BOATING

Planning a boat trip is never complete without delicious food, but it can be tricky because of the limited space and resources you have on a boat. Preparing, cooking, eating and cleaning up can be a little challenging when you’re on a boat, so you...

It may be an inflated bladder or a soft foam. It may be cylindrical, spherical or flat. Fenders are your best protection from expensive and unexpected damage to your boat. These bumpers absorb the shock of vessel movement so that neither your boat nor what...

Queensland can be a tough competitor in the boating world because of its scenic beauty, plenty of fish biting and World Heritage-hugging waterways. Whether you own a yacht, a houseboat, cruiser or a tall ship, there are many premier marinas where you can park, relax...

Technology is undeniably a big part of our daily lives, whether it’s work or play. With the huge influence of technology on our day-to-day activities, this doesn’t exclude boating. There are so many apps now that are designed specifically for every boating need — from...

The Northern Territory is a haven for boaters. The state’s vivid blue waters and tropical climate make it suitable for boating, swimming and other water adventures. In fact, the Northern Territory has some of the best sailing and fishing spots in all of Australia. Here...

Australia’s island state has a diverse coastline. As such, boating in Tasmania lends itself to a variety of experiences — from sailing the high seas to fishing in rivers and streams. Tassie is divided into five parts, and each of these areas provides boaters with...

With a total coastline of 5,000km, boating in South Australia isn’t simply a popular hobby — it’s a lifestyle. South Australia’s cool temperate waters make it ideal for cruising, sailing, fishing and a lot of other water-themed activities. Crystal-clear waters also mean you can easily...

Sydney Harbour is one of the most beautiful places to visit when boating. You can cruise across crystal blue waters as you visit one marina after another. Sydney Harbour is also a busy commercial, so unsurprisingly, there’s a diverse range of recreational and commercial boats...

There are a lot of opportunities for boating in Victoria. You don’t even have to leave Melbourne. But, of course, there are tons of places within the state that are waiting to be discovered. No better way to do that than to take to the...

Smartphones and other gadgets have made our lives so much easier. While boating, they can be used as supplementary navigation and communication tools. They can also be your primary source of entertainment while out on the water. Unfortunately, these gadgets aren’t made for the marine...