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Ceremonial craft returned to former glory

Ceremonial craft returned to former glory

October 30, 2019

The Royal Australian Navy’s Admiral’s Barge, built by Norman R. Wright & Sons in Brisbane and commissioned in 1993, was recently refitted and reconditioned by the experts by High Tide at Sydney City Marine, earning glowing praise from the Fleet Commander himself. Sydney City…

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Rock and Roll in the Roaring Forties

October 21, 2019

Dagmar Aaen on her “Ocean Change” Expeditions by Arved Fuchs. Seen here on the way from Ushuaia, Argentina to Piriapolis in Uruguay. Footage by Arved Fuchs, Felix Hellmann and Heimir Harðarson. Edited onboard Dagmar Aaen by Heimir Harðarson.

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Don’t have the foggiest idea? Here are some tips!

October 17, 2019

Foggy conditions like this morning in Sydney can make boating more challenging but there are a few things you can do to remain safe on the water. NSW Maritime Executive Director Mark Hutchings said skippers should turn on navigation lights when operating in low…

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Discover Sailing at Concord Ryde Sailing Club

Discover Sailing at Concord Ryde Sailing Club

October 15, 2019

The annual FREE Discover Sailing Day, which  offers the experienced and beginner alike the opportunity to try life under sail, is scheduled for Sunday 27th October(10am-3.00pm) with selected clubs in both Sydney and regional areas taking part. You’ll have the option to go out for a…

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Professional Marine Volunteers Wanted

Professional Marine Volunteers Wanted

October 11, 2019

Imagine living on an isolated island where a health post has been constructed, but is sitting empty waiting to be equipped and furnished. Now imagine being the person responsible for helping to deliver adequate medical equipment and sufficient medication to open that health post!…

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LOTS of courage, competition and camaraderie

LOTS of courage, competition and camaraderie

October 10, 2019

Madi Kornman, just 21 and skipper of the all female crew racing Zig Zag, steeled her nerves, called for the spinnaker hoist and beheld a most satisfying sight as the red kite unfurled and set. “I had been too nervous to fly the kite…

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FLIR and Raymarine Honoured with Prestigious 2019 NMEA Awards

FLIR and Raymarine Honoured with Prestigious 2019 NMEA Awards

October 10, 2019

Raymarine ClearCruise AR earns Technology Award and FLIR M400XR Marine Thermal Camera System recognised as Best Marine Camera in Product of Excellence Awards Manufacturers scored big at the 2019 National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA)/Radio Technical Commission for Maritime Services (RTCM) Marine…

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Highest Gold Rating to Queensland Marina

Highest Gold Rating to Queensland Marina

October 4, 2019

Coral Sea Marina Resort in the Whitsundays, Queensland has been awarded Platinum accreditation under the Global Gold Anchor Scheme. This is the highest possible level of Gold Anchor accreditation. Ocean Club Guest Lounge The marina is the first in Queensland to be accredited at…