Category: Lagoon

ARC + 2016 trans-Atlantic Race – that’s a wrap!

ARC + 2016 trans-Atlantic Race – that’s a wrap!

With the boats in the ARC + 2016 trans-Atlantic race having completed their 2,100nm passage, crews are enjoying a much-earned rest at IGY Rodney Bay Marina, St Lucia. Welcomed with warm Caribbean smiles, cold rum punches have been going down a treat amongst weary crews. Lagoons dominated the Multihull Division podium with Spirit, a Lagoon 450 Flybridge from…

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ARC Winners share their Secrets to Success

ARC Winners share their Secrets to Success

With the 2016 ARC fleet making their way towards the Caribbean port of Rodney Bay, St Lucia, last years’ Multihulls Division winner, Havhunden, a Lagoon 380, sailed into the Gold Coast this week. Docking at The Boat Works for annual hauling out, TMG Managing Director John Cowpe caught up with Danish couple Lars and Lise Oudrup…

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Lagoon 560 has dream run for first 1,000nm in 2016 ARC

Lagoon 560 has dream run for first 1,000nm in 2016 ARC

Lagoon 560 Bluewaft has had a dream run so far across the Atlantic Ocean in the 2016 ARC – Gran Canaria to St Lucia rally. Skippered by David Waterhouse under an Australian flag, Bluewaft reports that their first night at sea offered up 15 – 20knts from E NE, allowing the crew to gently acclimatize to the voyage ahead….

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Lagoon Success in ARC+ Race 2016

Lagoon Success in ARC+ Race 2016

Every November since 1986 the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) has set sail from Las Palmas, bound 2,700 nautical miles westward across the Atlantic to the Caribbean. Although the ARC+ race is only two weeks in, Lagoon Boats have already had some extraordinary results in the first leg of the race. John Cowpe summarises the outstanding results from…

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A Wonderful First Year for The Multihull Group

A Wonderful First Year for The Multihull Group

The Multihull Group (TMG) founded by John Cowpe, Tim Vine and Peter Hrones has had a magnificent first year. The team have exceeded all expectations and in doing so, have been appointed Best Lagoon Overseas distributor for 2016 and acquired the exciting McConaghy brand. They’ve also enjoyed connecting with Australia’s existing Lagoon owners and participated in a very successful…

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Lagoon 450 S – The Champions Choice

Lagoon 450 S – The Champions Choice

The first Lagoon 450 S Sports Top in Australia has been handed over to its discerning owner, multihull connoisseur and champion, Tony Considine, by the technical commissioning team at The Multihull Group, Lagoon’s Queensland HQ at The Boat Works. Channel 7  were on hand to record the big event which was broadcast on the Gold Coast News that evening. The Multihull…

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Lagoon “Escapade” in the Whitsundays

Lagoon “Escapade” in the Whitsundays

What began as the owners of Lagoon 410 “Sunshine” posting on cruisers forum to see if there were any Lagoons keen to meet up for a chinwag soon turned into something no one had quite envisaged. On the 17th of August a grand total of 17 Lagoon catamarans came together for a day of fun, stories and drinks.  TMG were proud to…

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Lagoon 42 Launch at Sydney Boat Show

Lagoon 42 Launch at Sydney Boat Show

Lagoon’s Yann Masselot and Christophe De Kederel were on hand for the Australian Premeiere of the Lagoon 42. The ice sculpture was a wonderful talking point. Extraordinary numbers of this boat have sold already… but maybe that’s not a great surprise.

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TMG visit to Lagoon 42 Production Line

TMG visit to Lagoon 42 Production Line

Pictured – Olivier D’ENQUIN with guests of TMG looking over the production line of the new Lagoon 42. A very lucky couple from Australia were treated to a guided tour of Lagoon’s world leading production facilities accompanied by TMG’s John Cowpe and special guest Olivier D’Enquin. Olivier was the skipper aboard the Lagoon 42 when she sailed from the Miami Boat Show…

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Fun Times at Sanctuary Cove Boat Show

Fun Times at Sanctuary Cove Boat Show

“Wow! What a show we have just had! Thanks to many of you for joining us. It felt like every multihull mad sailor in Australia rocked up to crawl over the New Lagoon 450 SporTop and the 40MY both on debut for the first time in the southern hemisphere. With Lagoon owners old and new we enjoyed partaking in…

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