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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 … Continue reading

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Outboard emissions standards Law in Parliament

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.

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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.

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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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SYDNEY BOAT SHOW’S NEW VENUE MAKES IT THE BIG EVENT IN TOWN

This year’s Sydney Boat Show, which runs from Thursday 3 August to Monday 7 August, is becoming the hot ticket in town, as it’s the first time that the one event fills the whole of the new International Convention Centre … Continue reading

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HISTORICAL DISPLAYS AT SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW

Sydney International Boat Show will showcase some of Australia’s boating history, as it celebrates its own 50th anniversary at the International Convention Centre Sydney.

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AUSTRALIA INTERNATIONAL DIVE EXPO JOINS SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW

The well-known and respected Australia International Dive Expo (AIDE) will join in this year’s Sydney International Boat Show. This gives the diving sector the opportunity to be part of Australia’s largest boating event, and is an added bonus to SIBS visitors.

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When’s the Best Time to Buy or Sell a Boat?

When it comes buying or selling boats, the time you do it makes a big difference on the value you get. Do it at the right time, and you could get more than what you paid for it. Do it … Continue reading

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Volvo Penta unveils new 380 and 430 hp V8 marine gasoline engines

The new V8 rounds out Volvo Penta’s line-up of next-generation gasoline engines.

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Win with Club Marine’s Boatloads of Fun

Club Marine, Australia’s market leader in recreational boat insurance, is giving away more than $250,000 worth of prizes in its Boatloads of Fun promotion.

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COBIA 261 CENTRE CONSOLE – In Sydney for immediate delivery

  The latest Cobia to take style, performance, and family comfort to the next level, the new 261 CC is the best laid out 26 footer on the water. 

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Does your travel insurance cover you whilst sailing offshore?

Despite best laid plans, things sometimes do go wrong when sailing. No matter how much training we’ve had, conditions can conspire to throw our journey into chaos – sometimes with embarrassing or costly consequences. It is at times like these … Continue reading

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