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Stefan launches new Reflex range

Stefan Boating World launched the new range of Reflex Boats at the recent 2018 Brisbane Boat Show with four of the six new models on display at the show. The…

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Positive trend evident in Brisbane

The confidence seen across the country during the boat show season has again been evident during the Brisbane Boat Show. 18,226 visitors attended the event, a 16% increase on the…

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Largest Steber vessel under construction

Steber International has embarked on its most ambitious project to date – an 18.5m (61ft) fisheries research vessel for the Government of Mauritius. This is the largest vessel yet constructed…

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Brisbane Boat Show opens tomorrow

24 – 26 August, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre South Bank   The Brisbane Boat Show commences tomorrow (Friday) at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre South Bank, doors open…

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Free fishing festival at Lake Wendouree

The Victorian Andrews Labor Government will celebrate the opening of the trout season with a free fishing festival on the banks of Lake Wendouree in Ballarat on Saturday, 1 September.…

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Ramp Rage - Boaters call for better deal

A ‘Ramp Rage’ campaign has been launched aimed at getting the Victorian Government to start spending more of the $27 million revenue that it gathers from boat licences and boat…

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Raymarine offers integration with Drones

The new LightHouse 3.6 update for Axiom MFD offers integration with DJI Mavic Pro Drones Delivering a marine electronics industry first, Raymarine Axiom users can now take to the skies…

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Free fishing clinics for kids

The Victorian Labor Government has announced free fishing clinics for kids to help get more youngsters into Victoria’s great outdoors and try their luck at reeling in a catch of…

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Bright future for fishing the Maribyrnong

Melbourne’s Maribyrnong River is set for a boost with an $815,000 three-year project that will improve access for recreational anglers and increase the river’s native fish population. Member for Essendon…

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Sydney International Boat Show opens Thursday

The Southern Hemisphere’s biggest and most comprehensive recreational marine exhibition opens on Thursday (02 August) at the ICC Sydney and Cockle Bay Darling Harbour, and promises to satisfy everyone who…

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Catch & Release fishing comp Grand Final

The Sydney International Boat Show this year plays host to the Grand Final of the Berkley Super Series fishing competition, the premium team-based bream catch-and-release fishing tournament in Australia. The…

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4x4 Outdoors Show, Boating & Fishing Expo

Outdoors industry leader, Dometic, will once again sponsor the always popular Waeco CFX Outback Stage at this year’s National 4×4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo, when it returns to…

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Brisbane Boat Show tickets go on Sale

Tickets are now on sale for Queensland’s most comprehensive boating show. The Brisbane Boat Show runs from the 24th until the 26th of August at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition…

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Revolutionary new App for Salt Water Anglers

mazu, a leading technology and satellite communications company, announced today the launch of the mazu SportFishing app. Giving anglers vital weather and sea state information, and providing powerful communications capabilities…

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Last straw for Abell Point Marina

With over 500 million plastic straws being discarded every day globally and each straw taking up to 450 years to start to degrade, the team at Abell Point Marina felt…

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Sydney Boat Show - One for the entire family

The Sydney International Boat Show presents plenty of activities for the whole family, with entertainment, education, interactive displays and presentations designed to make anyone’s day on the water even better.…

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Operation Rayon nets results

Anglers fishing for Southern Bluefin tuna out of the ports of Portland, Port Fairy, Warrnambool and Apollo Bay in Victoria, were the focus of Operation Rayon, over the recent Queen’s…

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New boat ladder causing national ripples

From Kakadu to Cairns, a Queensland start-up’s breakthrough boat bow access ladder is making life safer for rangers, reef research personnel and  recreational boaters. Founder of Jacob’s Ladder Boating, John…

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Keen Aussie fisher wins $200,000 grand Prize

Keen Melbourne fisherman, Jonathan Couronne went to Auckland especially to see the Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show and to check out the popular Kiwi-built Surtees trailer boats built by Kawerau-based…

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