Midcoast Boatyard and Marine facility was established in 2003 and has been managed by Joe de Kock since establishment.

Joe and his team have built the business from the ground up to what it is today – Newcastle’s premier marine engineering and shipwright facility, known for its highly skilled team and commitment to delivering quality marine services.

Joe de Kock – Owner, Boat Builder, Sailor
Brad Hunter – Manager, Head Shipwright
Brent Coulter – Shipwright
Lucas Moffat – Shipwright
Jordan Muirhead – Shipwright
Richard Tomisic – Ships Joiner
David Wyatt – Fabricator
Kyle Hancock – Lead Painter & Shipwright
Will Johnson – Apprentice Shipwright
Tyrone Bliim – Apprentice Shipwright
Greg Robinson – Lead Yardhand
Belinda Randall – Business & Systems Development