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Hella Marine announces waterproof low profile Surface Strip lamps
by Sail-World.com NZL
The new Surface Mount Strip lamps from Hella Marine feature an innovative waterproof switch for easy operation. The new Surface Mount Strip lamps from Hella Marine feature an innovative waterproof switch for easy operation. Completely sealed, UV and corrosion resistant with an ultra-low profile design make these lamps easy to install and ideal for interior and exterior applications.
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Dangerous surf conditions to extend across entire NSW coast tomorrow
by Roads and Maritime Services Media
Sections of the coast with a southerly exposure are expected to be the most affected by these conditions. Sections of the coast with a southerly exposure are expected to be the most affected by these conditions which are expected to continue until Wednesday.
Posted on 23 May
ASMEX Conference closes on a high note
by Isla McKechnie
The 2016 Australian Superyacht & Marine Export Conference has drawn to a close today The 2016 Australian Superyacht & Marine Export Conference has drawn to a close today, after a full two days which have shown a healthy industry, determinedly driving forward.
Posted on 23 May
Derwent Sailing Squadron opens $6.5m marina extension
by Peter Campbell
The Derwent Sailing Squadron today officially opened Tasmania’s largest and most technically advanced floating marina The Derwent Sailing Squadron today officially opened Tasmania’s largest and most technically advanced floating marina, built on the western shores of the River Derwent at Sandy Bay.
Posted on 22 May
FLIR Systems/Navionics team up to deliver Autorouting/Sonarchart live
by Liza Dukino
Raymarine® collaborated to make several new features available on Raymarine’s LightHouse II based multifunction displays Raymarine®, a brand of FLIR Systems, and Navionics®, the leader in content and location-based services for the recreational boating and outdoor markets, have collaborated to make several new features available on Raymarine’s LightHouse II based multifunction displays, including Navionics’ award-winning Dock-to-dock Autorouting, SonarChart™ Live and Advanced Map Options.
Posted on 22 May
Royal Phuket Marina expand with new Dry Stack 'Boat Butler' service
by Duncan Worthington
Royal Phuket Marina opened newest Dry Stack boat storage facility with latest Wiggins Marina Bull forklift technology Royal Phuket Marina has opened the island's newest Dry Stack boat storage facility with the latest Wiggins Marina Bull forklift technology – the first of its kind in Asia. With the aim to grow boating in Phuket and in response to the needs of smaller powerboat owners, Royal Phuket Marina's Dry Stack caters for boats upto 12 metres (39 feet) in length
Posted on 21 May
SCIBS presents guide to top ten highlights from this year’s showcase
by SCIBS
From the seas to the skies, visitors to the SCIBS will be spoilt for choice this year, with so much to see and do. From the seas to the skies, visitors to the SCIBS will be spoilt for choice this year, with so much to see and do. From stunning world-class launches and displays of the latest and greatest marine and lifestyle innovations, to non-stop entertainment including live music, cooking and fishing shows and fun for the kids, there is something to please every member of the family.
Posted on 21 May
Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix – Teams put on great show for fans
by Super Boat International
The race was not without the drama as some boats encountered mechanical failure on the race course. What appeared to be record crowds on land and in the spectator boats, fans got to see the season opener on unseasonable peaceful ocean conditions.
Posted on 21 May
Million dollar sales and major world launches on day one of SCIBS
by SCIBS
Day one saw tens of thousands of eager visitors through the gates, with up to 40,000 expected across the event. One of the many exhibitors hosting world-first releases across the four days, Horizon Motor Yachts made the first sale of the day – selling a PC52 worth $2.8 million.
Posted on 20 May
2016 SCIBS - Your guide to the premier marine event of the year
by SCIBS
Over $150 million of most impressive boats have made port at Sanctuary Cove as region’s biggest marine event opens Over $150 million of the newest and most impressive boats have made port at the 2016 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show as the region’s biggest marine event opens today for its 28th year.
Posted on 19 May
'Grin and Wear It' for boating safety
by Transport NSW
Transport for NSW is urging the boating public to “grin and wear it” this Friday 20th May Transport for NSW is urging the boating public to “grin and wear it” this Friday 20th May, as part of International Wear Your Lifejacket to Work Day.
Posted on 19 May
Evinrude supplies university research vessels with E-TEC G2 engines
by Rus Graham
Evinrude has donated outboard engines to the University of Wisconsin for use on two research vessels. BRP (TSX:DOO) announced today that its Evinrude brand has donated outboard engines to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences for use on two research vessels. The engines were provided as part of Evinrude’s continuing support of local education and preservation of the marine environment.
Posted on 18 May
Georgia Wake Series concludes stop one in Rome with massive turnout
by World Wakeboard Association
In the Men's Beginner class, Jayden Asper took home a CWB wakeskate by winning the crash of the day. As great as Jayden rode, it was 11-year-old Cason Dennard who threw down the best run of the dirty dozen beginners, finding himself standing atop the podium at the end of the day. It’s still early, but we may have a championship battle in the making between these two.
Posted on 17 May
Record breaking turnout for Rider Experience West in Nevada
by The WWA
A record number of participants were on hand for the Malibu Rider Experience West The first Malibu WWA Rider Experience of the 2016 season took place this past weekend, May 13-15 at Lake Las Vegas in Henderson, Nevada. A record number of participants were on hand for the Malibu Rider Experience West, including athletes from five different Western states (Nevada, California, Arizona, Utah, and Oregon), who were looking to fine tune their skills.
Posted on 17 May
SCIBS announces its second wave of major brands set to wow crowds
by SCIBS
Long-time SCIBS exhibitor Stefan Boating World has also announced they will host one of the largest on-land displays Long-time SCIBS exhibitor Stefan Boating World has also announced they will host one of the largest on-land displays at SCIBS, along with plans to launch the much-anticipated Fibrafort F400.
Posted on 16 May
Teams gear up for action at third round of XCAT World Series in Lugano
by Karien Jonckheere
With several rough water races contested recently, the 14 teams are hoping for some flat water when racing gets underway This will be the first ever XCAT outing to the stunning Swiss city, and with several rough water races contested recently, the 14 international teams are hoping for some flat water when racing gets underway on Lago di Lugano
Posted on 16 May
Images from the Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show
by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZL
For the past four days the Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show has been running at the ASB Showgrounds in Epsom. For the past four days the Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show has been running at the ASB Showgrounds in Epsom. In case you missed the show - here's a quick look at some of the exhibits and points of note.
Posted on 15 May
Camden Haven stages annual Regional Search and Rescue Exercise
by Marine Rescue NSW
Up to 40 MRNSW members have given their weekends to take part in the annual Regional Search and Rescue Exercise (SAREX) Up to 40 Marine Rescue NSW members from eight Mid North Coast units have given their weekends to take part in the annual Regional Search and Rescue Exercise (SAREX), this year being staged at Camden Haven.
Posted on 14 May
New code of practice for hovercraft leads to maritime safety award win
by Samantha Sinclair
An innovative new Code of Practice for small hovercraft produced in partnership with the Maritime and Coastguard Agency An innovative new Code of Practice for small hovercraft produced in partnership with the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has led to a RINA Maritime Safety Award for the Hovercraft Manufacturers Association (HMA) and Griffon Hoverwork.
Posted on 14 May
Imtra Stabilizers chosen for new Ocean Alexander model
by Peter Kilgore
Imtra announced that Ocean Alexander 70e will be first yacht to use the new Side-Power Vector FinsTM Stabilizer System. Imtra, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality marine products, announced today that, through its partnership with Merritt Island Boat Works, the Ocean Alexander 70e will be the first production yacht in the U.S. to use the new Side-Power Vector FinsTM Stabilizer System.
Posted on 13 May
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