoramic windows and an entertainment centre. The dining table seats up to 8 guests comfortably, opposite the galley which can be closed off with an electrically operated panel, or left opened for interaction with the Chef.
The exterior offers several areas for outdoor entertainment, including the aft deck with built-in upholstered seating and shade from the sun, and an expansive flybridge with a bar, gourmet grill and fridge. Plenty of sun lounging sofas offer the ultimate relaxing afternoon on board, whilst the watersports are being enjoyed from the swim platform on the aft deck. AURORA is offered with a range of snorkelling gear and inflatable toys for kids and adults alike, as well as basic gym equipment for these active mornings.
AURORA will spend the summer months in Sydney Harbour and relocated to the Whitsundays for the cooler months. She is available for events, short and liveaboard charters through Ocean Alliance.