|News for the Last 7 Days - FishingBoating-World
Superior wins 2014 ISS Excellence in Innovation Award for Waterscape
By Superior Jetties, ,
9:14 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Representing superlative achievement with a focus on sustainability, the awards were presented 29 October at the 24th Anniversary of ISS’s Awards Gala in Fort Lauderdale, Florida during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. The Excellence in Innovation Award was accepted by David Hogan, son of Superior CEO, John and Jackie Hogan in front of an international audience. ...
Sanctuary Cove Boat Show - Marine industry invited to jump on board
By Chanelle Rodger, ,
3:53 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
2015 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show - After a successful 2014, Mulpha Sanctuary Cove is gearing up for its 27th annual Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show, with exhibitor opportunities opening next week (November 6). ...
New online service helps turn your unwanted Boat Bitz into cash
By Peter Pembroke, ,
3:31 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
A brand new online classifieds website called Boat Bitz has just been launched specifically focused on helping boat owners clear their unwanted or unused boating and fishing equipment. ...
Eagle One luxury motoryacht – seeking new owner
By Swan Super Lines, ,
3:28 AM Thu 30 Oct 2014 GMT
Built by one of Japan’s premier shipyards, EAGLE ONE has kept pace with modern luxury with a series of refits, most recently 2014, and is for sale, under $1m. ...
Ten crucial actions to save the Great Barrier Reef
By WWF Australia, ,
4:36 PM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
WWF-Australia and the Australian Marine Conservation Society have released a 10-point plan to save the Great Barrier Reef, in response to the Queensland Government’s Draft Reef 2050 strategy. ...
Henri Lloyd's famous summer sample sale on now
By Fran Burke, Sydney ,
10:47 AM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
The famous Henri Lloyd Summer Sample Sail is in now at the Henri Lloyd showroom in Crows Nest, Sydney! Huge range of samples and discontinued lines from Henri Lloyd's marine, footwear and lifestyle collections for men and women. Discounts of up to 80% off original RRP! ...
Where is the Deepwater Horizon oil?
By Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, ,
7:54 AM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
During the 2010 crisis, some of the oil gushing from the seafloor appeared as slicks on the sea surface, while roughly half of it, scientists estimate, remained trapped in deep ocean plumes of mixed oil and gas, one of which was more than a mile wide, hundreds of feet high and extended for miles southwest of the broken riser pipe at the damaged Macondo well. ...
Fisheries enforcement blitz targets snapper anglers
By Gemma Gadd, ,
5:39 AM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
The illegal take of snapper from Port Phillip, Western Port and Corner Inlet will be the focus of a Fisheries Victoria blitz starting Melbourne Cup long weekend. ...
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show - Australia among the best
By Emily Simpson, ,
3:38 AM Wed 29 Oct 2014 GMT
2014 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show - Australia’s leading superyacht organisation, Superyacht Australia will be showcasing the best of Australian brands at 2014 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show and promoting Australia as a cruising destination for global suoeryacht fleet. ...
Wahoo Smackdown V attracting record number of anglers
By John Bell, Bimini ,
8:24 PM Tue 28 Oct 2014 GMT
With some 30 boats already committed and at least another 10 anticipated, the November 13-15 Wahoo Smackdown hosted by the Bimini Big Game Club Resort and Marina will be the largest tournament in the history of the popular series. ...
Guy Harvey Outpost launches Data Collection Fishing App
By John Bell, St. Petersburg ,
10:41 AM Tue 28 Oct 2014 GMT
Mark Ellert, President of Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts and Lodges announced today the launch of the company’s new fishing app, iGHOFISH, created to serve as the record keeper for the company’s new 'Fish for the Future' fishing tournament along with tournament and special fishing events at its Guy Harvey Outpost destinations. ...
sMRT Inflatable SOS Dan Buoy selected by judges for METS Dame Awards
By Emily Simpson, ,
5:16 AM Tue 28 Oct 2014 GMT
SOS Marine and Mobilarm subsidiary Marine Rescue Technologies ('MRT') announce today that the sMRT Inflatable SOS Dan Buoy is one of the 45 products that have been nominated for final judging by the Design Award METS (DAME) 2014 jury. The products have been selected from a total of 116 entries from 23 nationalities from all over the world. ...
Girringun Ranger exercise targets illegal activities
By GBRMPA media, ,
7:58 PM Sun 26 Oct 2014 GMT
Conducting patrols in the sky, on the land and on the sea was all in a weekend’s work for Indigenous rangers at an exercise near Townsville this month, as part of efforts to spot and report illegal activities. The Girringun Aboriginal Rangers, who patrol the waters between Rollingstone Creek and Maria Creek, participated in a two-day training and surveillance operation hosted by the GBRMPA. ...
Arrested development – sediment wreaks havoc with fish larvae
By ARC Centre of Excellence, ,
11:14 AM Fri 24 Oct 2014 GMT
Sediments associated with dredging and flood plumes could have a significant impact on fish populations by extending the time required for the development of their larvae, according to Australian researchers. 'Sediment concentrations at levels found in plumes from dredging or in floods cause a significant delay in the development of clownfish larvae,' says study lead author, Dr Amelia Wenger. ...
Tauranga Boat Expo - Lancer and Sea Blade attend for the first time
By Kristen Hild, Auckland ,
10:25 AM Fri 24 Oct 2014 GMT
The Tauranga Boat Expo has proven a popular attraction for marine enthusiasts outside the main centres. This year, Lancer has chosen to join the show as part of their tour introducing the market to Sea Blade as well as their other exciting products. ...
Safer Boating Week: New Auckland Council Navigation come into effect
By Isla McKechnie, Auckland ,
10:04 AM Fri 24 Oct 2014 GMT
Safer Boating Week ended Friday, but with the start of Labour weekend here, there’s no better time to check your boat is safe and prepared to get out on the water over summer. Coinciding with Labour Weekend, new Auckland Council Navigation bylaws also come into effect from Saturday. ...
NMMA loses E15 fuel U.S. Court of Appeals Decision
By National Marine Manufacturers Association, ,
8:23 AM Fri 24 Oct 2014 GMT
While the battle in the U.S. over E15 might seem a local issue, its plainly has world-wide flow though for the recreationa marine market.The Engine Products Group, a coalition of organizations that includes NMMA, sought to block the EPA decision. ...