Archive | October, 2015

Sailors With disABILITIES World Record Attempt


Sailors with disABILITIES have just launched their world record attempt, the Sydney to Sydney Challenge. The Sydney to Sydney Challenge is a world-first adventure that will see Sailors with disABILITIES attempt to set a world record for the Sydney to Lord Howe Island passage with a disabled crew of 10 in a mono-hull yacht, the […]

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YOTI Product Review – Bilge Buddy


A good friend of YOTI and local yacht owner on Pittwater, Paul Pascall, has come up with a very neat machine he calls the Bilge Buddy. Paul says it’s a completely self-contained, portable, ready to use, submersible bilge pump. He originally conceived and designed the idea around a pump that could easily and quickly pump […]

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Columbia 27 – Selkie – October 2015


In Selkie Glenn found the perfect boat for him to sail solo on his budget. A member at Wynnum Manly Yacht Club in Brisbane, Glenn is seen in the attached photo just before the long road trip north. As an experienced carpenter a few bits of teak decking will be the first job for Glenn […]

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A Most Enjoyable Experience with YOTI


Just a short note to thank you very much for your assistance in the purchase of our new yacht, Hanse 342 Elena. This is the fourth yacht that I have purchased, and your professional and helpful attitude, made it a most enjoyable experience. Tim, I can’t thank you enough for all your help. You went […]

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Marine Rescue NSW Art Union


Marine Rescue NSW has kicked off the summer boating season with the launch of its biggest fundraising campaign yet, the Great Outdoor Getaway Art Union. Supporters of MRNSW can enter the draw for a prize package worth $281,500, featuring off-road caravans, 4WD vehicles, boats, two cars, a quad bike and cash. MRNSW provides a vital […]

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Preparing Your Yacht For Sale


If you have decided to sell your yacht, here are some tips that will help make the process that much smoother. First impressions count, remember you only have one chance to make a favourable impression. 1. Make sure everything is clean and operational Starting with the exterior wash and polish the hull, polish all stainless […]

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Hanse 385 – Bob – September 2015


Representing one of only a few Hanse 385’s to come onto the market, Bob was purchased by a small group of keen family sailors. Ease of handling, performance, volume and style were the big boxes ticked by the 385. Renamed ‘Amici’ or friends in Latin, the yacht is now berthed on Pittwater and we’re sure […]

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South Coast 36 – Suzie – September 2015


The South Coast 36 is a proven high capacity and solid cruiser. Suzie was a very good example and has gone to a great home as a weekend get away for an experienced boatie on Sydney Harbour.

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