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Boating when you don’t have a boat

Boating when you don’t have a boat

September 30, 2020

Boating without a boat in Australia has never been a problem for Aussies. The practice of boating has been long associated with the outdoor loving nature of our culture. Across our country, people of all ages and backgrounds have been drawn to the water…

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Riviera commences recruitment drive for apprentices

Riviera commences recruitment drive for apprentices

September 30, 2020

Main photo: Riviera’s Kyle Davison (left) and Adam Houlahan with some of the apprentices from the composite team as they stand proudly in the newly completed hull of a 72 Sports Motor Yacht before it moves on to the engineering division. The company is…

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Boating is Good for you

Boating is Good for you

September 28, 2020

The benefits of recreational boating have been assumed for decades and now through some interesting and compelling work, it has been proven that boating is good for you. The award-winning marine biologist Dr Wallace Nichols is internationally renowned for his study…

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Marine Diesel Maintenance eLogbook

Marine Diesel Maintenance eLogbook

September 28, 2020

A new editable PDF for tablets, iPads and desktops promises to make keeping a maintenance logbook much easier and more convenient. The Maintenance eLogbook loads on most devices and has clickable checklists, 40+ drawings  to help with inspections, summary pages (for example to keep…

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Coral Expeditions to restart on the Great Barrier Reef

Coral Expeditions to restart on the Great Barrier Reef

September 24, 2020

Restart on the Great Barrier Reef confirmed for Australia’s Coral Expeditions on 14th October 2020 Under 72 passengers, all Australian crew and guests, enhanced health protocols Australia’s pioneering small ship expedition line, Coral Expeditions, has confirmed a restart of operations for…

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Marinas 21 Exhibitor Opportunities Open

Marinas 21 Exhibitor Opportunities Open

September 24, 2020

The Marina Industries Association (MIA) has released the Exhibitor Prospectus for the Marinas21 International Conference & Trade Exhibition which will which will be held at the Marriott Resort Surfers Paradise, 24 -25 May 2021, timed to follow the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show. The…

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Volvo Penta helps power autonomous exploration vessels

Volvo Penta helps power autonomous exploration vessels

September 23, 2020

The maritime and scientific community have set themselves the ambitious target to map the entire ocean floor by 2030. Volvo Penta is doing its part to meet this goal – by helping to power a novel fleet of unmanned surface robots for…

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Introducing Grant Dunoon – ORCV’s new Commodore

September 22, 2020

The Ocean Racing Club of Victoria (ORCV) is pleased to announce that following the 2020 AGM, respected Victorian yachtsman Grant Dunoon, is the Club’s new Commodore. Grant Dunoon A successful businessman and yachtsman, Dunoon has a vision and plans on giving…