Marine Industry News

00

Brace yourself for the Hurricane

Versatility, safety and family fun are just some of the reasons Aussies will be blown away by the award-winning, US-built, fibreglass-hulled Hurricane pontoon boats poised to touchdown in mid-January. Brett…

Read More
+
00

Proposed wakeboard ban on Murray an issue

A proposed ban on wakeboarding on the Murray River between Bundalong and Corowa could lead to detrimental economic losses for the region. Concerns has been raised by the Boating Industry…

Read More
+
Click here to list your business in the Shipmate Marine Directory today!
00

Club Marine launches new website

Club Marine, Australia’s leading provider of recreational boat insurance, has launched an all-new website with a crisp, mobile-friendly design and a raft of exciting new features designed to inform, entertain…

Read More
+
00

Rivergate amongst top 3 world wide

Rivergate Marina & Shipyard is ranked third in the world on Boat International’s Refit Crew list of the top international yards to undertake superyacht refit work, topping its nearest Aussie…

Read More
+
00

Sunseeker ExCels at London Boat Show

Sunseeker International, Britain’s biggest boat builder, has excitedly announced its full line up of luxury motor yachts that will be on display at the upcoming London Boat Show which starts…

Read More
+
00

Hudson Power Cats set up HQ downunder

Hudson Power Cats (HPC) and HH Carbon sail catamarans have joined the line-up at the Catamaran Company, located within The Boat Works in the Coomera marine precinct – making this…

Read More
+
00

All the stars are aligned for Maritimo

Iconic Australian luxury cruiser manufacturer, Maritimo is finishing 2017 riding the wave of another successful year. Increased brand awareness internationally, a re-discovered X-factor with its new range of stylish long-range…

Read More
+
00

Riviera returns to SCIBS

Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) organisers have proudly announced that luxury motor yacht builder Riviera will be returning to the southern hemisphere’s most highly anticipated marine event for its…

Read More
+
00

Wild Oats double for Sydney to Hobart

Followers of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race might think they are seeing double when the 628 nautical mile classic starts on Sydney Harbour on Boxing Day. The reason for…

Read More
+
00

34th Four Peaks Race is back for 2018

Asia’s ultimate sailing and peak running challenge—the Beneteau Four Peaks Race—will stage a grand comeback on February 3rd 2018 for its 34th edition. Each year, this iconic sailing adventure in…

Read More
+
00

Melbourne Boat Sales is on the Move

After 10 years at New Quay Docklands, well known boat brokerage, Melbourne Boat Sales is sailing across the Yarra River to their new home at Victoria Harbour. The relocation will…

Read More
+
00

Murray Cod season opens Friday

Thousands of keen freshwater anglers are eagerly awaiting the season opening for Murray cod this Friday the 1st of December. Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) CEO Travis Dowling said angling for…

Read More
+
00

AIMEX search for new CEO

The Australian Marine Export Group (AIMEX) is the peak body for the Australian Marine Export, Superyacht and Commercial Marine industry. They are currently looking for a new CEO who will…

Read More
+
00

Big Angry Fish - landing soon

The latest series of Big Angry Fish will hit Australian TV screens on 9 December – and this time there’s an Aussie aboard. Series 6 of the New Zealand-made show,…

Read More
+
00

SuperFoiler secure World Beaters

The world’s best sailors will line-up on Australian waters for the first season of the SuperFoiler Grand Prix circuit. Home-grown America’s Cup winner Glenn Ashby (Emirates Team New Zealand) has…

Read More
+
00

Steve Walker appointed CEO of BIAV

BIAV President, Mark Crockford announced today the appointment of Steve Walker as the new CEO of the BIAV commencing in January 2018. Steve’s experience encompasses significant involvement with all aspects…

Read More
+
00

AIMEX releases Marine Export Directory

The 2018 Australian Marine Export Industry Directory was successfully launched at the world’s largest marine trade exhibition METSTRADE in Amstewrdam, on November 14th. Following the success of the 2017 publication,…

Read More
+
00

Abell Point wins gold at Tourism Awards

The 2017 Queensland Tourism Awards held this weekend saw Abell Point Marina awarded gold for Major Tourist Attraction, above some very well-known Queensland operators. The final award category of the…

Read More
+
00

Danger and Bomber present The Last Cast

Club Marine has proudly announced its support for AFL big fish Patrick Dangerfield and fishing identity Bomber Farrell as they venture into some of the country’s best fishing waters off…

Read More
+
00

Maritimo a winner at the Melbourne Cup

Rekindling may have taken the 2017 Melbourne Cup but there’s no doubt that all the talk at Flemington during Cup Week, was about the sleek, Maritimo S59 cruising motor yacht…

Read More
+