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Adventures Afloat

Cavorting in Catamarans in Croatia

Cavorting in Catamarans in Croatia

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

Whitsunday Islands

Whitsunday Islands

A 1400 nautical mile, 14 day ‘Aussie Adventure’  for Californian’s Jeff and Robin Lyall aboard their brand new Maritimo M59 cruising motor yacht was the culmination of a year and…

Wilderness Escape to Port Davey

Wilderness Escape to Port Davey

An opportunity to visit the remote south western corner of Tasmania is an experience not to be missed writes Peter Webb “Nuh!” said the skipper holding a…

News, Events & Reviews

News
Byford and Hudson crowned 2020 Sydney 38 OD Australian Champions

Byford and Hudson crowned 2020 Sydney 38 OD Australian Champions

February 17, 2020

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) members, Peter Byford and David Hudson, have been crowned the 2020 Sydney 38 One-Design…

Event

Queensland State Jubilee Championship

February 14, 2020

Jubilee one-design yachts The Tingira Boat Club based on Macleay Island will host a Queensland State Championship for the Jubilee…

Event
Port Hacking Putters Regatta

Port Hacking Putters Regatta

February 13, 2020

Over 50 Putt-Putt, Classic and Wooden vessels gathered in February to celebrate the history of boating on Port Hacking and help raise…

News
Australian National Maritime Museum launches Encounters 2020 – perspectives from ship and the shore

Australian National Maritime Museum launches Encounters 2020 – perspectives from ship and the shore

February 13, 2020

Program to mark 250 years since Cook’s 1770 voyage to the Pacific Main photo: HMB Endeavour under…

Products & Industry

The Anchorage Marina, now the Nautical Jewel of Port Stephens after Luxury Refurbishments

The Anchorage Marina, now the Nautical Jewel of Port Stephens after Luxury Refurbishments

Newly completed works at The Anchorage Marina in Corlette, Port Stephens, have transformed the entire facility, creating a luxury marina…

GraysOnline & d’Albora partner to create an innovative boat sales marketplace

Australasia’s largest online auction company, and Australia’s largest marina and marine services company have partnered to create a new boat…

Riviera signs on record number of apprentices

Riviera signs on record number of apprentices

Australia’s luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, has welcomed 33 new apprentices this week to its highly respected apprenticeship program, growing…

Breathing Life Into Boats

Breathing Life Into Boats

ATL Composites provides the precision pieces for the latest Roger Hill-designed powercat. From concept to completion, building…

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Our AFLOAT Boat Rosie. Great photo by Timber Wooden Boats.

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Very nice.

Built in 1926 by Watty Ford at Berrys Bay. Restored 2010 by Dave Scarborough at Gloucester.

Great shot, Rosie looks fantastic.