Yacht Support Indonesia
Encompassing some of the world’s most spectacular superyacht cruising areas. Indonesia is spread across over 17,000 islands, most of which are inhabited. The archipelago offers top diving sites, cultural experiences and land activities you will be hard pushed to find anywhere else within such close proximity to one another. Each of the island groups, many of which are protected reserves offer a uniquely diverse personality and are the habitats of many endangered and endemic species.
Thousands of kilometres of white sand beaches, world class surf breaks and nutrient rich underwater ecology have become a breeding ground for many of the planets coral, macro, micro species, flora and fauna. The islands land is regarded as some of the greatest to be explored. Located in the Pacific Ring of Fire it is made up of active volcanoes, mountainous ranges, thick dense rainforest and infinite rice fields.
As a cruising ground for superyachts Indonesia is often regarded as a logistically challenging place to visit however, Asia Pacific Superyachts has become areas most trusted yacht support agent and specializes in all the yacht support services required for visiting yachts, their owners and crew. Our industry experienced team including captains with extensive local knowledge of cruising throughout Indonesia have built long standing relationships with some of the best in the business. These connections allow us to pass on the highest quality services, provisions, bunkering and everything in between.
Being a well established local company Asia Pacific Superyachts has developed a network of relationships with other industry professionals allowing us to offer our clients with the best rates and top quality shore support services to cater to all yachts, mega yacht and superyacht requirements. Our aim is to respond quickly to requests in a proactive and professional matter and ensure all of our clients receive the highest quality yacht supplies and services.
Meet Our Friendly Team
Our team have first-hand knowledge to some of the best-kept secrets when cruising in Indonesia. We can help with all your yachting needs, tailored to your personal interests and time parameters.
Originating from North Queensland, Captain Jimmy moved to Thailand in 1989 to support the formation of Aman cruises, the marine branch of Aman resorts in Phuket. He moved to Indonesia in 1994 and founded Asia Pacific Superyachts Indonesia in 2009. For the last 24 years Jimmy has sailed extensively throughout Indonesia, has operated charter vessels and guided expedition-style cruises building extensive knowledge and contacts throughout Indonesia.
Born in Australia, Thomas grew up around Asia on boats and spent his whole life at or near the ocean. After graduating University in Sydney, Thomas moved back to Phuket where he worked professionally in the yachting industry. Thomas was a racer, RYA instructor, delivery captain, charter captain, charter fleet manager and refit manager before becoming a superyacht mate/captain, then moving to Bali to join APS.
Octavia was born in Tabanan, Bali and has been with us for over 7 years. Octavia is highly experienced with yachts and all aspects of Indonesian law, logistics and operations. She has excellent communication skills and enjoys the constant challenges of supporting yachts throughout Indonesia, reveling in the job well completed and to the highest standards!
Head of formalites, branch manager and contact for our Raja Ampat office, Fitri was born and raised in Sorong. Prior to joining APS in 2014 Fitri was working for a commercial shipping agency in Sorong and is an expert in the field, she has extensive experience navigating the complex rules and regulations in Indonesia. Her connections and close relationships with authorities both in Sorong and around Indonesia makes ensures APS have the highest level of support and professionalism in this demanding country.
Alit was born in Tabanan Bali and is the son in law of Made Gerip who was the first ever yacht agent in Indonesia. Learning the trade from Made, he is a valuable member of the Asia Pacific Superyachts team. Alit is our Benoa formalities and support person who will arrange all that is needed your our vessels in Bali and beyond. He enjoys the challenges and varied jobs that working with Superyachts brings.
Born on Weh island, North Sumatra Arif got into diving at a very young age. Arif has worked as a cruise director, divemaster, dive instructor and guide for over 30 years in Indonesian waters and around SE Asia. He was part of the first exploratory dives in many remote locations in Indonesia helping to bring many World Class dive sites into the international spot light such as Raja Ampat over 20 years ago. Joining APS in 2018, he is loving the excitement and opportunity to show off the beauty of Indonesia to international guests with the highest levels of service and professionalism.
Start Planning Your Indonesian Cruise
Planning early is the key to a successful Indonesia experience for you and your guests. Our team are dedicated to delivering a first class service and top quality supplies to your yacht in a timely manner.