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Life Cell Marine Wins International Marine Safety Award

Life Cell Marine Wins International Marine Safety Award

June 10, 2020

Life Cell Marine Safety is proud to announce that they were recently awarded the 2019 Maritime Safety Award by The Royal Institution of Naval Architects for their product the Life Cell. Founded in London in 1860, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), is…

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Vendée Globe: Start Approved for 8th November

Vendée Globe: Start Approved for 8th November

June 9, 2020

With five months to go to the start of the Vendée Globe, almost all of the competitors have relaunched their boats and restarted their preparation for the ninth edition. Now is the time to look at some of the details concerning the key steps…

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Intrastate Travel Opens up Australia Wide

Intrastate Travel Opens up Australia Wide

June 5, 2020

At 3pm today Tasmania will join all other States and Territories by allowing intrastate travel and staying overnight which is a boon for recreational and commercial boating. Boating Industry Association President Darren Vaux said the ongoing easing of COVID-19 restrictions was…

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Montenegro removes quarantine for arriving yachts

Montenegro removes quarantine for arriving yachts

June 5, 2020

Porto Montenegro confirmed that, with the fact Montenegro currently has 0 cases of COVID-19 and with no new cases in the last 28 days, the Government of Montenegro has introduced further relaxation measures for maritime traffic, in particular international arrivals. Montenegro opens its borders…

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ORCV offers master classes in navigation by the pros

ORCV offers master classes in navigation by the pros

June 4, 2020

Photo: Will Oxley doing what he does best in the Volvo Ocean Race. (Photo by Amory Ross) The Ocean Racing Club of Victoria (ORCV) is remaining proactive during the Coronavirus and is now presenting a rare opportunity to take part in three online navigation…

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Airlie Beach Race Week 2020: Full steam ahead

Airlie Beach Race Week 2020: Full steam ahead

June 3, 2020

Main photo: Victorians Carrera S and Ponyo go hard at it. Photo by Andrea Francolini. As Coronavirus restrictions continue to ease around Australia, Whitsunday Sailing Club (WSC) is pleased to announce it is full steam ahead for Airlie Beach Race Week Whitsundays Festival of…

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Lifting Lockdown on Optimism

Lifting Lockdown on Optimism

May 28, 2020

The last few months of living with COVID-19 Lockdown have really tested us – tested our resilience, our character, our spirit and our optimism. We have felt isolated and lonely, angry and frustrated, or worried and unable to cope. None…