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Are GC waterways more unsafe?

On 11 August, our newsletter’s headline was the following: In the local paper in August 2017, professional boat skippers have attributed the increase in boating incidents

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New legislation for improved air quality

The Turnbull Government has today (10 August 2017) introduced new legislation to help improve Australia’s air quality. The Product Emissions Standards Bill will allow new

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Australia’s Marina Awards 2017

Marina Industries Association (MIA) Club Marine Marina Awards were announced at the Marine17 Gala Dinner. The Awards cover the 2017/18 period for performance in the previous

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Wet a line at the 50th SIBS

No matter what research you do, it always points to the fact that more than half of all visitors attending the Sydney International Boat Show

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Share your thoughts on local waterways

Residents of South East Queensland are being urged to help with a regional survey on how communities use and value their local waterways, and can

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12-month pilot vessel-boarding station opens on Gold Coast

Joint Media Release with the Hon Steven Ciobo MP, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment and the Hon Stuart Robert MP, Federal Member for Fadden 

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Tackle Bin Project

A diver jumps into the Seaway. His dive buddy follows suit. A few metres into the descent, a nature show begins. The spectacular marine life

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An Update On Emission Standards

The news about outboard emissions laws have all gone a bit quiet from Canberra since January 2017. But, it turns out that this duck is

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Two Bows Are Better Than One

Rob Denney has been building and playing with boats for decades, but he still vividly remembers the day he was sitting on an offshore cat,

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Jamesby, The Dream Boat

From just a dream, the sailing life of Joey and Gary Angove became a reality after selling their business in South Africa, and taking their

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