Rock and Roll in the Roaring Forties

Dagmar Aaen on her “Ocean Change” Expeditions by Arved Fuchs. Seen here on the way from Ushuaia, Argentina to Piriapolis in Uruguay. Footage by Arved Fuchs, Felix Hellmann and Heimir Harðarson. Edited onboard Dagmar Aaen by Heimir Harðarson.

Don’t have the foggiest idea? Here are some tips!

Foggy conditions like this morning in Sydney can make boating more challenging but there are a few things you can do to remain safe on the water. NSW Maritime Executive Director Mark Hutchings said skippers should turn on navigation lights when operating in low…

Discover Sailing at Concord Ryde Sailing Club

The annual FREE Discover Sailing Day, which  offers the experienced and beginner alike the opportunity to try life under sail, is scheduled for Sunday 27th October(10am-3.00pm) with selected clubs in both Sydney and regional areas taking part. You’ll have the option to go out for a…

Professional Marine Volunteers Wanted

Imagine living on an isolated island where a health post has been constructed, but is sitting empty waiting to be equipped and furnished. Now imagine being the person responsible for helping to deliver adequate medical equipment and sufficient medication to open that health post!…

LOTS of courage, competition and camaraderie

Madi Kornman, just 21 and skipper of the all female crew racing Zig Zag, steeled her nerves, called for the spinnaker hoist and beheld a most satisfying sight as the red kite unfurled and set. “I had been too nervous to fly the kite…

Nabbed at night — cover of darkness no match for surveillance

Shared intelligence, night-time radar technology and careful planning led to a covert commercial illegal fishing activity being exposed in the central Queensland region. The Rockhampton Magistrate Court recently convicted and fined the commercial operator $10,000 after he pleaded guilty to fishing in the no-take…

Middle Harbour Yacht Club retains the Waitangi Cup

Middle Harbour Yacht Club retains the Waitangi Cup! The Waitangi Cup is a longstanding annual challenge that takes place between Middle Harbour Yacht Club and the combined clubs on Port Phillip, Victoria. The format is; The host state provides six one design Adams…