Alcohol & Water Don’t Mix

Alcohol & Water Don’t Mix

Operation Safer Water This month RMS Maritime is conducting a special operation - Operation Safer Water: Alcohol & Water Don’t Mix - to raise awareness of blood alcohol limits and educate boat owners about the dangers of mixing alcohol with water based activities....

Keep Your Family Safe On The Water This Christmas

Keep Your Family Safe On The Water This Christmas

Water-based activities peak during the Christmas holiday period, and unfortunately, so do accidents. While a boating trip is a fantastic way to celebrate the festive season, it is important to always make marine safety a priority. Here are SOME boating safety tips to...

What Safety Equipment Do I Need For My Boat?

What Safety Equipment Do I Need For My Boat?

As a boat owner, safety should always be your priority. Therefore,  if you have recently acquired a boat, it's important that you equip it with the appropriate safety devices that will save lives should something untoward happen during your boating trip. You and your...

Narooma Boats Afloat 2017

Narooma Boats Afloat 2017

Boating enthusiasts unite! The annual Narooma Boats Afloat is here once again and if you love boats or sailing in general, then this event is certainly one you shouldn't miss. This year's celebration will be held from the 17th - 19th of November on the pristine waters...

Which Lifejacket is Right for Me?

Which Lifejacket is Right for Me?

There is no doubt that lifejackets save lives. In the event that your boat capsizes or you meet a situation where you have to abandon a vessel, a lifejacket can keep you afloat long enough for rescuers to find you. However, not all lifejackets are the same. Each...

Why Do I Have to Have a Boatcode?

Why Do I Have to Have a Boatcode?

For those who love sailing, nothing beats the feeling of being in the open waters, feeling the ocean breeze in your face, and tasting the salt in the air. Being surrounded by the sea is indeed a calming experience, which is why it isn't any wonder that there are a...

Lifejackets Save Lives

Lifejackets Save Lives

The 2016 Royal Life Saving National Drowning Report makes for very sad reading. 280 people drowned in Australian waterways in 2016, 96 of these were in NSW, and 16% of overall accidents were boating accidents. As a coastal nation who loves the water, it is...