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Separate TP52 division at the Festival of Sails

Separate TP52 division at the Festival of Sails

November 8, 2019

The strength of the TP52 class in Australia will be recognised at the Festival of Sails 2020 with a dedicated division, news the Royal Geelong Yacht Club is certain will attract additional IRC entrants to the annual three-day sailing regatta and major Victorian event.

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Flying at over 30 knots off Gibraltar

Flying at over 30 knots off Gibraltar

November 7, 2019

Thirty hours into racing and all four of the trimarans competing on the Brest Atlantiques race have already reached the latitudes of Gibraltar, most of them averaging around 30 knots with top speeds of at over 40. Ahead lies one gybe to be taken…

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Zanzibar, Madagascar, Cocos and Christmas Islands feature in three new voyages released by Coral Expeditions on its new ship Coral Geographer

Zanzibar, Madagascar, Cocos and Christmas Islands feature in three new voyages released by Coral Expeditions on its new ship Coral Geographer

November 6, 2019

Australia’s pioneer of expedition cruising, Coral Expeditions have released three new itineraries as part of the maiden voyage series of the newbuild Coral Geographer during February, March and April 2021. The collection of Indian Ocean expeditions focuses on some of the most remote islands across the…

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MC38 Act 6 to Ginger and season pointscore to Lazy Dog

MC38 Act 6 to Ginger and season pointscore to Lazy Dog

November 5, 2019

It’s been a while coming and for the closing Act 6 of the MC38 2019 season pointscore, Leslie Green’s Ginger Ninjas worked their way back to familiar territory, at the top of the class scoreboard. Results from seven races in very different conditions on…

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Top training for all levels at The Boat Works

Top training for all levels at The Boat Works

November 4, 2019

Training, licensing and Certification in all areas of boating are now available at The Boat Works with the arrival of new partners, Paradigm Training. With boat ownership on the Gold Coast forecast to treble in the next 25 years and an…

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Entries Open for the 52nd Marlay Point Overnight Race

Entries Open for the 52nd Marlay Point Overnight Race

November 1, 2019

Entries are now open and the countdown is on until the Keeley Marine Supplies 52nd Marlay Point Overnight Race (MPONR), which will take place on March 7, 2020. This iconic annual event starts at sunset and sees a large fleet of mono and multihull…

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Sean Langman’s Wide World of Sailing

Sean Langman’s Wide World of Sailing

November 1, 2019

Sean Langman, one of Australia’s best-known and most versatile sailors, has set himself for another wide-ranging program in the 2019-2020 Australian summer with a season of 18ft Skiff Racing on Sydney Harbour, as skipper on Noakesailing, as well as skippering the 69ft Naval Group in the Rolex Sydney…

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Guardians of Nature to set off in Guardian of the Seas

Guardians of Nature to set off in Guardian of the Seas

October 30, 2019

Tom and Beth with Maritimo’s lead designer Tom Barry-Cotter and Operations Manager Phil Candler Internationally -renowned and award-winning wildlife and underwater cinematographer, Tom Campbell,  and his scientist and filmmaker partner, Beth Davidow,  travel the world capturing  spectacular footage and images for a variety of…

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Volvo Penta IPS brings Lexus luxury to sea

Volvo Penta IPS brings Lexus luxury to sea

October 30, 2019

Volvo Penta’s Inboard Performance System (IPS) is helping high-end automotive brand Lexus, take to the water. Toyota Motor Corporation – in collaboration with Italian yacht design studio, Nuvolari Lenard, and boatmaker, Marquis Yachts – has developed its first luxury 65-foot yacht,…