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Influx of trailer boat exhibitors prompts SCIBS to upsize Influx of trailer boat exhibitors prompts SCIBS to upsize Strong demand from the trailer boat sector has prompted organisers of the SCIBS to significantly expand available space. Following the success of The Boatyard in 2016 – a dedicated fishing, trailer and leisure boat precinct – an additional 1,500sqm has been released near the pavilions to cater for the upsurge in exhibitor demand. by Sanctuary Cove Media Posted on 30 Mar Collinson FX Market Commentary - Mar 30 - Brexit Day comes and goes Collinson FX Market Commentary - Mar 30 - Brexit Day comes and goes The NZD consolidated above 0.7000, while the AUD pushed north of 0.7650, despite a firm reserve. The Brexit trigger was formally signed and presented to the EU. This has been the most important event in Europe and the UK in many years and has dramatically impacted equity and currency markets. The event itself was much anticipated but had little impact on markets. by Collinson FX Posted on 30 Mar MIA accredits two new 'Fish Friendly' Marinas MIA accredits two new 'Fish Friendly' Marinas Queensland’s GC City Marina/Shipyard and Fenwicks Marina both added to their reputations for environmental best practise Queensland’s Gold Coast City Marina and Shipyard and Fenwicks Marina, at Brooklyn, north of Sydney, have both added to their reputations for environmental best practise with recent accreditation as ‘Fish Friendly’ marinas. This accreditation is an added achievement to their existing and recently renewed Level 3 Clean Marina accreditation. by Christine Roberts Posted on 30 Mar Abell Point start the clean up after TC Debbie Abell Point start the clean up after TC Debbie The crew at Abell Point Marina are working hard to assess the damage after the wrath of tropical cyclone Debbie The crew at Abell Point Marina are working hard to assess the damage after the wrath of tropical cyclone Debbie tore through the Whitsunday islands and mainland coast on Tuesday 28 March. The category 4 cyclone reached the mainland coast at approximately midday on Tuesday 28 March and brought with it destructive winds and heavy rainfall. by Abell Point Marina Posted on 30 Mar The new Kraken 50 is now in production The new Kraken 50 is now in production Kraken 50 is our second model to go into production. The first order for this new blue water cruiser has been received The Kraken 50 is our second model to go into production. The first order for this exciting new blue water cruiser has already been received and the 50 is due to be launched at the end of 2017. by Alison Willis Posted on 30 Mar Twin Disc Pacific brings 'The Boss' Twin Disc Pacific brings 'The Boss' Twin Disc Pacific has been appointed the Exclusive Distributor for the innovative Seatorque Marine Propulsion Systems In the spotlight, the Seatorque Boss Enclosed Shaft System which offers boat owners a myriad of benefits. The multiple-award winning ‘Boss’, a product based on 14 years R&D, is a totally enclosed, oil-filled, self-contained, shaft and thrust bearing assembly, supplied as a complete unit from transmission output coupling to propeller end. by Peter Pembroke / Creating Demand Posted on 28 Mar Marina Industry and NSS to Collaborate on Joint Eco-Initiatives Marina Industry and NSS to Collaborate on Joint Eco-Initiatives An historic meeting held at ONE°15 Marina Singapore this month involving representatives from Nature Society (Singapore) An historic meeting was held at ONE°15 Marina Singapore this month involving representatives from the Nature Society (Singapore) (NSS), Singapore marinas and the Marina Industries Association (MIA). The meeting was a sign of the growing awareness of the need for collaboration to protect the natural environment. by Christine Roberts Posted on 27 Mar Shows at the start of year - Positive statements from Bavaria Yachts Shows at the start of year - Positive statements from Bavaria Yachts Record sales of more than 160 yachts were announced by Bavaria Yachts at boot Düsseldorf at the end of January. Record sales of more than 160 yachts were announced by Bavaria Yachts at boot Düsseldorf at the end of January. More trade fairs in Istanbul, Miami, Tulln, Frederica, Helsinki, Dubai, Moscow and Stockholm followed in February and March. With overwhelmingly positive signs, as the Bavaria Yachts Sales Team reports. by Bavaria-Yachtbau Posted on 25 Mar X-Yachts advisory board announces ambitious strategy plan X-Yachts advisory board announces ambitious strategy plan X-Yachts now has three unique and different ranges. All three lines will be further developed and refined. Catering for a complete cross section of sailors prioritising Superb Sailing Pleasure, X-Yachts now has three unique and different ranges. All three lines will be further developed and refined. by X-Yachts Posted on 24 Mar Specialists in all types of yacht movements Specialists in all types of yacht movements It’s been a busy month! Aurora shipped four boats last week from Australia destined to New Zealand and East Coast USA. It’s been a busy month! Aurora shipped four boats together last week from Australia destined to New Zealand and the East Coast USA. by Aurora Yacht Logistics Posted on 24 Mar Multihull Solutions gets set for a huge Sanctuary Cove Int'l Boat Show Multihull Solutions gets set for a huge Sanctuary Cove Int'l Boat Show Multihull Solutions is preparing for one of its most successful Sanctuary Cove International Boat Shows Multihull Solutions is preparing for one of its most successful Sanctuary Cove International Boat Shows, with plans to showcase two of the world’s most popular power and sail catamarans at the 2017 event. by Kate Elkington Posted on 24 Mar Boating icon moves into Rivergate Boating icon moves into Rivergate With 108-years of heritage behind them, Norman R Wright & Sons are looking forward to the start of a new chapter With 108-years of heritage behind them, Norman R Wright & Sons are looking forward to the start of a new chapter, relocating to Rivergate Marina & Shipyard at Murarrie. by Jeni Bone Posted on 24 Mar Three days of festivities in Lorient for the Race for Water Odyssey Three days of festivities in Lorient for the Race for Water Odyssey Three days of festivities are planned in La Base, Lorient, to celebrate the start of the five-year expedition. To mark the occasion, Race for Water will welcome the general public on board on Saturday April 8, with 45-minute guided tours. by Race For Water Posted on 23 Mar Yacht Racing Forum announces new three years partnership with Gurit Yacht Racing Forum announces new three years partnership with Gurit Yacht Racing Forum announces the continuation of its partnership with world renowned composite materials supplier Gurit Gurit has established itself as a developer and innovator in the composites industry and positioned itself as the leading global supplier of composite materials, engineering services, tooling equipment, and select parts and systems. by Yacht Racing Forum Posted on 23 Mar Aquasports Marine marks 10 Years with Mercury Aquasports Marine marks 10 Years with Mercury Boat range is extensive, running from runabouts, offshore fishing, and bowriders to cuddy cabins and family all-rounders Situated in the Perth suburb of Midland, the team at Aquasports Marine not only supply and service the full range of Mercury and MerCruiser engines, they provide boat lovers with everything they could need – including new and used boats, full boat and motor servicing and repairs, finance, insurance, fishing gear, watersport equipment, boat chandlery, oils and motor spare parts. by Mercury Marine Posted on 23 Mar Bond meets Matrix as Garmin sponsors NSW IRC title Bond meets Matrix as Garmin sponsors NSW IRC title Garmin’s Marine Manager Jason Browne says the experimentation goes beyond anything seen on the local yachting scene Best known in the marine industry for its GPS chartplotters, fishfinder/sonar technology and radars, the electronics company is now infiltrating the high-performance yachting market in a big way following the buyout of instruments manufacturer Nexus. by Mark Rothfield - Sail Port Stephens Posted on 23 Mar Lowrance® celebrates 60 years of domination Lowrance® celebrates 60 years of domination Lowrance®, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957 — announced plans for celebration of its 60th Anniversary. Lowrance®, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957 — announced today plans for the celebration of its 60th Anniversary. For six decades, the iconic brand has led the industry in product innovation and customer service, supported professional anglers around the globe and dominated the tournament trail. by Luke Reilly Posted on 23 Mar New Garmin GPSMAP models now available New Garmin GPSMAP models now available Garmin’s popular GPSMAP multifunction display series, new 752xs/952xs touchscreen are now available in Australia. Further expanding Garmin’s popular GPSMAP multifunction display series, the new 752xs/952xs touchscreen and 1022xsv/1222xsv rotary control/keyed units are now available in Australia. by Ben Sandman Posted on 23 Mar Muir gets behind Australian circumnavigation for Parkinson’s Muir gets behind Australian circumnavigation for Parkinson’s Moore is aiming to raise $12,000 for Parkinson’s NSW following her father's Parkinson’s diagnosis in 2006. Moore is aiming to raise $12,000 for Parkinson’s NSW following her father's Parkinson’s diagnosis in 2006. by Isla McKechnie Posted on 23 Mar Coral Bleaching Again - Call to Action Coral Bleaching Again - Call to Action Last week I attended latest Reef 2050 Long Term Sustainability Plan meeting of the Reef Advisory Committee in Brisbane It has become abundantly obvious to CAREFISH that climate change has eventuated and massive scale disruption and or destruction of our environment, particularly the Great Barrier Reef (GBR), is currently being experienced and is escalating. Whilst it is acknowledged that Governments are attending to some aspects and attempting to mitigate effect... by Paul Aubin - Carefish Posted on 22 Mar
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