2001 RIVIERA 48


$ 495,000.00

2001 Riviera 48 - Optimism - A Very Rare Opportinuty to purchase such a Iconic Riviera model

Just Listed and Exclusive Dealer

$495,000.00 ASKING

 This Iconic Riviera model has proven itself since 1994 as one of Australia's most awarded and sort after flybridge cruiser. With a Huge cockpit, enclosed bridge with reverse cycle air conditioning, huge family orientated saloon, separate dining table, mid level galley that separates the cook from the family but at the same time keeps the Chef amongst the action and being able to enjoy the amazing surrounding views.


Down stairs, massive 3 cabin 2 bathroom layouts. The master a favourite amongst the ladies as you can walk around the entire bed and make it of a morning and or don’t need to climb over the "other half" to go to the bathroom at night.


Finally with a large bowl, it offers a platform to enjoy a large tender to explore the local waterways when you drop anchor and want to check the local scene out!!


"Optimism" is a beautiful Riviera 48, currently lying in Far North Qld, that has undergone many many upgrades needed to bring the boat in line with 2019 trends, whilst at the maintained the feel that all Riviera 48's offer and enjoy.


Some of the features worth noting on this stunning boat include but not limited to:


Complete Raymarine upgrade, 1x 16.5in screen in flybridge, 1x 12in screen in cockpit, auto pilot, radar, 2 transducers. 2014

New fuel transfer pump 2014.

New flybridge clears 2015

New helm steering hydraulics 2016

Reconditioned generator 2016

All batteries replaced, 6x house/start, 1x Genset, 1x tender, all Caterpillar. 2017

New davit electrics, solenoid, winch motor and lifting cable 2018

New saloon/C unit 2018, new cockpit and duckboard teak 2018

New freshwater pump 2019, new gulper shower pump, plus new spare unopened 2019.

New Riviera bathroom package 2019.

New flybridge carpet 2019.

New Cavalier Bremworth carpet 2019.

New Riviera fender covers 2019

New 65in Sony Smart TV 2019

New 12volt battery charger 2019

Just completed full top end rebuild on both Caterpillar 3196 engines 660hp. Brand new heads, after coolers and turbo’s.

3.4mtr Centre console Brig tender with 40hp Mercury 4 stroke.

2,800 Ltr rear fuel tank plus 1,200 ltr front.

Cockpit hot and cold shower.

Live bait tank.

Aqualuma blue underwater lights x5.

Cockpit LED blue lights.

Desalinator. Rear docking station.

Front deck wash.

2x rear deck washers. 1 x salt, 1 x fresh.

Relax game poles.

Relax game chair, unused.

Cockpit table.

Fusion stereo Flybridge/Cockpit.

Clarion stereo and subwoofer in saloon.

Clarion stereo in master bedroom.

Flybridge rod holders.



Inquire today for a complete Inventory and we welcome the opportunity of showing you onboard at your convenience. If you’re looking for a boat for the GC and or Sydney etc, then this boat is turnkey and we can have home for Xmas no worries. 


If however you have always dreamed of cruising the Whitsunday coats, what better way to do it than on board "Optimism". A massive saving is available given the boat is at the gate way of the reef now , so why not spice up your life and enjoy all the beauty the Great Barrier Reef has to offer!


Inquire today. We look forward to being of service to your future and current boating needs