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Erick Hyland, Edencraft Boats & the Whitepointer 243L


Erick Hyland

Whitepointer Marines Production Manager Erick Hyland has a long history in the boat building industry.

He was the instigator and head boat builder for Edencraft at its inception in Eden NSW in 1988 to the late 1990’s.

Erick also being an Abalone diver has intamate knowledge of the needs of commercial fisherman and abalone divers.



Every aspect of the 263 Whitepointer is either built or overseen by Erick, all of our boats are built to either 2C or 3C survey specifications liasing with Marine Safety Victoria (MSV) and AMSA.

These boats are built for serious fisherman or commercial operators in mind, with Erick’s boat building skills each boat can be built to suit individual needs.


By using the latest composite materials from the USA and Erick’s skills in laminate and stringer design the 243 has the highest horsepower rating of any boat in this category from independent analysis the 243 is rated at 700HP.