The new marina, announced last year, is located at the mouth of the Burnett River on Queensland's Wide Bay, 20km from Bundaberg.

The side trailing suction dredgers Port Frederick and Faucon will be active in the Coomera River between the entrance of the South Arm at Sovereign Islands through to Sanctuary Cove.

The Roaring Forties in the Northern Hemisphere don’t pack the same punch that they do in the Southern Hemisphere.

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If you own a classic schooner you may as well race it in the best spots.

Construction has recommenced in the New Year with the 150m major extension of the attenuator/breakwater and the next 73 berths.

Bermuda, New York and Newport are co-operatively promoting major sailing events such as Marion to Bermuda, SailGP and the 12 Metre Worlds.

The announcement comes in the wake of a recent petition launched by Batemans Bay Marina calling for the river entrance to be dredged as a matter of urgency.

These 50 tiles were incredibly cheap to fabricate and install but could have a huge impact on the health of the Sydney coast, and eventually the world’s oceans.

PONANT is renowned for small luxury expeditions and cruises to exciting destinations in Asia, Oceania, Polynesia, the Kimberley, New Zealand and the Sub Antarctic Islands - destinations that are all reachable by a short flight.

Following two shark attacks at Cid Harbour in the Whitsundays, the devices will be supplied to all 40 boats in the fleet.

This strategic move is the next step in Darrouzet’s plan to continue developing Abell Point as a leading international marina.

Also, being developed on land will be a café, chandlery and a new amenities building which will include shower and laundry facilities.

The re-accreditation process included a thorough review of the marina’s policies and procedures.

Bay of Islands Sailing Week and the Anniversary Day Regatta are putting on a free rally from Opua in the Bay of Islands to Kawau Island in the Hauraki Gulf.