About McLay Boats

    Why Choose a McLay Boat?

    New Zealand Aluminium boat design and manufacturer, McLay Boats has one of the most comprehensive range of aluminium fishing and trailer boats

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    When you’re serious about your recreation, you have to consider a McLay Boat. Safety, function and comfort are your primary considerations. In other words, you need a serious recreational boat.

    This belief in getting the basics right is why McLay Boats build their boats solid. Steve McLay has been building top quality, aluminium trailer boats for over two decades, and his impressive range of craft covers a wide spectrum of boating uses.

    McLay Boats’ exclusively-designed craft are all about quality workmanship, functionality and value for money. They come with a well-founded reputation for safety, reliability and durability. They require little maintenance and have been rigorously tested in conditions that ensure they will rise to most challenges.

    McLay Boats are covered by a comprehensive five year hull warranty, and all models from the 461 to the 1100 Walk Round – have 4mm, 5mm or 6mm bottoms and fully welded treadplate floors for superior strength as standard features

    Sapphire Marine & Automotive are dealers for Mclay boats covering southern NSW and East Gippsland VIC.

    • Key to McLays’ success in the field of aluminium boats has been world class design and engineering, focusing on what the serious fishing and recreational boat owner wants; quality, functionality and value for money. All backed by a professional group of dealers and a five year warranty.
    • The award winning trailer boats range from 4.4m tiller steer boats, to the sought after cuddy cabin fishing boats and 11.4m hardtop cruisers.
    • McLay Boats also custom build aluminium boats. Despite a comprehensive range they understand the need for bespoke design and have experience doing this for New Zealand and overseas markets.
    • McLay Boats are one of the most respected and largest aluminium boat manufacturers in New Zealand, boats that can cope with an adventure.

    Call us to find out more about McLay Boats and to arrange a test drive on the open water and see what they can do.