Archive | Latest Boating News RSS feed for this section

Sun Fast 3200: IRC boat of the year 2014!

Translated from the French press release… “Good customs and traditions must live on” says an old adage. To honour it, the editors from nautical media and the UNCL office (the French IRC rating authority) met in a Parisian brasserie to elect the IRC Boat of the Year. The new models launched in 2014 have not […]

“The new 349 offers a lot of quality, performance and plain fun in an affordable package.”

View the Sun Odyssey 349 at Performance Boating now! Review of the new Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 349 from Bluewater Sailing. Jeanneau 349 | The new 349 offers a lot of quality, performance and plain fun in an affordable package Last winter, right after the Strictly Sail Miami show, we had the chance to test a […]

Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 progress:

Todd Giraudo’s Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 “Kraken” sailed for the first time late last month and has now completed its first race as a build up to its crack at the Sydney-Hobart. In the Blue Water Points Score race from Sydney to Newcastle, then Bass Island in Wollongong and back “Kraken” finished a very respectable […]

Explore the Mediterranean on your own yacht?

Ever thought of exploring the med’ on your own yacht? PBS have made this possible for clients over the years delivering new yachts direct from the Jeanneau factory, and also brokering second-hand yachts that are Med’ based, so if this is something that you would like to explore contact us to talk through the options […]

Integrity 320 Express – All new model:

The brand new Integrity 320 Express is a completely new model to the range and one that we are very excited about. With all of the features that Integrity Sedans are famous for, but with a new low price and higher top speed for those that on occasion would like to get places more quickly, […]

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 349 – Simply Sensational!

There is only one word to describe the new Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 349 and that is “sensational”. The way it sails, how it behaves, how easy it is to handle has to be experienced. Make no mistake this is the future of cruising yachts and if it doesn’t get European Yacht of the Year we’ll […]

Trade a Boat reviews the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 349

“The Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 349 is the epitome of the modern cruising sailboat, but there’s plenty of unique subtleties once you look closer… A notable feature on the Jeanneau 349 sail boat is the simple sail controls and clean decks thanks to the absence of jib cars and mainsheet track. Halyards are controlled from twin […]

Rendezvous winners

At the Jeanneau NSW Rendezvous earlier this year, Sydney City Marine donated a major prize of a $2500 gift voucher as well as giving a $250 gift voucher to each yacht that participated. The lucky winners of the major were prize were the crew of the Sun Odyssey 44i Weekend Option’. Owned by three families, Weekend Option […]

Fleet vies for inaugural Newcastle Bass Island win

Twenty yachts are expected take part in the 200 nautical mile Newcastle Bass Island Yacht Race, which kicks off at 7.00pm this Friday evening local time and is a new addition to the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s prestigious Blue Water Pointscore Series (BWPS). The new race will take the fleet from a start line […]

Getting ready for the Hobart

Jeanneau is getting ready for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Yes, that’s right, the 70th ‘Hobart’ will see the newest racing boat from Jeanneau line up on the start line. The brand new Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 was launched at the recent Sydney International Boat Show and her West Australian owner has kept her […]