Welcome to BlackPond Marine Consultants webpage and blog.

With this page we hope to be able to answer many of your questions about anything Marine.

Black Joe will be updating our “Blackmail” blog on a regular basis and drawing on his 35years of experience in the marine industry he will be imparting many tips tricks and of course opinions about all manner of things of interest affecting not only the marine industry but our waterways as well.

Past & Present Projects

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In 2015 a boating loving family based in Sydney purchased a Bertram 63 and commenced



Since 2009 Joe has undertaken the role of General Manager of the super maxi "Loyal",


All Occasion Cruises

All Occasion Cruises run 7 charter vessels on Sydney Harbour. BlackPond Marne Consultants provide surveying