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Volvo Penta’s new edition D13 IPS1350 now powering larger semi-displacement yachts

The new edition Volvo Penta D13 propulsion system delivers the benefits of the Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS) to semi-displacement large yachts.

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PERSONAL WATERCRAFT POPULAR FOR SUMMER

Personal watercraft (PWC) which include Jet Skis, WaveRunners and Sea-Doos continue to outstrip all other types of power craft in sales figures across Australia. This is due, in part, to the fact they are compact, easy to store, tow and … Continue reading

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Silent and smooth shifting now standard across entire range of Volvo Penta Sterndrives

Gasoline and D3 diesel engines are latest product lines to boost comfort with unique silent shift. 2019 is deemed the year of sterndrive silence for Volvo Penta. The company is adding its gasoline and D3 diesel engines to the full … Continue reading

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Sydney’s summer aquatic events

Hundreds of thousands of spectators will be watching major summer aquatic events on Sydney Harbour. Transport for NSW Maritime will be managing on-water spectator traffic and boating safety compliance during these events.

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EVINRUDE’S MID-RANGE OUTBOARDS WITH MAXIMUM SAVINGS!

With stock now hitting the shelves of Australian Evinrude dealers, it is time to give customers the best reason to get out boating this summer.

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Ribco partners in the chase with Wild Oats XI towards the historic 75th Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

Ribco, a leader in premium Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIBs), has been appointed the official chase boat partner for the Wild Oats XI Team. The Ribco superior performance RIBs will showcase on Sydney Harbour alongside the supermaxi yacht Wild Oats XI, … Continue reading

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GUARDIANS OF NATURE TO SET OFF IN GUARDIAN OF THE SEAS

Internationally -renowned and award-winning wildlife and underwater cinematographer, Tom Campbell, and his scientist and filmmaker partner, Beth Davidow, travel the world capturing spectacular footage and images for a variety of clients and media. Their next big adventure all started with … Continue reading

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Volvo Penta and Fountaine-Pajot reveal electric sailing catamaran in Cannes

Offering an enhanced back-to-nature boating experience, Volvo Penta and Fountaine-Pajot are showcasing a concept electric sailing catamaran at the Cannes Yachting Festival 2019.

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Amer 94 becomes the largest superyacht with Volvo Penta Easy Connect

Italian boatbuilder Amer Yachts has installed Volvo Penta Easy Connect in their 94-foot superyacht, D’aria, making it the largest yacht to be connected to the app. The boat will be at The Cannes Yachting Festival giving customers the chance to … Continue reading

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MARITIMO SET FOR ITS LARGEST AUCKLAND ON WATER BOAT SHOW DISPLAY

Leading Australian luxury motoryacht manufacturer, Maritimo, is preparing for its largest Auckland On Water Boat Show exhibit, with a range of new vessels embarking on the Tasman crossing under their own power for the annual event.

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Boating Industry Association Builds upon its Management Team

Boating Industry Association President Darren Vaux today announced the appointment of Neil Patchett to the association’s new role of General Manager Policy and Advocacy.

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2019 Sydney International Boat Show – A Resounding Success

The Sydney International Boat Show closed tonight having enjoyed five glorious sunny days at the International Convention Centre Sydney and the Show’s purpose-built marina on Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour. Visitors to the show were treated to a broad offering that … Continue reading

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