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PBS at Sail Expo Show 2014:



PBS exhibited the Jeanneau 41 Deck-Saloon and a near new Sun Odyssey 409 at the Sail-Expo Show at RPAYC on 22nd and 23rd of March and were very pleased with the interest and enquiry. To-date a 41DS order has been secured as a result and the SO409 also sold. PBS have supported this ‘yacht specific’ [...]

Performance Boating Sales 2014 Jeanneau Rendezvous:



This year’s Rendezvous took place on Pittwater and Broken Bay, with the briefing held at the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club and event start off Scotland Island. The day comprised of both a cruising observation rally and racing divisions with a wide variety of Jeanneau models taking part. Despite the forecast the day was fine [...]

Sail Handling for cruising:



Having sailed for over 40 years we sometimes forget that many have not been as lucky to have been introduced to sailing at a young age, so from time to time we need to remind ourselves that there are those who may not have had the opportunity to learn what we have from years of [...]

Sun Fast 3600 wins first event:



The Sun Fast 3600 “Yolo” won its first event in class 2 IRC against formidable opposition with an impressive 2,2,1, 1 scoreline. Among the fleet were some very well known & previously successful race yachts being the Mat 1010, new upgraded A35, JPK 10.80, GS37 and J109. The first one available to Australia has already [...]

Sun Odyssey 349 on the way:



The first of the new Sun Odyssey 349′s is due here in early June and will be on display at the Sydney Show. Having been awarded the “2014 Consumer Choice award for Best Monohull over 30′ ” at the Miami International Boat Show this is clearly a yacht that has appeal. A considerable amount of [...]

Integrity 340 Sedan 2014 model:



The first 2014 model Integrity 340 Sedan has just arrived to Australia and is due for delivery to Sydney next month. This is the seventh Integrity 340 sold to NSW owners and with further refinements this exceptional displacement cruiser is unmatched for ease of handling, cost of running, quality and reliability. Contact PBS for further [...]

Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 ‘Fastrak X’ 500 mile delivery.



The new Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 has been eagerly awaited across the world, not in the least by our colleagues at Sea Ventures, the Jeanneau dealer in the UK. Nigel Colley is the managing director at Sea Ventures and he has had numerous successes racing his ‘Fastrak’ yachts. Recently they have been Sun Fast 3200s but now he [...]

New Sun Odyssey 349:



The new Sun Odyssey 439 launched in December at the Paris Show is everything you would expect of the current and highly regarded ‘9’ series Sun Odyssey’s and more with some very clever new ideas, and considerably versatility. This is a big volume 34 footer with twin wheels and a modern chined hull for stiffness [...]

PBS Jeanneau Rendezvous 2014:



Plans are well underway for this year’s Jeanneau Rendezvous on March the 29th starting at Newport on Pittwater and finishing at Akuna Bay where a function will take place at the Cielo restaurant/function centre. A feeder sail-in-company will leave Watson’s Bay on Sydney Harbour at 12 noon on Friday 28th to Pittwater for those coming [...]

New Sun Odyssey 349 demo offer:



PBS has on order one of the first of the new Sun Odyssey 439’s which we plan to display at the Sydney Show in late July. We’re willing to make this demonstrator yacht available at a significant discount in lieu of having access to it for the show and a magazine test, so if you’re [...]