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Melbourne Boating & Lifestyle Show

'Boats of all shapes and sizes attract large crowds to Docklands © www.gregmaunder.com - 2008 Melbourne International Boat & Lifestyle Show'    Greg Maunder ©    Click Here to view large photo

Docklands was jam packed this weekend with families, boat enthusiasts and even extreme sportsmen! The 2008 Melbourne International Boat and Lifestyle Show has attracted big crowds, with numbers well in excess of previous years.

The Show has undergone a transformation, and the increased number of patrons have no doubt been attracted by an array of spectacular new displays and exclusive exhibits ... some of which have never been seen before in Melbourne.

Aside from the dazzling $100 million plus worth of boats on display, families have enjoyed the likes of Flathead Fred and the Roaming Reptiles.

Elsewhere, show goers have been impressed by the skills of some of Australia’s top wakeboarding talent in the on land wakeboarding championship.

Here are some pictures from the weekend. We will have a full report later in the week.

Action on the water © www.gregmaunder.com - 2008 Melbourne International Boat & Lifestyle Show -  Greg Maunder?nid=41498 ©   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Melbourne International Boat & Lifestyle Show -  Greg Maunder?nid=41498 ©   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Melbourne International Boat & Lifestyle Show -  Greg Maunder?nid=41498 ©   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Melbourne International Boat & Lifestyle Show -  Greg Maunder?nid=41498 ©   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Melbourne International Boat & Lifestyle Show -  Greg Maunder?nid=41498 ©   Click Here to view large photo



2008 Melbourne International Boat & Lifestyle Show -  Greg Maunder?nid=41498 ©   Click Here to view large photo




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