About us

Challenge Marine is Perth’s leading destination for used boats.

We’re a family owned business that has been a proud part of Western Australia’s boating scene since the mid 1970s, over this time becoming one of the most trusted names in the industry.

Our focus is on providing you with the best service and professionalism. Throw in a team of experienced boat lovers and you have a company with integrity, honesty and a passion for the sea.

When you choose Challenge Marine, you can be sure of benefiting from quality advice. We listen to you and take the time to understand how you intend to use your boat, to ensure you make the right decision for you and your family.

We bring a new level of transparency to boat sales, pairing good old fashioned honesty and trust with the use of the very latest technology. It’s a winning combination.

Whether you you're in the market to buy or sell a boat, come and chat to us in store to find out the best option for you, or flick us an email to find out more.

Meet our team

Adam Duncombe

Dealer Principal

Adam is a Challenge Marine veteran, having been with the company for 15 years. In his initial role as a sales person he focused on leading brands such as Sea Ray and Boston Whaler to name a few. Promoted to Sales Manager in 2005, Adam eventually purchased Challenge Marine in 2014 and took over as Dealer Principal. He relocated the showroom to its current site in Wangara and expanded the space to accommodate for the growth in the business. Today Adam leads a team which is dedicated to finding you your perfect boat. Adam has been an avid boater since the age of five and loves all things marine – he even trained as a seafood chef in Tasmania!
Email: adam@challengemarine.com.au

Daniel Cole


Also developing an appetite for boating at a young age, Daniel is the go-to team member for all your used-boat needs. Daniel will find any chance to hit the water in his spare time, meaning he has tested every boat and motor on the market. A professional in the marine industry for 13 years, Daniel is here to give you a helping hand and guide you through the buying or selling process. Email: daniel@challengemarine.com.au

Greg Ferguson


Greg’s love of boating stems back to when he learnt how to sail while growing up in New Zealand. Over his 36 years of professional marine experience, Greg has started his own marine accessories company and played a major pioneering role in the Boating Industry Association’s Rottnest Safety Convoy. Greg’s in-depth boating experience means he’s here to listen to your needs and give you expert insights.
Email: greg@challengemarine.com.au

Carly Jones

Customer Service

The newest addition to the Challenge Marine team, Carly is no stranger to the sales industry. She has a can-do attitude and a passion for helping others. Customer service is her number one priority. Carly also has boating in her blood, learning to sail at just six years old, and is a lover of water skiing and all things water sports. Her mission is to make your experience at Challenge Marine as smooth and easy as can be.
Email: carly@challengemarine.com.au