AFLOAT Daily News

FLIR Announces Raymarine Quantum 2 CHIRP Radar with Doppler Technology  19-Feb-2018
Doppler Enhanced Radar Imagery Delivers Improved Awareness and Safer Navigation

Raymarine LightHouse 3.3 Now Available  16-Feb-2018
Big news for Raymarine users of all stripes! Raymarine is proud to announce the release of Lighthouse 3.3 software, which not only offers increased functionality for Axiom and Axiom Pro users, but boaters and anglers using Raymarine eS and gS Series units.

AkzoNobel develops pioneering marine fouling prevention solution based on UV-LED technology  16-Feb-2018
AkzoNobel is to develop a revolutionary fouling prevention technology which uses ultraviolet light-emitting diodes (UV-LED). The pioneering solution - which uses underlying technology developed by Royal Philips - will be applied to underwater surfaces to eliminate fouling growth.

Sailors With Disabilities - Wright of Passage program  16-Feb-2018
The donation of a Herreshoff timber ketch in need of a bucket load of TLC –created the catalyst for Sailors with disABILITIES to seriously consider a long-held dream of building a program “Wright of Passage” that would create career paths for our client base, particularly around young people having difficulty with life for all kinds of reasons.

Aurora Boat Care Products Now Available in Australia  15-Feb-2018
Richard Kittar, president of Aurora Marine Industries Inc., is pleased to announce the appointment of MRD Lifestyle based in Arundel Queensland, as their new Australian Master Distributors for Aurora Boat Care Products.

Nebo Sponsors the 2018 Club Marine Geographe Bay Race Week  13-Feb-2018
Nebo is honoured to be an official sponsor of the 2018 Club Marine Geographe Bay Race Week which runs from 18-23 February on the pristine waters of Geographe Bay in Busselton Western Australia. Club Marine Geographe Bay Race Week is Western Australia's premier yachting regatta and a much anticipated event among the Yachting fraternity. Competitors, spectators, family and friends come together to enjoy the festival atmosphere of the event’s on-water and off-water schedule.

SoftGaff AccuMat – precision fish measurement  12-Feb-2018
SoftGaff’s AccuMat™ is the world’s most accurate fish measuring device. Housed in a robust heavy-duty canister, the UV-stabilised non-wrinkle mat has been confirmed for accuracy by precision engineers and is available in both metric and imperial formats.

Don't miss a lively weekend on the harbour
 at the Classic & Wooden Boat Festival  05-Feb-2018
Celebrating the beauty and diversity of Australia’s heritage vessels and their craftspeople, the Australian National Maritime Museum will present the Classic and Wooden Boat Festival from 13-15 April 2018 in Sydney’s iconic Darling Harbour.

2018 Sydney Harbour Regatta Entry open - fabulous prizes to be won  01-Feb-2018
Entry is open for Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s 13th Sydney Harbour Regatta and competitors will have an opportunity to win the grand prize – a return trip for two to Auckland inclusive of a $500 accommodation voucher courtesy of Air New Zealand.

Classic & colourful – the 175th anniversary Festival of Sails comes to an end  30-Jan-2018
Twenty different divisions contested the 175th anniversary Festival of Sails, from tiny single-handed junior Optimists to classic boat winners crewed by just two, through to professional teams of up to 15 aboard the latest ocean-going weapons.


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