Quintrex's History

New For 65 Years - Quintrex History
Why Choose Quintrex Boats


Established in 1945 Quintrex has long been an Australian boating favourite. Producing over 80 models, Quintrex is synonymous with quality – and with such an extensive range there’s a boat to suit every boatie.

As Australia’s largest and leading manufacturer of aluminium boats, Quintrex remains at the forefront of aluminium boat design. Our continuous research and development program led to the implementation of stretch-forming technology to first create the award winning Millennium Hull and Flared Bow and now the Millennium Blade Hull. The success of Quintrex’s innovative designs has awarded the brand ‘Aluminium Boat of the Year’ over ten times.

Quintrex boats hold their value


Quintrex boats have a reputation for value; new or second hand. Their resale value is one of the best on the market – that’s if you’re lucky to get your hands on a second hand model!

When you purchase a Quintrex you’re investing in endless days of fun on the water and a highly sought after boat brand that holds it’s value for many years.

Quintrex’s state of the art factory is an 18,000m2 purpose built facility in the Gold Coast Marine Precinct, producing up to 30 boats per day and 12,000 boats per year. We export extensively to over 15 countries incorporating the South Pacific, Asia, Europe and the Indian Ocean.


quintrex boat historic photo « Early Quintrex prototype showcasing the soon-to-be legendary stability. Six passengers and a dog ride in stable comfort.
quintrex boat historic photo« The flared Bow was first released in 1968 and has become a permanent fixture on most Quintrex models. The stretch forming technology used to create this marvel is just as revolutionary today as it was then. The design fundamentals used to create the flared Bow paved the way for the development of the Millennium Hull and now the Millennium Blade Hull.
quintrex boats historic photoquintrex boats historyPhotos courtesy of Graeme Quantrill (grandson of Terry Quantrill, founder of Quintrex) and Hunts Marine.
A Hull for Every Water - Quintrex Patented Technology
Apex Hull
Apex Hull

Great things take time

After years of research, Quintrex has released the Apex Hull design set to revolutionize the boating industry. From humble beginnings in 1945 Quintrex has remained the leader in aluminium boat research and development for over 70 years. True to its name, the Apex Hull offers the pinnacle of boating with years of research and development leading to superior performance on the water – You have never seen a boat quite like this before!

View More
Get Up To $2,000 Off Your Favourite Quintrex Boats On Your Next Purchase
18 Mar 2024

Receive up to $2,000 off your new boat - but only until Friday, the 5th of April.

View More
The Best Just Got Better - Quintrex Launches its 2023 Lineup
10 Jul 2023

As demand continues to skyrocket within the boating industry for more innovation, greater technological advancements and more capabilities, Quintrex continues to reinvigorate their lineup – this month, dropping the curtain on their 2023 lineup.

View More
Quintrex Celebrates its Outstanding Dealer Network
01 May 2023

Recognised as Australia’s leading aluminium boat brand, Quintrex proudly invests in partnering with the country’s top marine dealerships to not only champion the brand but continue delivering an utmost customer journey at all levels of the boating experience - from purchase, right through to the famed Quintrex on-water experience.