AFLOAT Daily News

Nathan Outteridge crowned Moth World Champion  28-Jul-2014
Australian Sailing Team’ Olympic Champion Nathan Outteridge (NSW) won the International Moth World Championships at Hayling Island Sailing Club in the UK last night.

Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht: Celestial in box seat  28-Jul-2014
Sam Haynes has sailed his Rogers 46, Celestial, to what looks to be an unassailable position to win the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race this morning.

Barnaclerid celebrates 6 years of electronic antifouling  22-Jul-2014
Barnaclerid celebrated 6 years of electronic antifouling in June. A big thank you to our hundreds of satisfied clients, customers and agents both here in Australia and world wide for your continued support.

Sydney Harbour Welcomes Premium Boat Storage  22-Jul-2014
At long last Sydney Harbour can now boast a new client friendly boat storage and light maintenance facility with the opening of Sydney Harbour Boat Storage. Sydney Harbour Boat Storage, located at White Bay 6 next to the new cruise ship passenger terminal, can house boats from 18-35 feet on external or undercover dry stacks. Plus hard stand storage for boats up to 80 feet.

New Southerly 535 by Dubois Just Launched  22-Jul-2014
Following the global success of the Southerly 57RS, Superyacht designers, Dubois Naval Architects have been commissioned to work alongside the Southerly design team, to create the stunning new 535. Innovative design, powerful sailing performance, superior build quality and luxurious accommodation are all hallmarks of the New Southerly 535.

Treasure trove of working harbour images unearthed  21-Jul-2014
Thousands of never-before-published photographs capturing Sydney’s working harbour since the 1850s have been donated to the City of Sydney’s Archives by a man who has spent a lifetime collecting them. Graeme Andrews OAM began taking and collecting photographs of Sydney’s ferries at the age of 17, but his passion grew to embrace everything on and around the water, until he had around 100,000 photographs stored at his home.

Four top ten finishes for Australian Sailing Youth Team at ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship  21-Jul-2014
After five days of racing at the 2014 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship in Tavira Portugal, four out of eight Australian Sailing Youth Team crews finished in the top ten of their fleet. For ten out of the young team of twelve athletes, it was the Youth Worlds debut for Australia in Portugal.

41st Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht Race start date announced  21-Jul-2014
The Gosford Sailing Club has announced a start date for the 2015 Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht Race as Saturday March 28.

Ocean Alexander Announces Debut of New 100’ Motoryacht  18-Jul-2014
Ocean Alexander announced the planned debut for the new Ocean Alexander 100 Motoryacht at the 2014 Ft, Lauderdale International Boat Show.

Raymarine Unveils SideVision™ Sonar and IP Video Camera Technologies  17-Jul-2014
In a continuing effort to provide fishermen and boaters with the tools they need for success on the water, Raymarine is announcing two new technology options for its LightHouse II powered line of multifunction displays. The new CP200 SideVision™ sonar module expands anglers’ underwater horizons with crystal-clear CHIRP side-scanning sonar and the new CAM200IP marine video camera brings high definition video monitoring to Raymarine multifunction displays.

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