owners and operators, Mark and Chris Blunden
will be your main crew. At times we will
have extra professional staff join us who
will maintain the warm, friendly atmosphere
for which 'Marcrista' is renowned.
Mark and Chris have had extensive experience
in the charter industry and as guests your
safety, enjoyment and sense of well being,
will be their first priority. They have
had over seven years in the industry and
the constant feedback they receive always
relates to the warm, sincere hospitality
extended to their guests and the care taken
with all details to ensure the best possible
experience. They are versatile and flexible
and always prepared to put in that extra
Mark comes from a corporate background in
Engineering related industries. He decided
to make a life change approx. ten years
ago to follow his dream of building his
own yacht and enjoying his work experience,
while giving pleasure to others. Marcrista
is built to the highest survey requirements
in Australia and as 'man in charge of the
project' it was a challenging experience
to follow through with 'The Dream.' He loves
sharing with others who have an interest
in sailing or boating of any nature, or
those who are just keen to enjoy the wonderful
freedom cruisng offers in such a pristine
and beautiful area. He loves playing the
guitar and his singing is still progressing!!
He has his Master 5 qualification and is
expert in many fields of yacht engineering,
maintenance and marine operations..
Chris was a Primary School Teacher, drawn
to the profession by her love of children.
Since being married however business has
always predominated and she and Mark have
operated together in their different ventures.
She has enjoyed being hostess on Marcrista
and has completed the safety courses necessary
for crewing requirements. She takes great
enjoyment in ensuring guests are comfortable
and feel welcome and 'at home.' She has
a warm, caring nature and a constant happy
smile. Her pride and joy are their two grown
sons, Jayd and Ryan.
Together they will strive to give everyone
that once in a lifetime experience. They
enjoy people from all walks of life wheher
it be family groups or corporate executives.
Their life experience is broad and they
are continuously inspired by those they
meet and share time with on Marcrista.
For all questions you have about Marcrista
Luxury Charters or its crew please don't
hesitate to contact
us using our quick and easy enquiry