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Wooden Boat Festival showcases the best of Corio Bay

Wooden Boat Festival showcases the best of Corio Bay

March 16, 2022

The 2022 Wooden Boat Festival of Geelong showcased the best of Corio Bay over the weekend, with 89 classic and wooden boats attracting record numbers to the festival and the Geelong waterfront. The Royal Geelong Yacht Club hosted the biennial event with on-water racing,…

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PONANT Sydney Noumea Yacht Race postponed until 2024

PONANT Sydney Noumea Yacht Race postponed until 2024

March 15, 2022

Main photo: Michael Martin’s TP52 Donovan Frantic took Line Honours in the 2018 PONANT Sydney Noumea Yacht Race. Photo: Bryan Gauvan The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) – organiser of the bi-annual race – made the difficult decision due to ongoing challenges resulting…

Review
Book: The Battle of Sydney Harbour 1942

Book: The Battle of Sydney Harbour 1942

March 14, 2022

The Battle of Sydney Harbour 1942 by Peter Grose Illustrations by Gary Jackson Any interest in History is a bit like time travel. You read about a time and place and your imagination can often help you visualise what it must have been like.

News
Debut MC38 helm takes out shortened act 2

Debut MC38 helm takes out shortened act 2

March 14, 2022

Pete Cummings stepped onto the MC38 InfoTrack for the first time in Act 2 and helmed the boat to a brilliant shortened series victory on a busy Sydney Harbour. Christian Beck’s InfoTrack, from Middle Harbour Yacht Club, pipped Marcus Blackmore’s Hooligan, from the Royal…

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18ft Skiffs: JJ Giltinan Championship Final

18ft Skiffs: JJ Giltinan Championship Final

March 14, 2022

Main photo: The Andoo team with Iain Murray and John Winning Jr The Andoo team of Seve Jarvin, Matt Stenta and Sam Newton officially became the 2022 JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff champion, although it was in an unbeatable position before going into the final…

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Sydney Harbour Regatta: Winners announced after tough day out

Sydney Harbour Regatta: Winners announced after tough day out

March 8, 2022

Main photo: The downpour drenched all. Photo by Andrea Francolini / SHR Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s (MHYC) Sydney Harbour Regatta (SHR) concluded with winners decided after competitors dealt with big gusty winds, heavy downpours interspersed with a teasing watery sun for a short spell,…

Product & Industry
Project of passion for Pride

Project of passion for Pride

March 5, 2022

A sentimental refit project was recently, and miraculously swiftly, undertaken at The Boat Works, overseen by General Manager, Shane Subichin and carried out by the on-site marine professionals and trades. The “big little job” that took the team long hours over two and a…