Owning a boat is one thing, but maintaining it is another. It can be a big job and yes, can get expensive. Owning a boat myself, I can feel the pain, but in most cases the cost side of things generally comes down to me. I have found over the years that when I get slack or say “she’ll be right”, it generally won’t be right! Let’s have a look at keeping things right with a general maintenance plan. Depending on your use, it may vary, but the following should be at the very least, the minimum to keep your pride and joy looking neat and staying reliable.Read More
Over the many years I have been involved in the Marine Industry I have been lucky to test out many a new boat from a lot of different manufactures from around Australia. That sounds like fun and in most cases it is, however it doesn’t always go to plan. So how do we minimize issues when going to the water? Whether its the boats first time or you are a seasoned veteran that hasn’t been out for a few months. What steps do you take to make sure you are safe and able to return home after a big day on the water?Read More
What makes one boat different to the next? Of course you can look at the boat and tell the difference between a half cabin and a bow rider, and a center console against a runabout. When we are looking to buy a new boat we look at the configuration that suits our needs, size, power etc, but how many people really pay attention to the shape of the hull?Read More
With most of us putting in some big working hours during the week, we need to find ways to get out and enjoy what our beautiful world has to offer. There is no better way than enjoying some time on the water. For most Australians we are fortunate to have some of the best and cleanest waters in the world with a massive diversity in what we can do on, or in the water. Anything from diving, swimming, fishing, whale watching, the list is endless, and so is are number of places you can explore.Read More
OceanCat Marine are very pleased to announce that we will be taking to two of our Roger Hill design catamarans to be presented at the Sydney International Boat Show.
The whole OceanCat fleet has been designed to offer boats with practical solutions to a trailerable range of catamaran hulls allowing for extended stays with all the creature comforts of our bigger on water vessels.Read More