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18ft Skiffs Spring Championships

18ft Skiffs Spring Championships

October 25, 2021

18ft Skiffs Spring Championship, Races 1 and 2 24 October, 2021 Sydney Harbour The Australian 18 Footers League’s 2021-2022 18ft Skiff racing season began on Sydney Harbour today when the club staged Races 1 and 2 of the annual seven-race Spring…

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Greenline 58 Fly

Greenline 58 Fly

October 20, 2021

Step into sustainable boating with electric, diesel and hybrid propulsion opportunities. In light of the success of the 45 Fly, Greenline Yachts is delighted to reveal the latest addition to its revolutionary range of flybridge cruisers, the 58 Fly. Launching in…

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America’s most famous yacht in need of love

America’s most famous yacht in need of love

October 19, 2021

In 1987 26 yachts from six nations came to Fremantle Australia to contest the America’s Cup. Dennis Connor and his team on Stars & Stripes were victorious and took the Auld Mug back to the New York Yacht Club. After the victory Stars &…

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Empire Marinas acquires Marmong Point Marina, Lake Macquarie

Empire Marinas acquires Marmong Point Marina, Lake Macquarie

October 15, 2021

Empire Marinas is proud to announce the acquisition of Marmong Point Marina on Lake Macquarie in New South Wales. Marmong Point Marina is the largest marina on Lake Macquarie and one of the largest privately owned full service commercial marinas in NSW.  It provides 245…

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BIA Apprentice of the Year Awards

BIA Apprentice of the Year Awards

October 15, 2021

BIA Chairman NSW State Council Adam Smith makes the presentation to Doug Allan of a trophy, certificate and a $500 voucher for tools. The Boating Industry Association today announced in Sydney the 2021 winners of the BIA Apprentice of the Year Awards.

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2022 Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race

2022 Pittwater to Coffs Harbour Yacht Race

October 14, 2021

Third Time Lucky for the re-invigorated Short Ocean Classic After two false starts, the first an early casualty of the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic in 2020 and then the second due to flooding on an incredible scale throughout New South Wales in…

Review
Book: Sailing misadventures

Book: Sailing misadventures

October 12, 2021

Three men find it’s a surprisingly long way to sail from the Philippines to Thailand in a 48 foot catamaran. Hugh Brown is a writer, sailor and surfer. His latest two books are, Sailing Misadventures. Whatever can go wrong, will go…

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Book: Water Access Only

Book: Water Access Only

October 12, 2021

More Tales and Adventures from Pittwater where the only way to get home is by boat. Edited and published by Juliette Robertson and Carol Beth Floyd. Main photo: Church Point Lights by Jordon Robertson-Towner … James spotted the…