David Gunthorpe


Captain David Gunthorpe

Captain David Gunthorpe

Born in Sydney and lived on the Gold Coast on & off since the 1980s.  David has worked on charter vessels in Cairns, Whitsundays and the Gold Coast and sailed the East Coast of Queensland and the Pacific.  He has owned numerous recreational vessels from 14ft to his current 44ft cruising catamaran.

Some of the vessels David has been Master of:
Tri Tingara - 44ft Charter Trimaran – Whitsundays
Ragamuffin II – 55ft Charter ex-racing yacht – Whitsundays
Otella – 54ft Charter ex-racing yacht – Whitsundays
Aquaduck – amphibious tourist vessel – Gold Coast

Some of the Vessels David has been crew aboard include:
Gretel 68ft– America's Cup Challenger – Charter Vessel - Whitsundays
Apollo 80ft – Sydney to Hobart - Charter Vessel - Whitsundays
Anaconda II 88ft – Sail/Dive Charter Vessel - Whitsundays

Captain David Gunthorpe's qualifications are:

    • Master Class V (Restricted – Smooth & Partially Smooth Waters Queensland)
    • Open Coxswains
    • PADI Dive Instructor
    • Radio Operator
    • Certificate IV in Workplace Training & Assessment
    • St Johns First Aid
    • Blue Card (working with children)

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