We are RM Marine, quality Hobart shipwrights located in Kettering, Tasmania. We provide top quality painting, varnishing, antifouling and polishing. We also specialise in repairs, fitouts, restorations, custom builds, alterations and both wire and rope rigging. Our team will work with you to tailor a solution for your individual needs, whether that be traditional techniques for the wooden boat enthusiast, modern techniques required for the latest in marine craft, or anything in between.

No job is too big or too small for our multi-talented team of boat builders and their passion for providing the highest quality craftsmanship for your vessel. You can be certain that all work will be performed to the highest of standards using the best materials and methods to ensure they will not only stand the test of time, but also look exceptional.

Our talented team comprise of experienced shipwrights, riggers and skilled labourers.

RM Marine began in 2010 with Rod Mennitz, a local shipwright trained by the last of the traditional shipwrights with 20 plus years experience. Rod identified a demand in the market for quality workmanship and his passion drove him to deliver a service that is truely the best for your treasured vessels. Rod also holds current Master 5 and MED3 commercial skipper certificates and has extensive experience in offshore sailing, scuba diving and commercial fishing.

Have a browse at our services to see what we can do for you, or contact us for more information.