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Nautic Star

The certainty of transformation of marine populsion power solutions in the marine sector is absolute. Close collaborations are partnerships are essential. Utilising the best of local suppliers and expertise, Nautic Star custom aluminium vessels are built at their premises in Lonsdale, South Australia. Designed and manufactured under the watchful eye of Marko Bacic, Nautic Star completed build of 8.9m x 2.9m vessel in 2C, 30nm survey for SAPOL commissioned with a totally integrated helm to propeller Volvo Penta Aquamatic Sterndrive D6-DPI package. Powered by Volvo Penta, during sea trials the survey vessel consumed less than half the fuel of an equivalent comparative vessel without compromise on the comfort, handling and adherence to the strictest of Australian maritime safety, regulations and standards that Nautic Star vessels are known for.

Volvo Penta marine propulsion solutions are the perfect choice for a wide range of high performance and heavy duty applications. No matter where in the world your journey takes you Volvo Penta is never far away. Based on the combined knowledge and technological expertise of the entire Volvo Group, Volvo Penta marine propulsion solutions are manufactured and are thoroughly tested to meet the most demanding of conditions and truly effective choice when it comes to environmental care.

The possibilities for on the water adventures know no limits and neither does the Volvo Penta pursuit of innovation. For more than a century Volvo Penta has been powering the oceans creating new experiences and unforgettable memories. Volvo Penta has done this with reliability and simplicity. As we enter into a new era of boating, we challenge you to dream of where Volvo Penta can take you next.

Trained in the latest Volvo Penta technology and repair processes and aligned with the Volvo Penta core values of quality, safety and environmental care, we are an Authorised Volvo Penta Centre. Together with our Local Dealers we are supported by one of the most efficient authorised parts distribution networks in the world. Centrally located in Adelaide we have direct access to all major mainland freight routes. We are strategically positioned to deliver and maintain all your evolving sustainable Marine Propulsion and Auxiliary Power needs. From modest beginnings in 1963, we are here for you, as we have been for over 50 years. We are Don Morton Marine and proud supporters of the team at Nautic Star.

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High Performance

Aesthetically Styled

Custom Boat Builders

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We challenge you to dream of where Volvo Penta solutions can take you next. Solutions that reduce your environmental footprints and lower your fuel consumption and emission levels. Solutions that help lower your Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and improve productivity. Solutions that offer provide reliability and durability for life and work onboard. Inboard engine solutions customised for your vessel and auxiliary engines for gensets, pumps, cranes, hydraulic power packs, bow thrusters, air compressors, high pressure water systems and fire fighting equipment.

Volvo Penta inboard diesel engines excel in responsive drivability regardless of the load or sea. Volvo Penta marine solutions are easily integrated with different transmissions and control systems. Their unique marine torque and rapid acceleration, combined with a class leading power to weight ratio make Volvo Penta diesel inboards engines the superior choice for a wide variety of demanding marine leisure and marine commercial applications and a perfect match for waterjet applications.

Technical data provided on this website is for illustrative purposes only. Please do not hesitate to contact your local Authorised Volvo Penta Dealer for customised technical product service and support or visit Volvo Penta Marine.

Volvo Penta Oceania Dealers in South Australia:  

Don Morton Marine
Authorised Volvo Penta Centre

70 Humphries Terrace, Kilkenny SA 5009
Phone: (08) 8347 0011

Anthony Squire Diesel Services
35 Woodlands Terrace, Edwardstown SA 5039
Phone: (08) 8277 1825

Ashbrook Diesel Pty Ltd 
14 Elizabeth St, Port Macdonnell SA 5291
Phone: (08) 8738 2028

Can Do Marine 
38 Chatfield Terrace, Wallaroo SA 5556
Phone: (08) 8823 3025

O'Halloran Ag-Marine 
56 Robe St, Robe SA 5276
Phone: (08) 8767 2122

West Coast Diesel Service 
32 St Andrews Terrace, Port Lincoln SA 5606
Phone: (08) 8682 1753

Volvo Penta Oceania Centres in Australia: 

Don Morton Marine
Authorised Volvo Penta Centre

70 Humphries Terrace, Kilkenny SA 5009
Phone: (08) 8347 0011 

Aqua Power Marine
9 Hi Tech Place, Seaford VIC 3198
Phone: (03) 8796  3900

Ches Power Group 
Barrington Street, Bibra Lake WA 6163
Phone: (08) 6144 3111

Williamson Road, Ingleburn NSW 2565
Phone: (02) 9605 5522

Northtrack Machinery  
61 Hamaura Road, Berrimah NT 0828
Phone: (08) 8947 2993 

Alexandra Place, Murarrie Queensland 4172
Phone: (07) 3890 7615

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