Our Team

Owners: Bluey & Anne-Marie Woolcott

Managing Director: ‘Bluey’ Gordon Woolcott

Operations Manager: Rob Johnson

Administration:  Anne-Marie Woolcott & Rachel Mabbott

Gordon Woolcott

“Bluey” is the owner and managing director of Careel Bay Marina.

Bluey is a qualified Shipwright and Boat Builder, completing his apprenticeship in 1980 at Traditional Yachts.

He has been around boats all his life, has a passion for timber boats and brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to the Marina.

During his 42 years in the trade he has worked on America’s Cup development and was the principle repairer of the 120ft K-Class yacht “Cambria”.

With many years working around Pittwater Bluey has become a trusted and known face in the industry.

You can contact Bluey at bluey@careelbaymarina.com.au


Rob Johnson

Rob is the operations manager at Careel Bay Marina. He grew up sailing and boating on Lake Macquarie in his early years and began working full-time on Pittwater as a slipway hand in 2004.

Rob has worked for Careel Bay Marina since 2008 and has a friendship with Bluey and Rie, goes back further to his early days on Pittwater.

He has a love for boating, holds a coxswains certificate and has a number of treacherous ocean crossings to his name but he much prefers to keep it relaxed on the calm waters of Sydney.

Rob is your go to guy to discuss any work you might need done on your boat and is always happy to have a chat.

You can contact Rob at rob@careelbaymarina.com.au

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