Please select your home edition
Edition
Sailing Raceboats 2016/17 RS Aero 728x90

Sydney Trailerboat & Outdoor Leisure Show lands at Sydney Olympic Park

by BIA NSW on 11 Mar 2014
Sydney Showground home of the Sydney Trailerboat and Outdoor Leisure Show SW
Boating enthusiasts are in for a treat on the weekend of 15 & 16 March with the running of the Sydney Trailerboat & Outdoor Leisure Show.

Many would be familiar with this event having started over 50 years ago at Silverwater Park near the old Boat Club. Over the past 10 years it has resided at Rosehill and this year sees the event move to Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park (near Homebush), to take advantage of the larger facilities available.

Visitors to the show will be able to see a great array of trailer boats for most boating tastes and with lots of gear for boating also available, it will be a great day out for boating novices and enthusiasts alike.

The show will feature displays of fibreglass and aluminium boats, all manner of relevant marine engines, canoes and kayaks, fishing and general boating accessories of every style.

More than 60 exhibitors, among them, many of the state’s leading marine dealerships, will be displaying their goods and services to the experienced buyer and standing ready to assist beginners.

Leading insurance provider, Nautilus Marine Insurance, is another who has backed the move to
Sydney Showground. Managing Director, Lyndon Turner was immediately on hand to offer support and sponsorship for the event. 'We believe the show is a perfect fit for our products, we view boating as a fun and safe activity and our team will be on board at the show to help make the event enjoyable for all who attend,' he added.

To further support the show, Nautilus Marine have joined the show organiser in putting together the Nautilus Marine Insurance Entertainment & Education Precinct. Visitors can see fishing demonstrations at the Supertank, hear from experts about looking after your engine, buying a boat, as well as tips for maintaining your trailer.

To add to this, visitors can meet the Nautilus Boating Stars, including fishing fanatic and sporting star Andrew Ettingshausen, wakeboarding sensation Josh Sanders and PWC champion James Masterton.

Kids can take the opportunity to pop into the GWS GIANTS Kids Zone for a whole lot of fun and activities. On the Saturday, those with a passion for footy will find it convenient with the Sydney season kick off of the AFL taking place at Spotless Stadium next door. 4.40 pm is the scheduled start of the game between the GWS GIANTS and the Sydney Swans.

Admission to the boat show is free and it will operate from 9am to 5pm on both days. There is easy access from the suburban rail network with the Olympic Park station located directly opposite the showground entrance and for those who prefer to drive, there are numerous parking options, including street and relatively low-cost parking stations. It really is an event not to be missed!

For more information about the show, what to do and how to get there, visitors can check out www.MyOutdoorLife.com.au
BandG AUS Triton2 660x82Harken AUS HL Snatch Block 660x82Ensign Bavaria C57 April 2017

Related Articles

David Staley new sailing manager at Middle Harbour Yacht Club
MHYC is pleased to announce that Victorian sailing administrator, David Staley, joined the Club as its Sailing Manager. Staley, who was also recently appointed Vice Chairman of the Para World Sailing Committee, started work on Thursday, and it was straight in the deep end, with the MC38 Autumn Regatta held on the weekend.
Posted on 26 Apr
Only two weeks remain on Marine17 early bird registration
Many businesses said that they are still reaping the benefits of Marine15 two years ago when they register for Marine 17 Conference hosts, the Boating Industry Association and the Marina Industries Association are confident they can deliver another rewarding instalment of Asia-Pacific’s largest recreational marine business and safety conference.
Posted on 26 Apr
NavPods available for Raymarine Axiom Multifunction Displays
NavPod has PowerPods that are compatible with recently released Raymarine Axiom 7-, 9-, 12-inch multifunction displays. NavPod, manufacturer of high-quality waterproof housings for marine electronics, announced today that NavPod has PowerPods that are compatible with the recently released Raymarine Axiom 7-, 9- and 12-inch multifunction displays. The units are available in high gloss white or the new Carbon Series and are ideal for any powerboat installation.
Posted on 26 Apr
Announcing new B&G® V20 VHF Marine Radio
B&G® is pleased to announce the new V20, a Class D DSC Approved, NMEA 2000® compatible, VHF marine radio. B&G® is pleased to announce the new V20, a Class D DSC Approved, NMEA 2000® compatible, VHF marine radio. The V20 features a dot white matrix LCD screen with inverted light mode, four backlit mic buttons and an easier front-mount installation with snap on edge bezels.
Posted on 26 Apr
First Winds of Change for 2017
The first eight-week Winds of Change program for 2017 was fantastic. The first eight-week Winds of Change program for 2017 was fantastic. Once more, students from Lake Illawarra High School came on board with SWD volunteers.
Posted on 25 Apr
Sirocco presents new model Sealegs and Brig at SCIBS
Designed and built in-house by Sealegs, the new 7.7m Sport D-Tube joins the company’s 6.1m model in the D-Tube range. New in 2017 is the Sealegs 7.7m Sport D-Tube, ideal for the coastal lifestyle, adventure nomads, anglers and those living and FNQ or regions where there is challenging terrain, crocs and reefs.
Posted on 24 Apr
New addition to North Sail for Volvo Ocean 65 racing machines
Their sails have powered eight out of nine Volvo Ocean Race winners since 1989-90, with Steinlager 2. Instead of assembling cloth panels into a particular sail shape, the Volvo Ocean Race sails are composites. This means that 3Di material 'tapes' are laid in a specific arrangement, offering stable structure to the sail where it is needed most.
Posted on 24 Apr
Northrop & Johnson set to showcase Australia's superyacht industry
The Manager of the nation’s largest superyacht charter fleet is heading to the world’s premier yacht charter show The Manager of the nation’s largest superyacht charter fleet is heading to the world’s premier yacht charter show in Spain this month to fly the flag for the Australian superyacht industry.
Posted on 24 Apr
Crewsaver appointed as Official Safety Provider to 35th America’s Cup
Crewsaver has announced today that it has been selected to be the Official Safety Provider to the 35th America’s Cup Crewsaver has announced today, 21st April 2017, that it has been selected to be the Official Safety Provider to the 35th America’s Cup, which will take place in Bermuda from 26th May to 27th June 2017.
Posted on 22 Apr
Spinlock presented with Queen's Award for Enterprise - Innovation
The Queen's Awards for Enterprise are the UK's most prestigious business awards that celebrate business excellence. Spinlock, designers and manufacturers of rope holding equipment and personal safety products for leisure and commercial water users, are delighted to announce they are winners of the 2017 Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation.
Posted on 21 Apr