14 Nov 2015

Rigging Insurance Small Print

Changes to yacht insurance policies over the last couple of years have left many buyers asking, “How old’s the rigging?”. But what’s the real value in rigging insurance?

Initially driven by marine insurers, this policy has gained support from riggers and now seems set in stone. Yacht owners are left with a clear choice when it comes to the age of their rigging. Replace it every 10 years or you’re not insured. Continue Reading »

14 Oct 2015

Perfect Partner or Clever Captain

Living the cruising dream is the aim of many a sailor, so why do so many dreams come unstuck?

It’s an age old tale… the ultimate dream of many a sailor, to explore remote locations, warmer climates, away from the hustle of modern life. No phones, appointments or worries, just the weather, a good book and what’s for lunch.

Whether it’s a weekend in Bantry Bay, summer in Pittwater or North for a couple of months the draw of cruising adventure calls.

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