Last updated on April 20th, 2018 at 10:29 amEver since its launch back in 2017, the Quintrex Frontier boat range has been embraced by many anglers in Australia. It is available in five different lengths with an option of a side or center console. Each iteration sports the new Quintrex Apex hull, plus a Live … Continue reading Quintrex 530 Frontier Boat Review Australia
Last updated on April 30th, 2019 at 01:08 pmThe most popular types of outboard engines these days are the four-stroke and the direct fuel-injection two-stroke. Both of these engines passed the strict regulations regarding the engine’s exhaust emission in the US and Europe. Boaters still debate the better choice, but ultimately, it’s a matter of … Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Outboard Engines
Last updated on April 11th, 2019 at 04:49 pmWithout question, fishing can be quite a challenge. Patience is a virtue greatly valued here and you need to be observant. You also need to have the proper gear to help you get the fish you’re going after. But thanks to current technology, fishing is becoming easier … Continue reading 5 Handy Apps for Fishing & Boating
It’s a common sight –you see boat owners eagerly getting in line to wait for their turn on the boat ramps and launch their vessels. For those who are new to recreational boating, you should know that waiting to launch or retrieve your boat will not always be a pleasant experience. There will be delays, … Continue reading Public Boat Ramp Safety Tips & Etiquette
In NSW, there are two types of boat licenses, a general boat driving licence and PWC (personal watercraft) driving licence. A general boat driving licence is required if you drive a powered vessel for recreational purposes at a speed of 10 knots or more. A PWC driving licence is required to drive any vessel with … Continue reading Do I Need A Boat Licence in NSW?
Last updated on February 6th, 2020 at 10:27 amSeeing your options before actually buying makes the shopping experience more exciting. The chance to see the specifications, compare prices, performance or see what colours it comes in will get your motor running in no time, and help you find the best personal watercraft to suit your … Continue reading 5 Great Jet Skis (Personal Watercraft) On The Market
For the fisherman out there, we take a look at 3 of the best fibreglass fishing boats including the Haines Hunter 365R, Sea Fox 288 Commander & Whittley SL22 Sea Legend. Continue reading
Last updated on January 19th, 2018 at 04:21 pmIn Queensland, it is required that you have a boat licence (also called a marine licence) if you are operating a vessel that has an engine power greater than 4.5kW. It is also important to remember that in QLD a boat (known as a Queensland regulated ship) … Continue reading Do I Need A Boat Licence in QLD?
Last updated on October 13th, 2017 at 12:29 pmWhen it comes to the condition of motorboats, one of the best ways to determine current or potential problems is by observing the boat smoke and lubricating oil. First up, exhaust gases from marine engines should be clear. Any color of smoke can warn you of potential … Continue reading Boat 101: Boat Smoke and Lubricating Oil