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Ultims Oz Visit

Ultims Oz Visit

The Ultim class of 105 foot trimarans are the true monsters of the deep ocean, reports Kevin Green. To…

The Hobart Start of 2023

The Hobart Start of 2023

by Shue Z As Shue’s plan to do the Hobart Race this year fell apart due to various reasons, She…

Australian 12ft Cadet Dinghy 100th Anniversary Regatta

Australian 12ft Cadet Dinghy 100th Anniversary Regatta

Main photo: Strong north west winds and relatively flat sea make for a quick run from the top mark, having…

News, Events & Reviews

Event
First entries in for 32nd Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta

First entries in for 32nd Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta

April 10, 2024

Main photo: Monica Jones and her Sequel crew on a run last year. Photo by Andrea Francolini / AWKR…

Event
Sail Port Stephens attracts biggest and best ever fleet

Sail Port Stephens attracts biggest and best ever fleet

April 10, 2024

Just when it looked like the Sail Port Stephens Passage Series couldn’t grow any further, the iconic regatta has once…

Event
2024 Around French Island Catamaran Challenge

2024 Around French Island Catamaran Challenge

April 10, 2024

Well, the 2024 Around French Island Race has been run and won! The event ran extremely well, and we were…

Product & Industry
Superyacht Australia hosts Ultimate Endless Summer Crew Party of the Year

Superyacht Australia hosts Ultimate Endless Summer Crew Party of the Year

April 10, 2024

Main photo: Endless Summer Party Sponsors Mackay Marina. Photo by Salty Dingo Superyacht Australia has retained the reigns of…

Adventures Afloat

Sailing in Maine – a cruiser’s paradise

Sailing in Maine – a cruiser’s paradise

Main photo: Wooden Boat School campus setting at Brooklyn with myriad of islands on this Atlantic seaboard in the far north-east of the United States of America. Few places in…

Chartering a Catamaran in Croatia

Chartering a Catamaran in Croatia

Chartering a catamaran in Croatia is the holiday of a lifetime … but when your own boat is a 26ft monohull and the charter yacht is 45ft…

Adrift in Caledonia

Adrift in Caledonia

Northerly winds dictated the route of our week’s cruise around the Inner Hebrides, so with full sail up on our Contessa 32 we headed south along the rock strewn coasts…

Sailing in Greece – the Perfect Family Holiday

Sailing in Greece – the Perfect Family Holiday

“Can I steer please?” This is a popular saying over the course of our family holiday. That or “Can you pour me a G&T?” After all, there is…

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AFLOAT Magazine

April issue of AFLOAT out now! ⚓️

Drift into April 2024 AFLOAT as we head south where David Salter takes us to the hidden gem of Port Huon. 
Lost in a storm 120 years ago the wreck of the SS Nemesis has now been found and studied, Bruce Stannard relates the story in ‘The Cruel Sea’. 
Head over to Europe with Kevin Green and explore the Mediterranean coasts of France and Spain. 
Follow the remarkable tale of the First Circumnavigation of the World by Magellan as told by Kevin Green … and loads more! 🌊⛵️🛥

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April issue of AFLOAT out now! ⚓️

Drift into April 2024 AFLOAT as we head south where David Salter takes us to the hidden gem of Port Huon. 
Lost in a storm 120 years ago the wreck of the SS Nemesis has now been found and studied, Bruce Stannard relates the story in ‘The Cruel Sea’. 
Head over to Europe with Kevin Green and explore the Mediterranean coasts of France and Spain. 
Follow the remarkable tale of the First Circumnavigation of the World by Magellan as told by Kevin Green … and loads more! 🌊⛵️🛥

#priceless #afloat #afloatmagazine #yachtingmagazine #boatingmagazine #yachtlife #boating #boatinglife
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AFLOAT Magazine

March issue of AFLOAT out now! ⚓️

Sail into March 2024 Afloat and catch up with Capt Liz as she lives the dream but still battles with her yacht’s engine. Then it’s Calm Water Cruising with Bruce Stannard aboard the graceful Gaff Rig Ketch Kerrawyn. Come sailing with Ian Kirk on Moreton Bay - an ideal place for cruising and camping in dinghies. Ever wondered what it’s like to work on a Cruise Ship? Kevin Green talks to Sue Yates about her work as a Cruise Operations Manager … and loads more! 🌊⛵️🛥

#priceless #afloat #afloatmagazine #yachtingmagazine #boatingmagazine #yachtlife #boating #boatinglife
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March issue of AFLOAT out now! ⚓️

Sail into March 2024 Afloat and catch up with Capt Liz as she lives the dream but still battles with her yacht’s engine. Then it’s Calm Water Cruising with Bruce Stannard aboard the graceful Gaff Rig Ketch Kerrawyn. Come sailing with Ian Kirk on Moreton Bay - an ideal place for cruising and camping in dinghies. Ever wondered what it’s like to work on a Cruise Ship? Kevin Green talks to Sue Yates about her work as a Cruise Operations Manager … and loads more! 🌊⛵️🛥

#priceless #afloat #afloatmagazine #yachtingmagazine #boatingmagazine #yachtlife #boating #boatinglife