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These 5 Spare Parts Will Save The Day! - Power Boats News
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These 5 Spare Parts Will Save The Day!

Spending an hour to round up these handy spare parts will save your fishing trip at least once in your life. Promise!

Insane Tinnie Racing on the Murray River - Power Boats News
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Insane Tinnie Racing on the Murray River

Around bends barely wide enough to fit the boats through, these guys are racing 30hp fishing tinnies at speeds over 80kmph. It's nuts, it's very Australian, it's called the Red Bull Dinghy Derby.

Look Inside a $10 Million Boat House and Lakeside Mansion - Power Boats News
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Look Inside a $10 Million Boat House and Lakeside Mansion

9000 square foot, 17 overhead cranes, $10 Million. Not to mention the priceless boats it houses!

Sinking Ship - Ships Ships! - Power Boats News
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Sinking Ship - Ships Ships!

Watch how the load up a couple of superyachts, and some smaller boats into the Super Servant 4, a cargo ship designed to ship Ships!

This silver bullet is NOT a submarine, it's a superyacht! - Power Boats News
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This silver bullet is NOT a submarine, it's a superyacht!

A quick glance at the latest creation by Heesen yachts might leave you wondering which Bond villain ordered the polished alloy submarine, but on closer inspection, it's a ground breaking new design in super yachts.

Australia's best head to NZ for Superboat World Titles - Power Boats News
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Australia's best head to NZ for Superboat World Titles

Some of Australia's best V8 Superboat drivers will 'travel across the ditch' to New Zealand for the 2016 UIM World Jetsprint Championships this weekend for the first of two rounds back-to-back at the popular Meremere and Bay Park venues.

See what a $4 million Boat Designed by Bugatti Looks Like. - Power Boats News
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See what a $4 million Boat Designed by Bugatti Looks Like.

They became the wet dream of many a car enthusiast when Bugatti released the Veyron back in 2005. Now, the luxury car manufacturer has partnered with Palmer Johnson to design a cruiser, designed as a tender for a super-yacht, or just a really fancy way to

Death Defying Lighthouse Keepers - Power Boats News
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Death Defying Lighthouse Keepers

Soon we'll be talking about Taxi Drivers and Pilots in the same nostalgic tones as we speak of Lighthouse Keepers... But while it might be sad that service based jobs are dying a slow death at the hands of 21st century technology, some jobs are probably b

It's game on at Temora for the V8 Superboats - Power Boats News
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It's game on at Temora for the V8 Superboats

The Australian V8 Superboat Championship could be settled this weekend at Allcott Hire Park in Temora where Australia's fastest drivers will look to unseat reigning champion, Victorian Phonsy Mullan.

Garmin Panoptix now available for thru-hull installation - Power Boats News
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Garmin Panoptix now available for thru-hull installation

Garmin's game-changing Panoptix all-seeing sonar technology is now available with a thru-hull transducer for simple installation on larger fibreglass boats.

Thousands of boats - one  - SAIL 2015 - Power Boats News
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Thousands of boats - one - SAIL 2015

Garmin scoops NMEA Awards pool - Power Boats News
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Garmin scoops NMEA Awards pool

Garmin has received the honour of being the most recognised company in the marine electronics field by the National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA).

Garmin GHP Reactor autopilot - Power Boats News
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Garmin GHP Reactor autopilot

The most responsive autopilot on the water is now available from Garmin

Australia's best Superboat drivers back in Cabarita this wee - Power Boats News
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Australia's best Superboat drivers back in Cabarita this wee

After a ten week sabbatical, the Australian V8 Superboats Championship will return to action this weekend at the Tweed Valley Jetsprint Club at Cabarita Beach on the north coast of New South Wales for the fourth round of the season. Another strong field o

Docking like a boss - Best done sober. - Power Boats News
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Docking like a boss - Best done sober.

Over in Norway, they take drinking seriously. That includes drinking while on the water, and that comes right down to the sneaky glass of champagne you have with the family on a Sunday afternoon.

101m SuperYacht crosses highway in Netherlands. - Power Boats News
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101m SuperYacht crosses highway in Netherlands.

It's not every day a 101.5m long super yacht floats across a highway, but this week Project 808 from super yacht manufacturers 'Feadship' did just that, as it began a journey to its new owners in Rotterdam harbor.

Mullan and Garlick take V8 Superboat honours at Temora - Power Boats News
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Mullan and Garlick take V8 Superboat honours at Temora

Dual Australian Unlimited Superboat champion Phonsy Mullan has opened his 2015 championship account in perfect fashion in front of a record crowd under lights at MAX HIRE Park in Temora, after dominating the opening round from first practice.

Temora to host Australian Championship season opener - Power Boats News
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Temora to host Australian Championship season opener

The Australian V8 Superboat Championships will return to its unofficial home at MAX HIRE Park in Temora on March 7 for the first round of the 2015 season, promising another exciting battle between the country's best drivers.

New beach moorings at Rottnest Island - Power Boats News
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New beach moorings at Rottnest Island

Some sorely needed new moorings installed at Rottnest Island, WA

Comments sought on changes to boat mooring in WA waters - Power Boats News
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Comments sought on changes to boat mooring in WA waters

Western Australian boat owners are being given the chance to participate in a review of the use and management of boat moorings in WA.

Sanctuary Cove to open Summer Boating Season with a bang - Power Boats News
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Sanctuary Cove to open Summer Boating Season with a bang

Sanctuary Cove will welcome an age old tradition, largely recognised by the marine industry around the world, to The Marine Village this weekend with the Opening of the Summer Boating Season.

Marine industry invited to jump on board SCIBS 2015 - Power Boats News
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Marine industry invited to jump on board SCIBS 2015

Exhibitor opportunities open from November 6, 2014

Five Spare Parts That Will Save Your Day on the Water. - Power Boats News
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Five Spare Parts That Will Save Your Day on the Water.

We've all seen it, and most of us have done it. You know, that old trick where the wife's standing on the ramp, the kids are in the boat, the car is parked and the day is gorgeous. Where's the key?

Outboard Motor Maintenance Tips - Power Boats News
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Outboard Motor Maintenance Tips

With summer fast approaching, why not use the downtime to give your outboard a once over?

From a time when petrol wasn't $1.70 a litre. - Power Boats News
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From a time when petrol wasn't $1.70 a litre.

The 1920's and 1930's were an exciting time in the world of speed records on water. This week we came across a lovely picture of an iconic boat from the era, Miss America IX, at the time the worlds fastest boat with a top speed of over 200kmph.

Boaties for dinner: classic Aussie rescue story in the NT - Power Boats News
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Boaties for dinner: classic Aussie rescue story in the NT

Upturned boat, crocodile infested river, two men cowering in the mangroves and a 'no worries mate' rescue. Is that a classic Aussie rescue story or what!?