Posts From Boat Gold Coast Team

Moreton Bay: A Unique Jewel of International Significance

Moreton Bay and its catchments is one of Australia’s most important coastal and cultural resources. The Bay is a popular recreational asset due to its

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Sue Mason: Superyacht Engineer

Sue Mason loves to sit back, have a glass of wine, and talk about boats – but not in the way you might expect. Sue

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Horizon Shores Experience

In 2019, my partner and I bought our first sailboat, Wit, a Southerly 115. We purchased her from a private vendor in Scarborough and sailed it

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The Spit Master Plan for Boaties

The Spit has been a contested space for a number of years, and a source of tension between community, residents, industry and business groups. After

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Catch Flathead on the Gold Coast

Flathead is a very popular fish to catch in Australia. For this flathead season, KEVIN BALLANTINE and NIC WELCH offer very practical advice for catching

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Sea Doo Fish Pro: The Ultimate Mini Fishing Weapon

What is fast, sleek, awesome on fuel, comfortable, will run in less than a foot of water, making it perfect for crossing shallow coastal bars,

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Books For Boats

In a modern society dominated by rules and regulations, speed cameras and parking meters, recreational boating is one of the last frontiers of personal freedom and

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Boating In COVID Times

COVID-19 has impacted all sectors of our economy, and the boating industry is no exception. PATRICK MOLNAR looks back at the impacts of the pandemic

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Boater’s Quiz: Safety Rules

You love to go for the day on the water with your family or your mates, and really get away from it all – the

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Franklin 29: A Showcase of Shipwright Skills

Work has begun on a wooden boat project uniting modern construction and traditional methods and aiming to showcase the enduring appeal and relevance of the

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