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Propspeed Partners with New Distributors in Australia

March 12, 2020

Auckland, New Zealand – Propspeed, leading innovator of underwater coatings, announced today it will be represented by two well-known and respected distributors in Australia – Sam Allen Wholesale and All Marine Spares. These strategic partnerships will increase accessibility for Propspeed’s award-winning product line to this…

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America’s Cup at RPAYC

America’s Cup at RPAYC

March 11, 2020

America’s Cup is heading to the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club (RPAYC) is pleased to announce the famous ‘Auld Mug’, the America’s Cup, is headed across the Tasman Sea to the Club in March for…

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Maverick cleans up in ORCV’s King Island Race

Maverick cleans up in ORCV’s King Island Race

March 11, 2020

Maverick cleans up in ORCV’s King Island Race Sailing Maverick double-handed, Rod Smallman and Tom Vaughan have cleaned up in the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria’s 48th Melbourne to King Island Yacht Race, taking out IRC, PHS and Double-Handed divisions and capping off with…

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Mooring audit to keep NSW waterways safe

Mooring audit to keep NSW waterways safe

March 10, 2020

NSW Maritime is continuing the mooring audit program across NSW to safeguard the marine environment, increase mooring compliance and improve safety for boaters. NSW Maritime Acting Executive Director Alex Barrell said the ultimate goal of the program, which starts this week, is to improve…

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Sydney Harbour Regatta trophy spoils divvied up

Sydney Harbour Regatta trophy spoils divvied up

March 9, 2020

More than 20 clubs from two Australian states and Hong Kong made up 19 divisions for the 15th Sydney Harbour Regatta conducted by Middle Harbour Yacht Club (MHYC) with the cooperation of key Sydney clubs and a host of volunteers. Results are final and…

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Marina Industries Association Announces New CEO

March 6, 2020

MIA Chairman Andrew Chapman and new CEO Suzanne Davies The Marina Industries Association (MIA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Suzanne Davies as the next CEO of the MIA. After a thorough recruitment process Suzanne was selected based on her high-level business and…

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Sydney Heritage Fleet Annual Gala Dinner

Sydney Heritage Fleet Annual Gala Dinner

March 4, 2020

An important event on the Sydney Heritage Fleet calendar is its annual Gala Dinner and this year it is being held on Thursday 18th June at the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron, Kirribilli. In addition to operating a Fleet of nine unique…

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Tanilba Bay Big Boat Regatta

Tanilba Bay Big Boat Regatta

March 4, 2020

Good racing conditions for Tanilba Bay’s Big Boat Regatta saw 30 boats on the waters of Port Stephens over the weekend of 15th and 16th February. Crews travelled from Canberra, Queens Lake, Palm Beach, Kurnell, Wallerawang, Sydney Harbour, Toukley and Mannering Park and enjoyed…

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New Date… Same Iconic Race

New Date… Same Iconic Race

March 3, 2020

Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race – Organised by RPAYC The RPAYC announces a new date for the Club Marine Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race. In the heyday of offshore racing on the East Coast of Australia, the…

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Entry open for Airlie Beach Race Week 2020

Entry open for Airlie Beach Race Week 2020

March 3, 2020

Entry for the Whitsunday Airlie Beach Festival of Sailing opened on 1 March, 2020 and can be found online, along with Notice of Race, easily found on the Home page of the official Whitsunday Sailing Club (WSC) race website. The Whitsunday Sailing…

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Rio silver medallists selected to Tokyo Olympic team

Rio silver medallists selected to Tokyo Olympic team

March 3, 2020

Nacra 17 sailors Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have been announced as the latest selections to Australia’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic sailing team. “I’m excited but also relieved we get the opportunity to fight for a gold medal,” 28-year-old Darmanin said. “We’ve been working really…