100 HOUR TASMAN CROSSING FASTEST EVER BY MASTER MARINER

Maritimo Gold Coast based professional captain Russell Fleming knows a thing or two about boats and he has just finished his 50th delivery trip between Australia and New Zealand in a vessel he says is one of the best. (more…)
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Wild Oats double for Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

Wild Oats double for Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race Followers of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race might think they are seeing double when the 628 nautical mile classic starts on Sydney Harbour on Boxing Day. The reason for this is simple: on the starting line will be two yachts from the Oatley family’s “stable” that are near-identical in profile and name. (more…)
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NEW Generation of Clipper Motor Yachts set to be launched

NEW Generation of Clipper Motor Yachts set to be launched With a proud history dating back to 1977 Australia's iconic Clipper Motor Yachts is poised to launch an exciting new European inspired model range which will position it at the forefront of the international long range luxury cruiser market. (more…)
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Riviera owners migrate north for cruise of a lifetime to the tropical Whitsunday Islands

Riviera owners migrate north for cruise of a lifetime to the tropical Whitsunday Islands The Whitsunday Islands off north Queensland are a dream destination for motor yachting enthusiasts. A group of 74 tropical islands, large and small, white sandy beaches, secluded bays and anchorages add up to the ultimate motor yachting experience. (more…)
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Living the dream with Volvo Ocean Race skipper Dee Caffari

Living the dream with Volvo Ocean Race skipper Dee Caffari Skipper Dee Caffari talks about her love of life on the water in the latest episode of Volvo Penta’s online film series, Boating Dreams. As the head of a team that is circumnavigating the globe in the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018, Dee Caffari knows that skippering a yacht in all weather for more than eight months is a big challenge. But it’s a challenge that she and her crew are looking forward to meeting. (more…)
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French couple enjoy bucket list trip

French couple enjoy bucket list trip Parisians Philippe and R'egine Jacquet are part of a growing group of international Maritimo luxury motor yacht buyers who have embraced the concept of taking delivery of their new boat in Australia and exploring local waterways before the vessel is shipped to their home port. (more…)
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Bar Crusher launches ‘special edition’ missiles

Bar Crusher launches ‘special edition’ missiles Australian plate aluminium boat builder Bar Crusher has launched its latest special edition series – the ‘Exocet’. Named after the French-built ‘flying fish’ missile, the Exocet follows the success of Bar Crusher’s previous special edition series, the Apache, which was released in 2010. (more…)
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Volvo Penta launches a brand tagline – Celebrating the human side of power and respect for the elements

Volvo Penta "We spin, roll, propel, lift and power those who move with the elements. This is what we stand for at Volvo Penta. This is who we are," says Kina Wileke, senior vice president, brand, communication and marketing at Volvo Penta. (more…)
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Explore anywhere, communicate everywhere – Garmin inReach Explorer

Explore anywhere, communicate everywhere - Garmin inReach Explorer Garmin’s inReach SE+ and inReach Explorer+ handheld satellite communicators will keep you connected. Offering 100% global coverage via the Iridium satellite network, both inReach units can send and receive text messages with any mobile phone number, email address or another inReach device, so users can be outside of mobile/radio range and still keep family and friends up to date with their trip and expected return home. (more…)
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Outboard emissions standards Law in Parliament

AMEC_Outboards This morning in Canberra, Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg tabled the "Product Emissions Standards Bill" that will bring Australia in line with world emissions standards for small engines from outboards to lawn mowers. (more…)
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Maritimo’s Sydney Success

Maritimo's Sydney Success Australian luxury motor yacht manufacturer, Maritimo, has recorded strong sales results and interest at the Sydney International Boat Show and had dealer partners from around the world in attendance as part of its international expansion roll-out. (more…)
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Offshore cruising has a new class of travel – Riviera’s World Premiere 68 Sports Motor Yacht

Offshore cruising has a new class of travel - Riviera's World Premiere 68 Sports Motor Yacht Riviera, Australia's most awarded luxury motor yacht builder, has unveiled the first model of its highly anticipated new Sports Motor Yacht collection at the 2017 Sydney International Boat Show.

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