Archive | Latest Boating News RSS feed for this section

Jeanneau Special offers with short deliveries:



To celebrate Jeanneau’s 60th anniversary PBS would like to offer the following short delivery yachts at very special pricing. Note that these yachts are available to the World on a first-come-first-served basis and can be secured with a 10% deposit, but the pricing offer is unique to PBS clients. 1/ Merry Fisher 795: Available now […]

Sun Odyssey 349 continued success:



With 16 Sun Odyssey 349’s in Sydney and another one on the way, this design is following the World-wide success of this extraordinary cruising yacht. Even after two and a half years of production demand is so high that the factory has increased capacity to produce more than one a day! One of the latest examples […]

Sailing her in – 12 tips to make it easier:



If you sail for long enough, at some point you will have an engine failure. Instead of calling for help, a bit of preparation and – dare I say it – practice, might save the day and let you sail in. I learned the hard way, by sailing an engine-free yacht along the Queensland coast […]

Jeanneau Owners Australia Association



Performance Boating Sales, in conjunction with our fellow Jeanneau dealers around Australia, have taken the initiative and established a Jeanneau owners Australia Facebook page and website for the benefit of Jeanneau owners, both sail and power, around the Country. The purpose is to create an independent forum for Jeanneau owners to share ideas, their adventures, […]

Sail Port Stephens Regatta



It’s some time away, but the Sail Port Stephens Regatta marina space was booked out by the end of November last year. It’s a must-do for Jeanneau owners who either like to spinnaker or non-spinnaker race in a fantastic friendly atmosphere. Last year Jeanneau’s dominated the Commodore’s Cup part of the event, this year to […]

New Jeanneau 51 off to a strong start



Both the Jeanneau 54, introduced to the World last year, and the new Jeanneau 51 have proven to be a huge International success. Before it has even started production the 51 is making a remarkable debut Worldwide and has been widely acclaimed at the recent major European Shows. Production is virtually sold-out for the 2017 […]

Jeanneau Special Offers



There are only a handful of boats available for summer delivery from Jeanneau, in fact the factory is so busy that some models are sold out well beyond that. Here are the few remaining summer deliveries, which we are offering at very special offer pricing: Sun Odyssey 349 offer $222,002 with $28,202 of options inc’ […]

Jeanneau Cup Race 1



The first of our summer series of races based out of Middle Harbour, the  ‘Jeanneau Cup Race 1’, will be held on Saturday the 26 of November. These are races that are part of the MHYC calendar, within which we have a Jeanneau division and separate Jeanneau prizes. They are a lot of fun and […]

Performance Boating Sales officially a Jeanneau Power dealer



Performance Boating Sales has formally been announced as the Jeanneau Power Boat dealer for Pittwater working in conjunction with Matthew Willett the NSW importer who are based at Middle harbour. Jeanneau are the biggest producers of Power boats in Europe and also the highest acclaimed having won more awards than any other manufacturer. The range […]

Headsail hard to furl? A rigger’s trouble-shooting tips



First let’s deal with the headsail that won’t furl at all. Jammed furlers are a major cause of forestay problems, so your absolute priority is not to damage the forestay. Winch that furling line to get the sail in when the furler is jammed and, at least, you risk ‘bird-caging’ the top of the wire. […]