.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

Directory Index

Free Marine Newsletter

Weather & Tides

 

Web Cameras

 

Shipmate News

  {1}    2    3    4    5   Next >
  • R & R Kimberly Adventure

     

    April 25 2014

    Princess Owners, Robert and Rose Unger are currently 8 weeks into a once-in-a-lifetime adventure cruising from Melbourne to Broome in their 72' Pricess Motor Yacht, a cruise that will take them seven months. Having recently arrived safely at ...

    Read more
  • Float your Boat - Pontoomns a hit with families and entertainers

     

    April 25 2014

    The ideal option for exploring river reaches, Gold Coast canals, lakes, bays and inland waters, pontoon boats are enjoying a rise in popularity, thanks to their affordable, stable and social natures. “They’re like a lounge room on the ...

    Read more
  • Maritimo opens facility in USA

     

    April 25 2014

    In an effort to cater for ever growing demand and interest in its range of luxury vessels, Australia’s Maritimo has just opened a company owned, fully staffed dealer support and direct sales centre in Fort Lauderdale. The Maritimo centre ...

    Read more
  • Laughing all the way to Hamilton Island Race Week

     

    April 25 2014

    Ha Ha – an 18.8 metre luxury catamaran – looks almost too good to race, but that is exactly what the owner, Christian Ainsworth, is planning to do at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week in August. After cruising for 8000 nautical miles over ...

    Read more
  • Beneteau spirit on display in Queensland

     

    April 25 2014

    Beneteau, the worlds leading yacht builder, has a meticulous approach to selecting Dealers to represent their brand. A prime example of this is the French brands exclusive Queensland Dealer, Spirit Marine. Headed by accomplished sailors Lee Randall ...

    Read more
  • Call for Victorian boating infrastructure feedback

     

    April 24 2014

    BIAV President Paul Benjamin today called for recreational boater and marine industry feedback on ideas for improving Victoria’s recreational boating infrastructure and priority boating infrastructure projects. “I urge all industry ...

    Read more
  • Australia Week in China coincides with boat show

     

    April 24 2014

    From April 11th – 14th China played host to the 19th annual Shanghai Boat show at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre. With over 550 exhibitors, a newly added ‘on the water’ facility and 48,000m2 of exhibitor ...

    Read more
  • Brisbane Tinnie & Tackle Show a huge success

     

    April 14 2014

    Brisbane's premier annual boating, fishing, camping, four-wheel-driving and outdoors lifestyle exhibition was an outstanding success last weekend. With its renewed focus on family-friendly attractions and exhibitions, the 2014 Brisbane Tinnie ...

    Read more
  • SCIBS VIP Lounge bigger and better

     

    April 14 2014

    Following on from its successful debut in 2013, the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show team will expand its exclusive VIP Lounge concept at the Boat Show in May.   Catering to visitors seeking the premium experience with ‘access all ...

    Read more
  • Gold Anchor accreditation for two Australian marinas

     

    April 14 2014

    The Marina Industries Association (MIA) is pleased to announce that Gladesville Bridge Marina in New South Wales and Queensland’s Runaway Bay Marina have been recognised under the International MIA Gold Anchor General Scheme. The ...

    Read more
  • Fishermen ordered to forfeit boat and gear

     

    April 14 2014

    Two fishermen who used illegal set-lines in the Broken Creek, near Picola (Vic) , were fined and ordered to forfeit their boat and fishing equipment in the Echuca Magistrates’ Court earlier this month. The two fishermen pleaded guilty to a ...

    Read more
  • Marine15 First Keynote Speaker Announced

     

    April 14 2014

    The Committee for Marine15 International Conference and Trade Exhibition has announced the first keynote speaker for the event 3-5 May 2015.  Organising Committee Chair Jeff d’Albora said he was particularly pleased to have secured Bill ...

    Read more
  • Mercury’s new Verado 200hp Pro FourStroke delivers more

     

    April 14 2014

    Mercury’s unmatched line-up of unbeatable FourStroke outboards has another star, with the release of the new Verado 200hp Pro FourStroke. The engine – the third in the Verado Pro FourStroke family – has been designed and built to ...

    Read more
  • 2014 BIA Melbourne Boat Show

     

    April 14 2014

    This years’ Boating Industry Association of Victoria’s (BIA) Melbourne Boat Show will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) from 12 -16 June 2014. Melbourne's biggest boat dealers are getting together ...

    Read more
  • YV welcomes OTB Marine as Official Chandlery Partner

     

    April 14 2014

    Yachting Victoria is very pleased to announce an exciting new partnership with OTB Marine. OTB Marine, one of Melbourne’s largest sailing gear shops has been appointed as Yachting Victoria’s Official Chandlery Partner. This exciting ...

    Read more
  • Abell Point Yacht Club Welcomes Revival

     

    April 14 2014

    In conjunction with the launch of the revitalised Abell Point Marina brand, the marina has announced it will throw support behind the Abell Point Yacht Club (APYC) as part of the vision to create a destination marina. With the multi-million dollar ...

    Read more
  • Riviera's festival of Boating prepares for its cirquetacular event

     

    April 04 2014

    The 3rd annual Riviera Festival of Boating will present a cirquetacular line up of social events held over four days from May 22 to 25 that will bring a sparkle to festival goers day and light up their night with a feast of world-class ...

    Read more
  • Dates announced for ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne 2014

     

    April 02 2014

    Yachting Victoria has announced the dates for the 2014 Australian leg of the ISAF Sailing World Cup. The ISAF Sailing World Cup - Melbourne, which is the second regatta of the 2014-2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup series, will run out of the world ...

    Read more
  • Boating incident survivors aided by distress beacons

     

    April 02 2014

    Transport Safety Victoria (TSV) says that the recent rescue of four men after their yacht sank in Bass Strait off Mallacoota highlights the importance of having a distress beacon when heading out on the water. The four men were rescued from their ...

    Read more
  • Australian Sailing Youth Team tune up for Sail Brisbane

     

    April 02 2014

    Sail Brisbane’s budding entry list for kiteboards and single, double and triple handed dinghies has drawn competitors from Australia, New Zealand and Germany. Now firmly established at Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron over the Easter long ...

    Read more
  {1}    2    3    4    5   Next >

Featured

  

Featured Videos

Daredevil Alex Thomson walks the mast of a 60 footer. Don't try this at home

In 1968 Ferruccio Lamborghini ordered a new Riva Aquarama. This Aquarama was fitted with a pair of Lamborghini V12's creating a unique Riva Aquarama which was recently stunningly fully restored.



Matt Belcher, Australia’s America’s Cup team skipper, ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year, Olympic Gold Medallist and Wyndham Harbour’s ambassador and consultant, talks about what will be Victoria’s largest marina.