Afloat Magazine March 2017, No, 329

AFLOAT Magazine March 2017 cover

Front cover: The Australian Wooden Boat Festival fleet musters in The River Derwent prior to entering the Harbour and Constitution Dock. The Dutch Royal yacht Oranje can be seen astern of Sean Langman’s Olive May.

Photo Suzy Bekkedahl.

Gold Coast International Boat Show 2017


Will one sleep wonders wreck the Sydney-Hobart race? By Bruce Stannard

Chantey Town: On Top Down Under – the AWBF 2017

Bruce Stannard

Man v. Machine: are the supermaxis fair?

David Salter

Will one sleep wonders wreck the Sydney-Hobart race?

Bruce Stannard

Mind Over Water … the healing power of the sea

Michael Troy

Point Danger – the seaward end of a state border

Alan Lucas

Red Bull Dinghy Derby delivers madness and mayhem.
every month

Editor's Column

Book Review with Peter Campbell


Nautical Quiz with Jim Broadside

Harbour Happenings

Crossword Puzzle – John Gray

On the Waterfront Pictorial

Product & Industry Review

Fishing with David Lockwood

Boats For Sale

On the Water with David Lockwood


Foul Bottoms with John Quirk

Upcoming Events

Weather with Malcolm Riley


Galley Gourmet with Captain Chaos

Tide Chart



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Kurnell Catamaran Club supports youth sailors

Muir gets behind Australian circumnavigation for Parkinson’s

Multiple formats for Sydney Harbour combined clubs Winter racing

M32 Australian Series: Jerwood’s Redline Racing Supreme

Australian Sailing Championship at Lane Cove over Easter

Darren Lowder 20th Memorial Regatta Trial Bay NSW

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