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The not-so-great divide

The not-so-great divide

David Salter ponders the development that has changed how we acknowledge performance in the sport of offshore racing.  There…

The Spirit of Sailing and The Sea

The Spirit of Sailing and The Sea

A collection of interesting and evocative quotes compiled by David Salter This glorious unpredictability of sailing David…

Busy time ahead for Noakesailing Team

Busy time ahead for Noakesailing Team

The next three months will be a busy time for the Noakesailing 18ft Skiff Racing team as crew members prepare…

News, Events & Reviews

Event
Airlie Beach Race Week 2021 entries open

Airlie Beach Race Week 2021 entries open

March 2, 2021

Entry to Airlie Beach Race Week 2021 is open and organisers at Whitsunday Sailing Club (WSC) are confident of large…

Event
Australian Wooden Boat Festival Maritime Trail

Australian Wooden Boat Festival Maritime Trail

March 1, 2021

Unique ‘Behind-The Scenes’ Wooden Boat Opportunity Jay Lawry of Wilson’s Boat Yard, Abels Bay The Australian Wooden…

News
Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli win the Prada Cup

Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli win the Prada Cup

February 22, 2021

21st February 2021  The G.H. Mumm Champagne was flowing for Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli who sailed to victory today in the…

News
18ft Skiffs Australian Championship, Race 9

18ft Skiffs Australian Championship, Race 9

February 22, 2021

The defending Australian 18ft Skiff champion tech2 team of Jack Macartney, Charlie Wyatt and Lewis Brake retained the title when…

Adventures Afloat

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…

Clarence River Adventure by Canoe

Clarence River Adventure by Canoe

At the start of last year, I typed up my New Year’s resolutions, and mid way down the list wrote “To go on an ‘adventure’ of the 2004 – 2008…

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