Ian Douglas, from Jeanneau’s Queensland sail dealer Mooloolaba Yacht Brokers, has just returned from France where he handed over a new Jeanneau 64 to her owners preparing for a Mediterranean cruise.

A dedicated team of Tasmanians has sourced and milled the finest Tasmanian celery top pine and the finished boat will be displayed and auctioned at Australian Wooden Boat Festival.

Jeanneau Australia dealers will be displaying the multi-award winning Sun Odyssey 440 and holding the premiere of the new Sun Odyssey 490.

Beneteau has chosen Sydney for the world premiere of the new Oceanis 46.1 – the second model in the new generation of the best-selling Oceanis range.

Multihull Solutions will also have a dedicated Pre-Owned Brokerage display on its stand for buyers interested in quality used catamarans and trimarans.

The Beneteau Figaro 3 Southern Championship looks to take local offshore sailors and immerse them in a genuinely exciting class with pathways to some of the world’s leading offshore events.

With the aim of offering fly sailing to a wider general market, Briand and his team have scaled down the America's Cup 75 concept to 6.5 metres.

The carbon rigging is set on a modern foiling hull, equipped with mobile foils that create the vertical force, therefore lifting the sailboat without completely leaving the water.

The Sydney boat show is coming up so here is a little teaser to get you interested.

Multihull Solutions, the Asia Pacific dealer and importer for Fountaine Pajot Catamarans, says it has already taken more than 10 orders for the Astréa 42 "with numerous additional enquiries flooding in".

There is no confirmation at this time of whether or not anyone was on board at the time of the explosion.

At least 45 North Americans have booked their travel so far, bringing with them two forty-foot containers of unique American wooden boats.

Share in 33 metre ocean going wooden ketch for sale.

Haromi, the first of four already sold, has just been launched on an auspiciously sunny day in Pietarsaari.

Construction continues but restructuring has a timeline in latest update.