About Stella Marine

Stella Marine Group: Marine Engineering, Refit & Project Management

Stella Marine Group is based in South East Queensland and have workshop facilities in Brisbane at Rivergate Marina and on the Gold Coast at The Boatworks, collectively we deliver fully integrated engineering, procurement, installation and construction solutions for private and commercial marine vessels.

Since early 2003, our innovative culture and professional approach to product selection and development has positioned us as a highly respected Australian marine engineering company. Our operations are set up to deliver our clients a service that represents the best possible value. Our focus on, and commitment to quality, consistency and reliability has ensured that our clients have enjoyed more time on their vessels, than they ever have, saved money on future components, and improved the vessels overall safety.

“Because Quality and Service count ”

Quality Standards, Capacity and Facilities

Stella Marine delivers high quality finished products adhering to Australian standards, and international survey specifications including: BV, Lloyds, DNV, Rina and ABS. Our facilities are set up to accommodate vessels of all sizes over two locations, in two of Australia’s leading shipyards Our well-developed business and contractor networks enable us to offer high quality, fast turnarounds that exceed client expectations.

Marine Solutions

Through our Group’s specialist business divisions, we offer a complete range of integrated marine solutions. From the supply of one component through to complete vessel refits, general servicing, urgent repairs, new design and construction, as well as full project management services.


Stella Marine are Australian Service Agents for:
  • Stella Watermakers - marine desalination
  • Aqua-Air - marine air conditioning
  • ABT TRAC - stabilizers & thrusters
  • Craftsman Marine - bow and stern thrusters
  • TRAC Ecological Marine Products - descalers and cleaners
  • QuicKutter - rope cutters
  • Maritex - shaft & rudder bearings
  • Maxwell & Muir - winches
Stella Marine's Services include:
  • Stainless Steel Design, Fabrication and Repair
  • Aluminium Fabrication and Repair
  • Pumps and Plumbing
  • Systems Design, Installation and Repair
  • Air Conditioning
  • Watermakers
  • Engine Alignment
  • Shaft and Bearing Replacement
  • General Engineering


Gary Cooper - CEO (Stella Group)

In addition to being the founder of the Stella Marine Group of Companies, Mr Cooper has a breadth of experience in the nautical industry covering both business and engineering.  

  • Professional engineering and project management on Superyacht refits
  • Specialist on-board electronic systems and controls
  • Yacht engineering qualification MCA – Y4
  • Past Vice Chairman – Superyachts Brisbane
  • Past Director – Superyachts Australia