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Features

Adventure Sailing inside the Arctic Circle

Adventure Sailing inside the Arctic Circle

Adventure Sailing inside the Arctic Circle with Raymarine Ambassador, Juho Karhu who seeks recreation and research Clad…

Lieutenant James Cook and HM Bark Endeavour

Lieutenant James Cook and HM Bark Endeavour

Demolishing the myth of Terra Australis Incognita Bruce Stannard continues his tribute to Lieutenant James Cook, Commander…

Naval Meteorological Service reunion

Naval Meteorological Service reunion

Meteorologist Malcolm Riley attends a Naval Meteorological Service reunion in Nowra NSW. It had been 40 years…

News, Events & Reviews

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Crest relaunched at Jervis Bay Maritime Museum

Crest relaunched at Jervis Bay Maritime Museum

April 1, 2020

Crest relaunched at Jervis Bay Maritime Museum – 10th March 2020 In 1987 Crest was pulled up…

News

Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide Boat Shows Cancelled for 2020

March 27, 2020

BIA President Darren Vaux A message from Darren Vaux, President of the Boating Industry Association: The Board and Executive…

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Heaven Can Wait Regatta Posts New Fundraising Record

Heaven Can Wait Regatta Posts New Fundraising Record

March 25, 2020

The Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta (HCW) – organised and run by the Royal Motor yacht Club Toronto, has…

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Port Cygnet Regatta draws the best

Port Cygnet Regatta draws the best

March 25, 2020

Regatta director Jeff Rowe summarises another outstanding weekend at the iconic Port Cygnet Regatta, an event first held…

Adventures Afloat

Weather: Interpret – Adjust – Prepare

Weather: Interpret – Adjust – Prepare

Weather forecasts are never going to be perfect. As mariners, it is our responsibility to interpret, adjust, and prepare. Technology is transforming our reception of weather forecasts. They are improving…

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…

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…

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Were living in strange times and extraordinary circumstances require extraordinary decisions to be made.
 
Sadly we have come to the decision to not print the April issue of Afloat. Its a very difficult decision as it is the first time in over 30 years that we have missed printing an issue But ….

WE WILL PUBLISH the APRIL DIGITAL eMAGAZINE on the Afloat website.

I encourage you (and your friends and family) to go to the Afloat website and sign up for the email Newsletter.
https://www.afloat.com.au/sign-up-to-our-enewsletter/

We wish you, your families and friends, and your workmates well in these trying times. Look after yourselves and we look forward to better days ahead.

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