AFLOAT Daily News

Major Tasmanian marina redevelopment now commenced  26-Jun-2018
“In water” construction at the much anticipated new Margate Marina at Barretta south of Hobart has now started with the installation of the first piers and floating pontoons.

Sydney International Boat Show Tickets Now On Sale  26-Jun-2018
Tickets are now on sale for the southern hemisphere’s largest and most comprehensive boating show. The world-famous Sydney International Boat Show runs from the 2nd until the 6th of August at the International Convention Centre, Sydney and the adjoining purpose-built marina on Cockle Bay at Darling Harbour.

Empire Marina Bobbin awarded 5 Gold Anchor Platinum status  25-Jun-2018
Empire Marina Bobbin Head (EMBH) in Sydney has been awarded Platinum accreditation under the Global Gold Anchor Scheme. This is the highest possible level of Gold Anchor accreditation. The marina is the first marina in Australia to be platinum accredited and is only one of three in the world accredited to date at this level.

Sydney based trout fishers warned about dangers associated with very low water levels of alpine lakes  22-Jun-2018
An SOS has gone out to city based trout fisherman as the winter fishing season ramps up, coinciding with extremely low water levels at NSW alpine lakes, particularly Eucumbene and Jindabyne.

Flagstaff Marine Showcase Best Ever Beneteau Display at Sydney International Boat Show 2018  22-Jun-2018
Flagstaff Marine are proud to showcase their best ever display of Beneteau luxury motor and sailing yachts at this year’s Sydney International Boat Show. The 2018 line-up includes the world premiere of Beneteau’s NEW Oceanis 46.1, three Australian premieres, including the NEW Oceanis 51.1, the powerful and reliable Swift Trawler 35 and Italian designed Gran Turismo 50. The impressive line-up is completed by the only Oceanis 41.1P in Australia, the stylish Gran Turismo 40 and Beneteau’s Italian influenced luxury cruiser, Monte Carlo 5.

Online Skipper Course  21-Jun-2018
Do you have a boat that should be very capable of coastal adventures, but find you are not actually going on them? In the age of YouTube and online forums, it is challenging to filter through the mountains of information available to find what is of value and how to implement it on your boat.

Multihull Solutions to unveil award-winning catamarans at SIBS  21-Jun-2018
Multihull Solutions is looking to follow up on its record-breaking success at last year’s Sydney International Boat Show when it showcases two of the world’s finest catamarans at the 2018 event from 2-6 August.

Nebo announces key new features for popular boating app  20-Jun-2018
Responding to feedback from users globally, the popular boating app NEBO has released a host of new features aiming to build a safer and more connected global boating community.

Sydney International Boat Show returns to the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney  19-Jun-2018
The Sydney International Boat Show returns to the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney and Cockle Bay from the 2nd until the 6th of August 2018. The show, being the largest recreational boat show in the southern hemisphere, fills the entire exhibition space available at the ICC, as well as the show’s purpose-built marina on Cockle Bay.

ATL Composites sponsors WEST SYSTEM products to build a Haven 12.5  14-Jun-2018
In February of 2019, the North West School of Wooden Boat Building (NWSWB) will showcase a Haven 12.5 at The MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival in Hobart, Tasmania. ATL Composites is proud to support this project, by kindly sponsoring WEST SYSTEM products for the build. The project is expected to generate a huge amount of interest locally and in North America.






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