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  • Garmin ClearVü™ with CHIRP sonar/chartplotter series

     

    September 15 2014

    Combining advanced HD-ID™ sonar, ClearVü™ scanning sonar and CHIRP technology, Garmin’s fully-networkable GPSMAP 820xs/1020xs series offers a powerful sonar/chartplotter solution that’s equally at home at the helm of a ...

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  • New family fishing comp for Port Stephens

     

    September 15 2014

    The award-winning Soldiers Point Marina in Port Stephens NSW will host a major new family fishing competition with a cash prize pool of $10,000 available for lucky anglers.   Entries are now open for the inaugural Port Stephens Family Fishing ...

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  • Victorian marinas hit with bigger taxes and charges

     

    September 15 2014

    Victorian marinas have the highest lease, tax and payroll costs of marinas in any state of Australia according to independent research commissioned by the Marina Industries Association (MIA). Victorian marinas lease, tax and payroll costs accounted ...

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  • New line-up for VEEM Gyro Stabilizers

     

    September 15 2014

    Well known Australian manufacturer of the popular interceptor propeller VEEM Limited, now announces its new 2014 gyro stabilizer model line-up ahead of this year’s yacht show season. The Gyro will be on display at METS with the VEEM Product ...

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  • Two Nominations for Jeanneau – European Yacht of the Year 2015

     

    September 11 2014

    The most recent addition to Jeanneau’s great line of cruising sailboats, the Sun Odyssey 349, and the new race boat, the Sun Fast 3600, have each been nominated for the much coveted title of “European Yacht Of the Year ...

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  • Entries open for the 2015 Moth World Championships

     

    September 10 2014

    Entries are now open for the 2015 McDougall & McConaghy Moth World Championships, which is being hosted by the Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club between 9-16 January. With Australia’s Nathan Outteridge the reigning World Champion ...

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  • Vic Government invests to improve fishing

     

    September 10 2014

    More than $3.6 million collected from the sale of recreational fishing licences has been allocated by the Victorian Coalition Government to projects that will improve fishing opportunities in lakes, rivers, bays and inlets across the ...

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  • Marine industry unites as one voice to government

     

    September 10 2014

    The Australian Marine Industry Advisory Group was launched today by the partnership of Boating Industries Alliance Australia, Australian Marine Export Group and the Marina Industries Association. Speaking after the launch, BIAA Chairman, Darren ...

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  • Elandra Yachts unveils first boat at glittering party

     

    September 10 2014

    Elandra Yachts celebrated the launch of its first Elandra 53 on Saturday evening with a party for guests and the hard-working Elandra team on Queensland's Gold Coast. The party, on the waterfront at Palazzo Versace in Southport, attracted ...

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  • Maritimo well placed as series nears end

     

    September 10 2014

    Australian luxury cruiser manufacturer Maritimo’s Offshore Racing Team is confident it will finish the year strongly after winning several recent Australian Offshore Superboat Championships despite a set back in Round Five of the series at ...

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  • Honda's new BF80 and BF100 ready to go

     

    September 09 2014

    Honda has unveiled its much-anticipated BF80 and BF100 outboard engines, further reinforcing the brand as a leader in the four-stroke market. The release coincides with Honda Marine’s 50-year anniversary, which is being celebrated throughout ...

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  • Quintrex factory opens its doors to visitors

     

    September 08 2014

    Guided tours of the Quintrex aluminium boat-building factory are back by popular demand for the 2014 Gold Coast International Marine Expo (October 17-19).   The tours – for which numbers are limited – offer a first-hand glimpse of ...

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  • A boat and fishing show for families

     

    September 08 2014

    The Club Marine SA Boat and Fishing Show is encouraging families to get out on the water this summer. The event, held in conjunction with the Adelaide 4WD and Adventure Show, is fast becoming recognised as Adelaide’s biggest outdoor leisure ...

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  • Marina of the Year Awards now open for entry

     

    September 08 2014

    The Marina Industries Association (MIA) with its Awards partner Club Marine Insurance has announced the opening for entries into the 2015-2016 Marina of the Year Awards. These Awards recognise excellence and leadership across the marina industries ...

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  • Outboard engine market looking positive

     

    September 08 2014

    The Marine Industry has had its ups and downs in terms of cyclical sales in recent years. Money became tight and consumers became savers (not spenders) following the Global Financial Crisis (GFC). Also, since then there has been a change in ...

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  • Elandra 53 looks a winner

     

    September 08 2014

    The first million-dollar sport yacht from Elandra Yachts was launched at Coomera on the Gold Coast today. Initial sea trials confirmed the luxurious boat's performance, stability and nimble handling expectations. According to Elandra Yachts ...

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  • Dates set for Audi Hamilton Island 2015

     

    September 08 2014

    In the wake of what many long-time Audi Hamilton Island Race Week participants declared to be “the best ever” regatta in its 31-year history, series organisers have already announced the dates for next year’s event. Audi Hamilton ...

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  • Bring the family to Festival of Boating

     

    September 06 2014

    The Club Marine Mandurah Boat Show is a celebration of everything we love about the WA summer – it’s a Festival of Boating, with fun for the whole family! Show Director Peter Woods said more than 100 exhibitors have already secured ...

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  • Modernised satellite system to assist Aussie boaters in distress

     

    September 05 2014

    The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), in cooperation with Maritime New Zealand (MNZ) has awarded a substantial contract to enhance the regional search and rescue satellite system used to detect emergency distress beacons.   AMSA ...

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  • A partnership of luxury brands

     

    September 05 2014

    One of the world’s most successful, high end audio visual manufacturers, Bang and Olufsen, and Australian luxury cruiser manufacturer, Maritimo, have successfully forged a partnership providing high quality sound and visual package for new boat ...

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