Ocean Club SailGP Experience

Ocean Club hosted an action-packed two days on Sydney Harbour for the 2024 KPMG Australia Sail Grand Prix | Sydney.

Aboard the luxury charter superyacht Shadow, and with a picture-perfect backdrop of the 10 F50 foiling race cats competing at speeds up to 90 kilometres per hour, Ocean Club guests enjoyed superb hospitality, consisting of delectable morsels and superb  Beluga Caviar, complemented by beverages from Champagne Lallier, Campari Rare Portfolio.Thank you to Shadow Charters and Chapman Yachting and their talented crew.Sincere gratitude to Ocean Club Elite Sponsors, Benetti Yachts, Aston Martin Sydney and Grand Seiko Australia, and our esteemed Ocean Partners, Quality Marine Clothing, Burgess Yachts, Princess Yachts Australia and Analu Interiors, whose unwavering dedication to excellence enriches the Ocean Club experience. Photography and video by Roman Liebich.

Ocean Club Owners’ Soirée

In an evening that exuded elegance and refinement, the Ocean Club’s Owners’ Soiree at Sala Dining, Jones Bay Wharf, was a night to behold.

Nestled on the picturesque Jones Bay Wharf, framed by the silhouette of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, owners, VIPs, sponsors and clients were treated to a symphony of delights.The ambience was set with a sumptuous array of culinary treasures, featuring delectable canapés, freshly shucked oysters and the opulence of Beluga Caviar, all complemented by the effervescent notes of the finest Lallier Champagne, meticulously crafted Campari cocktails and cognac tasting.Upon arrival, guests were greeted by two resplendent Aston Martins adorning the wharf, while Grand Seiko’s latest collection of exquisite timepieces beckoned. As a crowning touch to the evening, the charter superyacht Shadow was berthed alongside for guests to step aboard.We extend our sincere appreciation to our Elite Sponsors, Benetti Yachts, Aston Martin Sydney and Grand Seiko Australia, and our esteemed Ocean Partners, Quality Marine Clothing, Burgess Yachts, Princess Yachts Australia and Analu Interiors, whose unwavering dedication to excellence enriches the Ocean Club experience.Thank you to our amazing suppliers: Champagne Lallier, Campari, Rare Portfolio, Beluga Caviar, Shadow Charters, Chapman Yachting and Sala Dining and Jones Bay Wharf for adding that extra sparkle to this year’s Owners’ Soiree. Photography and video by Roman Liebich.

Ocean Club Owners’ Coterie 2023

An evening of pure indulgence was promised, and the Ocean Club emphatically delivered!Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief Hillary Buckman and the Ocean Media team welcomed yacht owners, VIPs, sponsors, partners and guests to their lavish annual Ocean Club Owners’ Coterie, held on the first night of the 2023 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) on Thursday 25 May.This year, the venue was the perfectly positioned Upper Deck Lounge, perched above the marina. The weather was that scintillating combination of crisp winter chill, clear skies and a sliver of a moon illuminating the yachts assembled for the show.The event was made possible by Ocean’s generous Elite Sponsors – Aston Martin, Benetti Yachts and Burgess – plus our fabulous Ocean Partners – Echo Marine Group, Dockmate and Quality Marine Clothing.Ocean Suppliers – Beluga Caviar, Skyy Vodka, Westholme Australia.  oceanmedia.com.au

Ocean Club hosts SailGP VIP events

Ocean Media was proudly the Official Adrenaline Yachts and Charter Program Partner for KPMG Australia Sail Grand Prix | Sydney Season 3, which returned to Sydney Harbour on 18 and 19 February 2023.Ocean Club hosted their VIP guests on board the immaculately restored 34.4-metre classic motor yacht Caviar to enjoy the on-water action up close and in the lap of comfort. Ocean Media is grateful for the support of our Ocean Club Elite Sponsors and Ocean Partners. 

Elite Sponsors

Aston Martin Benetti CMC Markets Grand Seiko

Ocean Partners

Burgess Princess Yachts Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard Pirelli Tecnorib


SKYY Vodka Caviar Cruises Beluga Caviar Public Hospitality Video by @romanliebichphotography.

Ocean Club – A night to remember

The Ocean Club hosted its first event for 2023, toasting the long weekend of close and competitive sailing on Sydney Harbour.The idyllically positioned Pier One Bridge Marquee, the conservatory-style venue adjacent to the southern pylon of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, welcomed Ocean Club sponsors and their guests.The entrance was decked out with the imposing duo, the Aston Martin DB11 and DBX707, and the marquee was festooned with fairy lights and lanterns as the sun set over the iconic coathanger and harbour.Complementing the picturesque backdrop, a DJ spun the tunes to set the mood and guests were treated to mouth-watering canapes, freshly chucked oysters and Beluga Farm caviar, complemented by the finest Lallier champagne and Skyy Vodka cocktails. Ocean Media is grateful for the support of our Ocean Club Elite Sponsors and Ocean Partners.

Elite Sponsors

Aston Martin Benetti CMC Markets Grand Seiko

Ocean Partners

Burgess Princess Yachts Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard Pirelli Tecnorib


SKYY Vodka Caviar Cruises Beluga Caviar Public Hospitality

Ocean Club Owners’ Coterie 2022

On the first night of the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, Thursday 19 May, the Ocean Club hosted their annual Owners’ Coterie and celebrated 100 issues of Ocean magazine – and counting! – in a lavish party at the Lagoon Lounge overlooking the newly completed superyacht marina.Guests included yacht owners, VIPs, sponsors and clients who enjoyed a fabulous night indulging in Champagne and French wines, plus a whiskey tasting experience with Diageo Rare & Exceptional. 
The Owner’s Coterie was made possible by our fabulous sponsors.

Elite Sponsors

Benetti Yachts Gold Coast City Marina and Shipyard Analu Lagoon

Ocean Partners

Coral Sea Marina and Resort Quality Marine Clothing Westpac Private Bank Dockmate Johnnie Walker Wine & OnlyVideography by Roman Liebich.

Ocean Club Owners’ Coterie – SCIBS 2021

In May, with the backdrop of the sunset over Sanctuary Cove, the Ocean Club held an exclusive gathering of owners, VIP’s and industry guests.Named the Owners Coterie, this celebration was sponsored by Pilatus, Burgess, Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard, Rolls-Royce, Hayman Estates and Bvlgari, and our partners, which comprised of Penski Australia, Analu Interiors, Cotswold Furniture, Dockmate, Inner Circle Rum and Superyacht Group Great Barrier Reef.The theme of the French Riviera, invitees stepped on board M/Y Patriot and M/Y Corrobboree and into a setting that echoed the grace and sophistication of Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre during The Golden Age.Videography damienbredberg.com.au#oceanclub

Chefs on Board – Jerome Tremoulet from Marramarra Lodge

Pearls of Wisdom

It can be hard to escape the magnetic draw of Sydney harbour, but for those willing to make the trip north, the Hawkesbury River holds plenty of delights – including, as Mark Beretta discovers, the cuisine of Jerome Tremoulet and dining onboard the stunning One O One superyacht.Videographer @romanliebich.photography

Marramarra Lodge

Nestled unobtrusively in native bushland surrounded by Hawkesbury River views, Marramarra Lodge delivers an authentic Australian luxury experience. Choose from fully appointed Peninsula Tents or stylish Hawkesbury Bungalows. Known for privacy, gourmet meals, cultural immersion and breathtaking views, Marramarra Lodge caters to a maximum of 28 guests and offers a unique, nature-based, all-inclusive experience.

+61 435 891 111




One O One Charters

Architecturally conceived by the award-winning design practice Henderson and Co, One O One has been designed to capture – and create – the finest points in life.Lounge at the beach club on the water’s edge with the custom retractable stairs to help you in and out of the water. After a swim, rinse off in the handcrafted monsoon shower. Move to the expansive aft deck and enjoy its large sun pad, bespoke ten-seater dining table and luxurious corner lounges, all complemented discretely with concealed television and immersive sound system.



Pearls of Australia

A joint venture between Cygnet Bay Pearls and Broken Bay Pearls, who represent two species of premium quality pearls and guarantee provenance and purity.Providing immersive industry experiences such as farm tourism offerings and industry education, Pearls of Australia represents a vast range of products and experiences centred around the Australian South Sea Pearl of Cygnet Bay north of Broome, and the Australian Akoya Pearl of Broken Bay, north of Sydney.

+61 488 361 042




CanapésGougères au ComtéHawkesbury Rock Oysters with Shallot DressingSeared Scallops with Salmon PearlsTartare of Beef with Horseradish CrèmeSeared Yellowfin Tuna with Pickled King Mushrooms


Rémoulade of Blue Swimmer Crab with Crayfish Carpaccio and Oscietra Caviar

Main Course

Wagyu Beef Tenderloin with Confit Potato, Seared Foie Gras and Truffled Jus


White Chocolate and Almond Mousse with Berries,Praline and Pecan Crumb

Ocean Club Soirée – Sydney International Boat Show 2019

We present the highlights of what was the party of the 2019 Sydney International Boat Show – the fabulous Ocean Club Soirée.It was fantastic to see many owners, captains, VIPs, international and industry guests enjoying the live music, entertainment and free-flowing G.H. Mumm champagne, accompanied by Chivas Regal and Beefeater 24 cocktails, canapés and local beer and cider from the Sydney Brewery Company.The event was sponsored by Pilatus, Oyster Yachts and Majesty Yachts by Gulf Craft and Australian Superyachts.With support from Pantaenius Yacht Insurance, Crown Residences Sydney, M Yachts, Watersports Central and the Monaco Economic Board.Videographer @romanliebich.photography

Launch of the Ocean Club Concierge Service 2020

Redefining what it means to have someone take care of life’s details for you, Ocean Club Concierge made a splash at its stylish launch in Sydney.Over 130 yacht owners and special guests attended the exclusive function at the Empire Lounge in Rose Bay to celebrate the launch of the new service that can take care of anything you desire. From travel styling, private dining and chauffeur services to personalised gifting, there is nothing that cannot be accommodated.Ocean Media Managing Director Hillary Buckman explained that the Ocean Club Concierge originated from the plethora of requests she has received over more than 16 years of involvement in the luxury yachting scene.“People look to Ocean Media to support their lifestyle in a comprehensive way. With the Ocean Club Concierge service, we can make that dream come true, bringing back your most precious resource: your time.”Thank you to our major sponsors McLaren Sydney, Burgess and Sydney Sea Planes Rosebay, as well as our supporting partners Benetti Yachts, Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard, Opsis Designs, Harbour Classic by Whitehaven Motor Yachts and Coral Sea Resort Hotel & Marina and our charter sponsor Sydney Harbour Yacht Charter, who made the night a memorable one.Videographer @romanliebich.photography
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In prime position for Sydney SailGP 2020

VIP guests of Ocean Media’s Ocean Club were treated to front row seats onboard charter motor yacht A.Q.A. and witnessed a new era in SailGP, as Season 2 returned to Sydney Harbour.The atmosphere on the sidelines was electric as the opening act of Sydney SailGP saw two new teams and old foes clashing on the water for the first event in 2020, in front of a bumper crowd on the shore and on water.Ocean Media for the second year running was appointed as the Official Sydney SailGP Adrenaline Program Partner, and led with the prime position for a fantastic day trackside, nestled in the Exclusion Zone. Throughout the day, drinks flowed and delicious food was served as guests enjoyed not only the racing but also the onboard networking.

Ultimate showdown for Sydney SailGP 2020

Ocean Club guests on board the superyacht A.Q.A. were treated to the showdown that all sailing fans wanted to see in the final of the SailGP season 2 opener.Situated inside the Exclusion Zone, guests on board A.Q.A. were in prime position to witness rivals Tom Slingsby and Ben Ainslie go head-to-head, as their teams Australia and Great Britain battled it out in the Match Race Final of Sydney SailGP.