Afloat Magazine June 2017, No, 332

AFLOAT Magazine June 2017 cover

Front cover: Representing Matthew Flinders Anglican College, Buderim, James Hodgson, 17, and his crew of Taylor Rogers, Zach Edwards and James Beveridge won the 2017 Australian Schools Match Racing Championship in Brisbane.
Photo Mike Hodgson.

50th Sydney International Boatshow


Don't Give Up te Ship. By Bruce Stannard

Don’t Give Up the Ship!

Bruce Stannard

Barging Through France

Kevin Green

MetEye – a giant step forward in navigational safety

John Boyce

Kalang – the long and rousing life of a car ferry

Graeme Andrews

Silicon-blunting painful tails

Alan Lucas

Barging Through France. By Kevin Green.
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Harbour Happenings

Crossword Puzzle – John Gray

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Fishing with David Lockwood

Boats For Sale

On the Water with David Lockwood


Foul Bottoms with John Quirk

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Galley Gourmet with Captain Chaos

Tide Chart



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