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Australia’s Gold Coast adds customs clearance facility

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A new customs clearance port along Australia’s Gold Coast means foreign superyachts and other international vessels are able to sail directly into the Gold Coast Seaway for customs clearance.

Previously, large yachts have had to clear customs elsewhere, which has meant the Gold Coast has often missed out on visiting yacht.

Southport Yacht Club

The new clearance port opened last year at Southport Yacht Club in Queensland. The next closest facility is at Rivergate Marina and Shipyard in Brisbane, about 50 miles away

 

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