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Tis the Season for Helping Others


On Tuesday 21 December, The Boat Works’ extended family spread some much-needed cheer and practical donations to charitable organisations supporting the families and individuals in need on the Gold Coast. Coming together in the spirit of the season, the staff, tenants, business owners and customers of the boatyard and marina have raised funds and collected […]

The 5 Best Fishing Podcasts to Listen to in 2022


There used to be a time when podcast hosts could be big fish in a little pond. Now, there are podcasts covering every subject from unsolved murder mysteries to entrepreneurship to, you know it … fishing. With such a run of options, picking a new podcast to try out can feel like having to choose […]

Fort Myers Boating Guide


Fort Myers is the county seat of Lee County, Florida, in the state’s Southwest region. This city is a significant tourist area offering several opportunities to explore local waterways.  For example, the Caloosahatchee River connects Fort Myers with the Gulf of Mexico through the Charlotte Harbor. In addition, the tropical savanna climate of the area […]

West Palm Beach Snorkeling Spots


West Palm Beach is nestled along the Atlantic Ocean in southern Florida. The area offers many opportunities to access the waterways, including the Lake Worth Lagoon, and direct access to the ocean. In addition, the tropical climate makes it possible to go snorkeling in the waters of West Palm Beach year-round. Plus, with approximately 47 […]

What is a Tri-Hull Boat?

Boats have three basic hull types; monohull, catamaran, and trimaran. Tri-hull boats are really a hybridization of a trimaran and a monohull boat. The design uses sponsons on either side of the main hull to add buoyancy and width at the bow, which adds interior volume.  In essence, a tri-hull boat is a deep V […]

Best Gift Ideas for Boaters This 2021 Holiday Season

10 boating gift ideas for December holidays, from Christmas and Hanukkah, to Kwanzaa or Boxing Day.

How Many Hours is a Lot for a Boat?


Both inboard and outboard marine motors are dependable for an average of 1500 hours. After that point, they become undependable, and you don’t want to be five miles out when they decide to break down. Of course, Sea Tow will be glad to come to get you. Still, the point is, a boat with an […]

Fiesta celebrates Mega Sheds & Mega Year!


The Boat Works threw open the gates to their Superyacht yard to welcome 400 guests for a Carnivale-themed ‘topping out’ party celebrating the completion of the first of the four new 20-metre sheds. With the mesmerising backdrop of a marina packed with vessels 50 to 100-feet, palm trees and a vivid summer sunset, guests samba-ed […]

Wake Boats Guide: A Surf And Ski Vessels Handbook

Are you looking for the perfect wake boat? Check out our ski and surf boat guide.

Documentation Needed To Sell A Boat: Be Ready!

A handy guide for preparing all the documents you’ll need to sell your boat.