Boats were among the biggest casualties of Typhoon Mangkhut in Hong Kong, with hundreds washed ashore, damaged or sunk, while at a yacht club the devastation was such that staff had to swim to work. Read more
The breakthrough, to be officially announced on Friday, follows an arduous 25-year search for the historic ship off Newport, Rhode Island, on the north-eastern coast of the US.
Chris Symonds is the leading Australian, holding seond place in the men's Hansa 303.
How much history does a set of ruins hold?
A peaceful front cover belies some of the hard lessons learnt within the pages of October issue.
Estimations are predicting a potential fleet of 80 boats with roughly 45 boats representing South Australia and a further 35 to come from interstate.
The early bird race entry fee of $150 is available to all boats until October 31.
The club was formed as a dinghy sailing club in September 1948 in the sail loft of the Jolly Roger Boatshed and Sailing School on the northern end of Albert Park Lake in Melbourne.
Charting a 3,542-nautical mile course from Saint-Malo in Brittany to Point-à-Pitre on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, the Route du Rhum has established itself as one of the big targets for the world’s top solo ocean racers.
Former ETNZ director, Tina Symmans, will chair a newly formed separate company to run the America’s Cup in Auckland in 2021.
The disagreement is so serious that Croatia is threatening to block Montenegro's efforts to join the European Union, and it's also reviving old tensions.
Nearly two-thirds of local recreational boaters (59%) anti-foul their boats every year while another 31% do so at least once every two years.
One boat show exhibitor described the audit process as “bullshit” and “bureaucracy gone crazy”, pointing out that simply having a plate attached doesn't make a boat any more or less safe.
The new packaging is 100% plastic-free. It is made of paper and is fully compostable and recyclable.
The two new arms, G and H, have room for 80 vessels of up to 15 metres while A and B arm have been extended with 30 more berths catering for boats from 15 to 30 metres plus in length.