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Riviera expands to meet demand

Australia’s largest luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, is expanding its 14-hectare production facility to meet international and domestic demand and the company’s growing number of new motor yacht models.

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New Invictus TT460 powered by Volvo Penta: High performance has never been so comfortable

Italian boatbuilder Invictus Yacht launches the new Invictus TT460 powered by Volvo Penta’s latest D6 IPS package – offering a new level of speed and maneuverability without compromising on comfort or charm.

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BRP ADVANCES MARINE STRATEGY BY FOCUSING ON BOATS AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES

Company discontinues the manufacturing of outboard engines and agrees with market leader Mercury Marine to support boat packages. BRP announced today it has re-oriented its marine business by focusing the growth of its boat brands with new technology and innovative … Continue reading

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NSW OK Intrastate and Overnight Boating

The Boating Industry Association (BIA) welcomes the move by the NSW Government to permit intrastate travel and overnighting from 1 June. BIA President Darren Vaux said the move by NSW would reinvigorate the boating sector which shares much common ground … Continue reading

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WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH SAILFISH GETS GOING!

It’s full steam ahead at Sailfish Boats with the team utilizing this trying time to develop even better mousetraps – well tough seafaring canyon running boats anyhow!

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Riviera 64 Sports Motor Yacht fully reveals her grand lines following major production milestones

Australia’s largest luxury motor yacht builder, Riviera, has recently reached two major production milestones that fully bring into focus the stylish and grand shape of the highly anticipated Riviera 64 Sports Motor Yacht.

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Club Marine takes the lead to explain boat insurance

Club Marine is excited to announce the launch of a new video series to help existing and potential Members get the most out of their Pleasure Craft Insurance.

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VISIT BOATING EVENTS – SHOOT UPLOAD AND EARN

People visiting sailing events and boat shows, can now make money from doing what they probably would anyway – taking a few photos on their mobile phones. An Australian designed and developed photography app – PicTrax has been engineered to … Continue reading

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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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