Boating

Fully Optioned 520 Sea-Rod Review

I DON’T need a lot of incentive to get away from the computer and onto the water for a boat test, so whenever possible I jump at the opportunity. This is especially so for Australian designed and built models because I’m fairly patriotic. I recently had the chance to go for a run in a fully decked-out 520 Sea-Rod Deluxe in …

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Super-Solid Sea Adex Armour 55

With Adam driving, our speed was increased to 60km/h before Adam wound in full steering lock and mashed the throttle. We proceeded to do ridiculous doughnuts at full throttle, with our speed remaining north of 55km/h and the turning radius staying incredibly tight. I’ve never felt stronger G-forces (just remembering it is making me queasy) and our cornering forces were so …

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Boat Prize Attracts Record Interest at Moreton Bay Expo

Cunningham Marine Centre has hundreds of customers across the Moreton Bay region and this boat prize is the company’s way of ‘giving back’ to a community that has a passion for fishing and boating. Anyone with an interest in boating or fishing will have a ball at this event. The special presentation area will feature Dave ‘Mossy’ Moss with the …

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Solar-Powered Boat Improves Tourist Experience at Adels Grove

A SOLAR-powered boat at a remote western Queensland eco-tourism resort has improved the experience enjoyed by visitors and boosted the bottom line. “As a result, visitors can now travel in a solar electric-powered boat to see the scenic majesty of the gorge from the water. “The boat cruises at 4km/h during daylight hours only and as a result the battery voltage …

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Yamaha Welcomes Marina Bayside

YAMAHA Motor Australia is extremely pleased to welcome its newest marine dealership, Marina Bayside, to its network of premium retail outlets. Marina Bayside is conveniently located at Taren Point, the boating gateway of southern Sydney. The team at Marina Bayside has big plans to service the growing local boating community with exceptional facilities, iconic marine brands and great service. Marina Bayside …

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How to Cross the South Passage Bar

If you like the easier approach, just drop down a livie and hang on to the rod, waiting for the tip to drop sharply upon hook-up. When the trag are on, double hook-ups are very common, with some big fish among them. Live baits have been excellent, as have bonito, mack tuna and large squid and octopus. When the trag are hungry …

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Stacer Cabin Boats – The Perfect Aussie All-Rounder

Families can enjoy hours of fun out on the water with an optional bimini to provide protection from the harsh sun. If water sports are your thing you can option up and add a ski pole and ski hooks for a day of fun the entire family can enjoy. Stacer cabin models are packed with standard features necessary for a day …

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National 4×4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo is Returning to Brisbane 2016

national 4x4 outdoors show partners bia

The first of the special guests joining the Show have also been announced, with the line-up including John ‘Roothy’ Rooth, Shaun and Graham from 4WD Action, Rick and Jamie from The Off Road Adventure Show, Jase Andrews, from All 4 Adventure and Peter ‘Spida’ and Sheree Everitt from The Great Australian Doorstep. On the popular Fishing Stage, visitors can also …

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Filtering through the trash for cleaner waterways

“The devices are expected to capture a combined one cubic metre of litter per quarter which will have huge benefits for the health of our waterways, river and coast. “To alleviate the risk of flooding, the baskets also feature an overflow mechanism and will be maintained by council four times a year, focussing on the wet season.” Reef Catchments coasts …

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Hot Mackerel Action off Gold Coast

I HOPE everyone is enjoying the Christmas break and getting plenty of time on the water. The Tweed River Bar is getting really shallow out the front and starting to collect any sort of swell, so pay attention when coming in or out. Currumbin Creek Bar is still very shallow out the front. The dredge left recently, so that’s it for this …

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