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Nov 23, 2021
by Boating News Online
POCKET GUIDES AGAIN DELIVER TIMELY ANSWERS

FOR BOATIES, FISHERFOLK AND OFF-ROADERS Two fish painted by a disabled artist feature on the 2022 edition covers of the two most authoritative, annual pocket guides for boaties, fisherfolk and off-roaders. For decades, the orange Tide Guide and yellow Angler’s Almanac have been providing a pocketsize databank of helpful information for outdoors Australians. But this […]

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Oct 2, 2021
by Boating News Online
Advantages of Volvo Penta's next-generation EVC extended to a broader range of vessels

Volvo Penta has improved the functionality and features of its next-generation Electronic Vessel Control (EVC 2) system and expanded the system to its complete marine leisure gasoline range and D8 diesel engines – with plans to gradually make it available for D11, D13, and D16 diesel engine ranges. When Volvo Penta’s pioneering EVC system was […]

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Sep 14, 2021
by Boating News Online
Riviera premieres magnificent 645 SUV in ten-yacht showcase at Fort Lauderdale Boat Show 2021

Australia’s premium luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, will proudly premiere its magnificent new 645 SUV among a ten-model showcase at the world’s largest boat show, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, from October 27 to 31. The Riviera 645 SUV is the largest and most sophisticated model in Riviera’s six-model SUV collection, offering three or […]

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Sep 10, 2021
by Boating News Online
A powerful pair: Volvo Penta Assisted Docking and Garmin Surround View Camera System

Volvo Penta & Garmin continue their long history of collaboration by making it possible to combine two independent systems – Volvo Penta Assisted Docking and Garmin Surround View Camera System. This powerful pair will offer a unique boating experience that makes docking easier and more car-like than ever before. When it comes to new features […]

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Sep 9, 2021
by Boating News Online
Boating is the antidote to pandemic blues

by Darren Vaux, BIA President Being in, on or around water is good for the mind and good for the body. Wallace J Nicholl’s best-selling book, Blue Mind, explored the measurable effects of proximity to, and activities involving, water on the human body and confirmed what all boaters intrinsically know.  Boating reduces stress and invokes […]

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Sep 1, 2021
by Boating News Online
Volvo Penta reveals its new IMO III solution for yachts at Cannes Yachting Festival

New IMO III emissions regulations, introduced for yachts, are a step forward towards increased sustainability. Volvo Penta reacts to this legislation by creating the reliable, fuel-efficient, and most compact IMO Tier III solution on the market. This system will make the transition to IMO III compliance smooth sailing, both for Volvo Penta IPS and traditional inboard shaft […]

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Aug 26, 2021
by Boating News Online
No stranger to Surtees Boats, Cliff Schick, takes the helm after 22 years of loyal service

Surtees Boats are happy to announce a familiar face in the company as new General Manager – Mr Cliff Schick. Cliff started at Surtees Boats as young boy working his way up through all departments gaining expert knowledge in all areas of the business. Not only is Cliff an expert in all things ‘Surtees’ but […]

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Aug 11, 2021
by Boating News Online
Riviera announces Cannes Yachting Festival showcase

Australia’s premium luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, will proudly showcase three models on display at Europe’s leading in-water boat show, the Cannes Yachting Festival, in September. The Riviera display will include the stylish and sophisticated 6000 Sport Yacht Platinum Edition, the blue-water heritage, highly personalised and superbly equipped for fishing 54 Enclosed Flybridge, and the […]

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Jul 1, 2021
by Boating News Online
Volvo Penta expands its DPI Aquamatic sterndrive to a wider range of vessels

Volvo Penta’s award-winning DPI Aquamatic sterndrive is now on the market as a triple installation. This new setup will allow larger boats – in the marine commercial and leisure sectors – to benefit from its outstanding performance and reliability and increase the power offering for existing boats. Volvo Penta revolutionized the boating industry when it […]

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