Watson's Marine Centre

Boat Dealer in Gympie
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Would you like to trade your boat, on a bigger boat or downsize to a smaller one, Watsons Marine Centre trade boats, motors & trailers.
When we trade or purchase used boats a comprehensive check is performed. Our technicians perform a full check on all the used boats we sell...

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5.50 Metre Vindicator Cuddy Cabin


Watsons Marine Centre – Gympie, custom design and build Vindicator Quality Aluminium Boats & Trailers on site to naval architectural standards, using premium quality materials.

(Measurements & Weight are subject to variation)

Length: 5.50m
Length Overall: 6.00m
Beam: 2.45m

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a month ago
great service, friendly staff, good range of products.
- Steve K
a year ago
Awesome service from all staff, especially Shane, he went above and beyond to help us
- Kim W
9 months ago
Top service great people
- brett h

Vindicator Quality Aluminium Boats

Since 1966 the Watson Family have owned and operated Watson’s Marine Centre. The family owned business gathers three generations of experience and celebrates over 50 years of dedication and service to their clients.  

Watson’s Marine Centre is the home of Vindicator Quality Plate Aluminum Boats and Trailers, designed and manufactured to navel architectural standards, using premium quality materials. 

Our certified craftsmen and technicians are experts in their fields, delivering extremely strong and safe custom-built plate alloy boats and alloy trailers.

Watson’s Marine Centre has a fully equipped workshop for all your outboard servicing, outboard spare parts, boat modifications and fit-outs.

We offer a large range of marine services and accessories and current dealers for:
  • Vindicator Quality Aluminium Boats
  • Vindicator Quality Aluminium Trailers 
  • Sea Jay Aluminium Boats
  • Yamaha Outboard Motors
  • Yamaha Parts and Accessories
  • Stainless Steel Fittings, Nuts and Bolts
  • Minn Kota
  • Furuno
  • Garmin

Our Services
At Watson’s Marine Centre, we service most popular brands of outboards including Yamaha, Mercury, Honda, Johnson, Evinrude, Mariner and more. We also source and supply a variety of parts and accessories, from marine electronics to general boating & trailer accessories.In addition to sales and Vindicator product manufacturing, we offer a number of marine services including:
  • Outboard engine repairs
  • Repower & engine installation
  • Trailer services & repairs
  • Electrical wiring for boat, trailer & electronics
  • Aluminium welding
  • Aluminium fabrication – boats, trailers, fuel tanks and custom work
  • Insurance repairs

Pre-Purchase Inspection
Contact Watson’s Marine to book a pre-purchase inspection before you purchase a boat, motor and trailer.
A pre-purchase inspection can save you money further down the line by identifying any problems with the rig before you buy it. 

Our pre-purchase inspection includes the following: Compression test engine & record readings Check steering condition & operation Load test batteries Check engine computer history Check gearbox for water entry Run & test motor checking control box & gear shift operation, trim & tilt operation, cooling system & operation gauges.

Contact us for more information or to book your pre-purchase inspection.

PHONE: 07 5482 2135

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52 Wickham Street
Gympie Queensland 4570

Business Hours

Mon:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat:8:00 AM – 12:00 PM