“Always Buying, Consigning and Selling Queensland’s Best Used Boats Since 1964”

Boats for sale
Fun, family and new adventures await. Take a look at our range of boats and decide which one you will take on the water.
Sell your boat
We take the hassle out of selling your boat. Trade in, sell outright or use our professional consignment service.
Finance and Insurance
With unbeatable low premiums and a fast, hassle-free claims service your boat will be in great hands.

Don’t just dream about it. You can be on the water quicker than you think! Call us today on (07) 3890 2322 or browse our range of Brisbane used boats and get on the water.

We’ve been selling used boats in Brisbane for over 55 years and have the best range of pre-tested boats that are clean, neat, quality tested, seaworthy and priced to get you on the water this weekend. See our range online or visit our Brisbane boat yard at 1029 Manly Road, Tingalpa, Queensland, Australia.


The experts in buying & selling trailer boats, trailer sailers, jet skis and dinghies.

Pre-sale inspections + reporting

Our pre-sale inspections ensure you purchase a quality trailer boat.

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55+ years in business

55+ years since John Crawford himself started this business.

Our story

Providing regular feedback

We make a point to provide regular feedback to consignors.

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“I must go down to the seas again, for the call of the running tide

Is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied;

And all I ask is a windy day with the white clouds flying,

And the flung spray and the blown spume, and the sea-gulls crying.”

Sea Fever by John Masefield


"Always Buying, Consigning and Selling Queensland's Best Used Trailer Boats since 1964"

All used boats for sale through John Crawford Marine come with warranty, handover and title guarantee. No headaches, no fuss – just fun and adventure on the water.