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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
America’s Cup Blurs The Lines Between Virtual And Physical With Debut Esports Season

America’s Cup Blurs The Lines Between Virtual And Physical With Debut Esports Season

July 11, 2024

Champions will get a slice of an impressive €50,000 prize pool and the chance to race a real AC40 yacht…

News
ATL Composites Helps Reef Design Labs Restore Reefs

ATL Composites Helps Reef Design Labs Restore Reefs

July 11, 2024

Rebuilding reefs is a specialist area of conservation, and one that Reef Design Labs has honed to a fine, sculptural…

News
Marine Rescue Port Stephens Crew Saves Fishermen Stranded 65 Kilometres Offshore

Marine Rescue Port Stephens Crew Saves Fishermen Stranded 65 Kilometres Offshore

July 10, 2024

Two fisherman, stranded on the eastern side of the Continental shelf have been returned safely to shore by volunteers from…

News
Australia’s America’s Cup Campaign Announces WASZP Training Partnership

Australia’s America’s Cup Campaign Announces WASZP Training Partnership

July 10, 2024

Main Photo: Jack-Ferguson | Photo Credit: sailorgirlhq Australia’s America’s Cup campaign for the Unicredit Youth and Puig Women’s regattas in…

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…

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…