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Maritime safety issue: Cold water

June 13, 2019

Cold water is a significant contributing factor in fatal and serious injuries in boating. This is because if you fall into the water, cold shock can set-in very quickly and hyperthermia is a risk. While cold water incidents are most likely in winter,…

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TAFE NSW NEWCASTLE UPSKILLS AUSTRALIAN BORDER FORCE

TAFE NSW NEWCASTLE UPSKILLS AUSTRALIAN BORDER FORCE

June 11, 2019

With Australia relying on sea transport for 99% of exports and Newcastle being the world’s largest coal export port, it makes sense that TAFE NSW Newcastle offers a wide range of maritime courses. In fact, students travel from as far as the Ukraine to…

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FLIR Introduces Raymarine Element S Navigation Displays

FLIR Introduces Raymarine Element S Navigation Displays

June 11, 2019

FLIR Systems has announced Raymarine Element™ S, a new series of navigation displays for cruisers and sailors. Building on the success of FLIR’s Raymarine Element HV Series with HyperVision™ sonar, the Element S models feature a superior all-weather display, best-in-class speed, and straightforward operation,…

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Sydney to Auckland Yacht Race 2021

Sydney to Auckland Yacht Race 2021

June 7, 2019

The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club and Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron are excited to announce their partnership for the 1250nm Sydney to Auckland Yacht Race 2021. The race will start on Sydney Harbour on 30 January 2021 and finish in Auckland Harbour in…

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Change of Watch at the Australian Wooden Boat Festival

June 7, 2019

Paul Cullen Paul Cullen is stepping down as the Australian Wooden Boat Festival’s General Manager. Mr Cullen, has run the last four festivals and taken the four-day event from strength to strength since he came aboard in 2011. He says he is leaving on…

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Australian Sailing names Olympic Test Event team

Australian Sailing names Olympic Test Event team

June 7, 2019

Australian Sailing has announced its 14-athlete strong team to represent the country at this year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Test Event, which will take place at the Olympic venue at Enoshima, 70 kilometres south of Tokyo, from 15-22 August. The team is made up of…

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Multihull Solutions Makes Waves with Ocean Voyager

Multihull Solutions Makes Waves with Ocean Voyager

June 7, 2019

Multihull Solutions has expanded its representation in the commercial day charter industry, facilitating the sale of a remarkable Ocean Voyager 78 catamaran to the new South Sea Sailing operation in Fiji. The new Ocean Voyage catamaran is the first of its kind in the…

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Classic Boat Share

Classic Boat Share

June 7, 2019

The Modern Way to Own a Classic Everybody loves a classic boat. They remind us of simpler times and great childhood memories but our modern busy lives make owning a classic boat more of a challenge than it used to be. Classic boats require…