Have you got a question that you can’t find an answer to elsewhere on our site? Our frequently asked questions are here to answer any questions you might have about boats, engines, insurance, finance and more.


Who is Australian Marine Centre?

Australian Marine Centre is one of Australia’s highest performing marine and leisure dealerships located between Brisbane and the Gold Coast.  Our team are passionate about boating and fishing and all work and play in this environment.

Where is Australian Marine Centre located?

We are conveniently located mid-way between Brisbane CBD and the Gold Coast. In fact, we are just up the road from Ikea in Slacks Creek.

Why should I buy from Australian Marine Centre?

At Australian Marine Centre, our staff are friendly and helpful and make every effort to assist you with all your boating needs. We guarantee one on one customer service and advice from our experienced sales team.  If you purchase a boat, motor or trailer from us, we offer exceptional after sales service and support.

What boat brands does Australian Marine Centre sell?

AMC Boats are the preferred supplier for Aquamaster Alloy Boats, Bar Crusher & Haines Signature boats.

Does Australian Marine Centre sell used, 2nd hand boats?

Yes, we stock and sell quality, workshop tested, late model used trailer boats.

What boat trailers do you sell?

We sell quality boat trailer brands, Easytow and Redco.

What engine brands can I purchase from Australian Marine Centre?

We are an elite Suzuki Marine Dealer.

Why should I choose a Suzuki outboard engine?

Suzuki’s advanced technology combined with clever Japanese engineering ensures the ultimate in power, performance, reliability and fuel consumption.

Can I get my engine serviced at Australian Marine Centre?

Yes, our factory trained technicians service all outboard brands in our fully equipped workshop. We also have a fit-out specialist to personalise your pride and joy with all things electronic.

How long is the Suzuki outboard engine Warranty?

The warranty period is 5 years for recreational use and 2 years for commercial use.  Check your Service & Warranty Manual for the criteria to be eligible to meet the warranty period. 

How often will my engine require servicing?

The first service is 20 hours or 3 months, which-ever comes first.  It is then recommended that you have your boat serviced every 12 months or 100 hours depending on whichever comes first. For more information on servicing or general maintenance, don’t hesitate to contact our Service Department on 3808-7333.

How do I check my Suzuki outboard engine service history?

We record your service online with Suzuki Marine Australia and fill out your Service and Warranty Manual.

Should I flush my Suzuki outboard engine after each use?

Because saltwater can be quite corrosive, it is vital to flush your engine after each use to prolong the life of your engine.  If you have any questions about flushing your engine, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Can I sell my used boat through Australian Marine Centre?

We are always looking for good quality, late model used trailer boats of all makes, models and sizes. We also pay cash for quality, late model boats. For more information on selling your boat, contact our sales team on 3808-7333.

Do you offer finance?

Whether you are purchasing a new or used boat, motor or trailer, quick and easy finance is available at Australian marine Centre.  Whether you are a first-time boat buyer or upgrading, we have a dedicated in-house finance specialist who can share with you, the best finance options available.

Who do you recommend for boat insurance?

At AMC Boats, we recommend Club Marine Insurance who tailor insurance policies to suit a variety of boats, boating lifestyles and on water activities.  We can arrange your policy on your behalf within a few short minutes.  For more information, speak with the Sales Team.

What electronic brands do you sell?

We sell Garmin navigation and Fusion entertainment systems because they are both leaders in their field world-wide.

Do I need a marine radio?

Marine radios are handy for weather updates and are crucial to the safety of you and your passengers.  We highly recommend a marine radio and have them for sale here at Australian Marine Centre.

What are your opening Hours?

Monday to Friday          8-5pm

Saturday                      8-2pm