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Shellfish busts trio to face Court

Two men and a woman from Werribee (Vic) were arrested by Fisheries Officers at Cape Schanck earlier this month for allegedly taking more than 1,100 shellfish from the intertidal zone.…

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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…

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Changes to laws about children on PWCs

Persons aged under 16 are no longer able to obtain a personal watercraft (PWC), also known as a jet ski, endorsement on their restricted marine licence in Victoria. Peter Corcoran,…

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Volvo Ocean Race en route to Melbourne

With the current leader in the Volvo Ocean Race, MAPFRE, a little over 1,000 nautical miles away, Melbourne is looking forward to welcoming the fleet for the Volvo Ocean Race…

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Marine precinct factory spaces for lease

The Yaringa Boat Harbour Marine Services Precinct on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula has factories spaces for lease ranging from 72m2 to 500m2. The unique facility allows for boats up to 50…

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Clean Marina Accreditation for Royal Geelong

Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has been awarded International Clean Marina accreditation level 3. The environmental accreditation provides participating Clubs and marinas with a template for environmental best practice.  Marina…

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Safety inspections on Yarra River ferries

Marine safety inspectors have been conducting safety and compliance checks on passenger ferries that operate on  the Yarra River, in response to a recent spate of incidents  reported to Maritime…

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Damen dredger sailing to Gippsland

A Damen Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) 650 has successfully completed sea trials in Shanghai and is now underway to new owner, Gippsland Ports (Vic) in Australia on her own…

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Honda’s new Power Generation

The 2017 Melbourne International Boat Show marked the global debut for the BF75, BF80, BF90 & BF100 and the Australian debut of the new BF40 & BF50 Honda Marine Outboards with…

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Royal Geelong named best in Victoria

The Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has been crowned Victoria’s best after winning not one – but two major categories at the annual Victorian Sailing Awards. The Club took out…

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