Bravo’s much-beloved maritime hit Below Deck has released a brand new spin-off following the new and energetic crew around the Whitsunday Islands in Australia. Viewers of the hit show, Below Deck Down Under may know the charter yacht as THALASSA, but the 55m (181ft) superyacht’s real name is in fact KERI LEE III.
Premiering on NBCUniversal’s streaming service Peacock, Below Deck Down Under is available to watch now with new episodes released every Thursday where viewers can watch the crew create a once-in-a-lifetime yacht charter vacation around the Pacific and, of course, witness what it is like to travel onboard superyacht KERI LEE III.
Delivered by American shipyard Trinity yachts, she showcases meticulous craftsmanship coupled with high-end luxurious finishes that will please guests from the moment they step onboard.
It’s like Downton Abbey on a boat, what more could you want?
Boasting an elegant profile, superyacht KERI LEE III is the prime candidate for anyone looking for a taste of the superyacht lifestyle. The yacht is home to an impressive array of outstanding amenities including a beauty salon, massage room, gym, jacuzzi and a movie theater.
Launched in 2001 and refitted in 2016, she is styled by Claudette Bonville. Boasting exquisite woods and bespoke artworks, this superyacht offers an opulent setting that promises to create the perfect charter vacation.
Accommodating up to 12 guests in 6 beautifully designed cabins, the yacht offers incredible flexibility for a variety of charter party configurations.
The hit series is recorded on Queensland’s shores with the vessel's homeport being Airlie Beach. She has explored destinations around the Whitsunday Islands such as Hook Island, Block reef and Henning Island, giving charter guests the opportunity to witness the outstanding beauty and clear waters of the Pacific.
For newbies to Below Deck, the hit show is all about life aboard a private yacht charter, with crew dynamics in the spotlight treating viewers to plenty of drama above and below deck. It looks like fans can expect even more action on this season's Below Deck Down Under as the crew travel around the tropical Whitsunday Islands and world-famous Great Barrier Reef, managing the rotating group of charter guests onboard yacht KERI LEE III.
This season, Captain Jason Chambers is joined by a familiar face, fan-favorite Aesha Scott as Chief Stew, along with newcomers Chef Ryan McKeown and Bosun Jamie Sayed.
Episodes of Below Deck Down Under are available to stream on Hayu in Australia and on Peacock in the US.
She currently has an asking price of $310,000 for a 7-day charter all year round.
A luxury yacht charter around Australia is a truly unforgettable experience that doesn’t disappoint. With over 50,000km of coastline linked by more than 10,000 beaches boasting world-class marinas and ports, choice and diversity is a strong theme of any magnificent yacht charter adventure Down Under.
To find out more about chartering in the region, check out our Australia yacht charter guide for more information. For some inspiration, check out our sample itineraries handpicked by experts with in-depth knowledge of the region.
If you’d like to learn more about chartering the superyacht KERI LEE III, please contact a recommended yacht charter broker.