Stern First


03/09/2016, 7:15 PM


SternFIRST have recently moved to big new premises in the heart of Brookvale on Sydney's Northern Beaches. You can now find us at Unit 2, 24 Winbourne Road, Brookvale, phone 02 9905 5800. We have expanded our RIB and inflatable boat repair facility and can now handle all repairs onsite, including rebuilding hulls and repainting tubes. Drop in or call us for a quote, 02 9905 5800.

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06/12/2014, 9:08 PM

Introducing Northside Inflatables

Northside Inflatables is a brand new division of SternFIRST aspecialising in inflatable boat repair, rejuventation and customisation. Using the world class products from Polymarine   we are proud to be offering these unique service to inflatable boat owners...

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05/17/2012, 1:31 AM

Custom Made Stainless Transom Davits

 SternFIRST are proudly designing and manufacturing custom 316 stainless steel transom davits to suit your yacht or powerboat. With our unique single winch lifting system and endless options, these are a great looking and great performing addition to any boat! Call SternFIRST on 02 9905 5800 to get more info and pricing.

Check out the Gallery for more examples of our custom stainless steel work. 

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Weaver Snap Davits

sternFIRST brings you a great range of davit systems and accessories, from the world's leading manufacturer - Weaver Industries.

We provide the complete range of products and accessories from leading dinghy accessories manufacturer - Weaver Industries and their huge range of marine products.

Weaver’s product range includes Snap Davits, Inflatable Boat Kits, products for conventional aluminium or fiberglass dinghies, stand off brackets, transom arcs, and the fully adjustable Weaver Lever - designed to allow outboards to remain upright when the inflatable is situated in a vertical position.

Additional products include universal dinghy chocks, swinging and removable outboard brackets, davits for sailboats and special davits for unusual situations.

Check out the Gallery on this website to see more examples of our work.

We have over 1000 photos of boats we have fitted with our systems and may even have a photo in our library of a system on a boat like yours!

Contact Stern First and ask us what system you need for your boat.


Thank you so much for the quality work your team did on the swim platform rails for our Riviera. To place an order and then have the finished product 1 week later was brilliant  and these days is unheard of. Dealing with you and your team was a pleasure and I will certainly be telling anyone who asks where I had them made that they should only go to SternFIRST for quality and excellent service..."

-Steve Ferguson

Many thanks for the great job on Old Salt. Took the boat out today, what a difference. Many, many thanks. Hope your business brings you great success this year..."

- Bruce Goldman

What a first class job you did on the deck chocks on my Riviera 45, easy to use and quality workmanship. Thanks Mitch..."

- Dennis Stokes 

We really appreciate the fact that you have put quality workmanship ahead of getting a job, which reinforces our decision to come to SternFIRST..."

- Simon Bryan 

Thanks for getting to our boat so quickly, your work was first class.  Thanks also to Mitch for all the help he gave me... "

- Jamie Stanistreet 

Quality, looks and functionality are so important when choosing an accessory system for my yacht. Weaver products are obviously high quality... "
- James Barclay

Our Maritimo 48 was crying out for the solution SternFIRST supplied and fitted.  A great job from a great team, thanks again..."

- Phil Jackson