The Yacht and Boat – Boating Safety section is always growing. More information becomes available every week on new boating safety equipment and information.
Safety in boats, yachts & watercraft – at sea or in calm waters – is a focus of the Yacht & Boat web site.
Our boat safety information is presented to the Australian boating community based on our close collaboration with the State and Federal Government bodies for Maritime Safety in Australia.
Boat safety requirements in Victoria vary from powered to sail vessels and in varying conditions.
There are minimum requirements for boats under 8 metres in length and boats 8 -15 metres in length.
Sleeping aboard can be one of the joys of boating. Water lapping against the hull combined with a gentle rocking can provide a great night’s sleep
Over the years I have seen a number of unattended moored yachts whose accidentally unfurled sails propelled their hosts in circles for weeks on end
What boating safety equipment is required for safe boating in smooth & partially smooth waters on the Qld coast?
The Search and Rescue Council (SAR) International Satellite System has become increasingly effective and efficient in terms of its detection and rescue coordination.