Mac’s Marine formally Ken McIlveen Auto and Marine
Established in 1967 by Ken McIlveen who was a well known Auto Repairer and a tournament water skier winning a lot of events through the 60s.
During this time Ken was asked by Evinrude Outboard Motors to sell their motors which Ken took on as a hobby but over the years grow into the main part of the business with Gaven and Warren joining Ken in 1974 and 1980 and from many years of water skiing with the family and their knowledge of motors they put together a boat to go ski racing and were soon winning and setting records.
Ken was now going fishing more than skiing Gaven and Warren kept skiing this combination made a very good team, which reflected on the business growing to one of the larges marine dealers in country NSW.
Now as Mac’s Marine Gaven and Warren are continuing to build the business with a large range of:
* STACER and SAVAGE FIBREGLASS family fishing, ski boats
* all marine electronics (Humminbird Fishfinders, GPS’s, GME Radios and Epirb’s)
* a expanding chandlery products range from Boating, Life style, Advanture, RWB
* a full range of water skies Connelley, HO, and Test Pilot to suit every skier from the beginner to the advance
* an extensive range of wake boards from CWB, Test Pilot, Body Glove and Crank
* Knee boards from Connelly, Test Pilot, HO and Fuel,
* Inflatables (Ski biscuits, tubes) to put behind any boat
* a full range of wet suits from Wing Wet Suits and Moonba
* ski vests, boating vests and children’s vests from Jetpilot Ultra, Ripcurl
* a complete range of ski ropes and Handles
The business started from an auto service and repair shop and now is the only authorised STACER, SAVAGE FIBREGLASS, MERCURY, EVINRUDE and VORTEX dealers in the Tamworth area with full workshop equipment and genuine parts. Awarded 2005 NSW STACER DEALER OF THE YEAR and in 2008-09 season.
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