Business

The story of our boat show: Barry Jenkins on SCIBS

Long-serving Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) Industry Relations Manager Barry Jenkins talks about the initial creation, the nostalgic early years, and the show’s continuing success. 

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Boating for the Future

The event publicized as the largest recreational marine industries trade event in the Southern Hemisphere was held on the Gold Coast, 3-5 May 2015. 450

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Gold Coast Events Guide

BOAT EVENTS GUIDE AUGUST – NOVEMBER 2015   THE FOUR ISLAND FESTIVAL 1-9 Aug An annual sailing race festival from participating clubs to the Southern

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Interesting facts about our Boating Industry

The Gold Coast’s fine weather allows extended months of the year for boating whether as a physical activity or social relaxation. Immediate access to coastal

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Marketing the Marine Business

There will be a strong focus on developing marine business marketing skills at the Marine15 international conference. “Over the past decades, recreational boating has experienced

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Boat Insurance 101

Boats are a tool for charting the unknown, towing the kids on the tube down the river or relaxing in the crisp golden glow of

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May-July 2015 editor’s Note

Our team is delighted to bring you the second issue of Boat Gold Coast Magazine. If this is your first read of our magazine, then welcome

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Local manufacturer a leading marine industry supplier

Pro Fender, pontoon & jetty fenders systems manufacturer, is a great local success story. The company is owned by husband and wife team, Ross and

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QLD superyacht strategy

The Queensland Government, in collaboration with industry, has developed a strategy to market Queensland as a destination; strengthen industry capacity; resolve regulatory impediments; and to

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Ultimate experience the ultimate buzz

If boating industry icon Bill Barry-Cotter ever needs brain surgery he can rest a little easier as help is close at hand. Charismatic and leading

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